Tugboat William Sprague: late 1800s

Tugboat William Sprague: late 1800s

Tugboat William Sprague which operated in the Boston area. Found an old NY Times article where the Sprague came upon the British bark Olive Mount on fire near Scituate, Massachusetts. Photo taken between 1880 and 1899. Detroit Publishing Company. Vintage photo provided by LOC. Original Medium: glass negative.