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Title: New York fireboat and tugboat fleet, New York City

Accession Number: 1964.660.1077
Type: gelatin glass negative
Maker: Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
Place: USA, NY, New York
Materials: glass
Description: Gelatin glass negative of Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.; neg. #3971; fire boat fleet, New York, New York; from left to right: 1) THE NEW YORKER (1890), 2) THOMAS WILLETT (1908), 3) JAMES DUANE (1908), 4) ABRAM S. HEWITT (1903), 5) GEORGE B. McCLELLEN (1904), 6) ZOPHAR MILLS (1882), 7) WILLIAM STRONG (1898), #s 8, 9, and 10 unidentified, probably SETH LOW, DAVID A. BOODY, and VELOX. HEWITT and McCLELLEN were sister ships. See 1964.660.1070-1074, 1077.

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