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George J. Mitchell Memorabilia

Mitchell Photograph Collection: m176

An object from the George J. Mitchell memorabilia collection.
Presented by:  U.S. Navy
Dimensions:  (cm): 37 x 50
Date:  1985
Location:  Crate 1
Catalog number:  m176
Inscription:  "Be it known: By all earthly mortals and others who may be honored by his distinguished presence that Senator George J. Mitchell was an honored member of the original illustrious Navy crew which forever distinguished itself when it Commissioned the Good Ship USS Stephen W. Groves (FFG-29) And, therefore, for this Good and sufficient reason, he is entitled by the laws of the sea to all the rights and privileges of a plank owner." Frame dimensions are 40 x 53.

Credit Line: George J. Mitchell Papers, George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library