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Re: 1890s Gray - John Snyder, plz
Posted by Ron Smith on November 13, 2017, 15:40:35, in reply to "1890s Gray - John Snyder, plz"
The color was called both Slate and War Color. I found the chip at NARA and it is a fairly dark neutral, no green to it. John likely has quicker access to the details I sent to him 7-10 years ago.
: John, I've read a contemporary account
: describing the color of OREGON on her way to
: Manila as a slate gray with a green tinge.
: Any thoughts on reasonable approximations
: using existing colors?
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