An image scanned from a color postcard depicting the yacht "Uvira" of Sir William Van Horne, off Eastport, Maine.
The Uvira was a 59 foot cutter yacht designed by William Fife, Jr. and built by Black and Co. at Southampton, in 1890. It was purchased in 1900 by Van Horne, a Canadian railroad magnate and hotelier.
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Fogler Library, DigitalCommons@UMaine,
MS 420, Pottle Postcard Collection
Maine, Eastport, Passamaquoddy Bay, yachts, cutters, boats, yachting, sailing, postcard