MESSINA, SICILY. This snap measures 5.5 x 3.25. It?s in good condition with light marks and minor corner wear. The back has a note: ?The men you see on the boat are workmen keeping to coal our ship which stopped at Massena [sic] on the 25th of Dec and which city as you know was entirely destroyed 2 days later with a loss of 200000 souls – .?