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Title: View of ruins at Purdy Boat Shop after fire, 1928

Accession Number: 1984.187.27566F
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld, Morris
Place: USA, NY, Port Washington
Date: 1928-04-01
Description: 5x7 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on April 1, 1928. Image of ruins at Purdy Boat Shop after the fire in Port Washington, NY. Visible in image: man standing among fire rubble of charred beams, gears, cement balls, pipes, et cetera. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. Typed on original negative sleeve: 27566-F 4/1/28 / General view of ruins at Purdy" and handwritten: "Box 2028".

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