Cedric Wilford Windas Collection
Collection:
Los Angeles Maritime Museum Collection
Object Type:
Drawing, Ink
Title:
First U.S. Naval Commission
Size Details:
4.5" wide x 8" high
Date:
03/31/1942
Description:
Ink drawing, illustration from artist Cedric Windas.

Title reads "FIRST U.S. NAVAL COMMISSION" and depicts image of Captain Samuel Nicols of the U.S. Marines, 1775; stamp on reverse dated "MAR 31 1942".
Explanation of Details:
COMMISSION: has several meanings. In this case, the word refers to the status of a naval officer.
Name of Collection:
Cedric Wilford Windas Collection
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