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Title: QUEEN ELIZABETH, leaving a New York Harbor pier, 1948

Accession Number: 1984.187.119501F
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1948-3-13
Materials: safety film, Kodak
Description: 5 x 7 Kodak safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons March 13, 1948 of the steam ship QUEEN ELIZABETH in New York Harbor being assisted with leaving the pier by the tugboat, E.F. MORAN, JR. of the Moran Towing Company, at the bow. QUEEN ELIZABETH was a 1031' passenger liner launched September 27, 1938 by the builder John Brown & Company of Clydebank, Glasgow, Scotland. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "119501F / [Box] 4989". Typed: "3/13/48 / Moran Towing Co / S/S Queen Elizabeth leaving". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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