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Title: O'Brien Dredge at Station 186 Looking Southeast at Low Tide, New York City, 1935

Accession Number: 1984.187.50148
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NY, New York
Date: 1935-07-01
Description: 8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on July 1, 1935. Image of O'Brien dredge at Station 186 looking southeast at low tide in New York City. Visible in image: view of southwest Manhattan and its skyline from New Jersey, in foreground is the "O'BRIEN BROS. / DREDGING CORPS" dregding barge, a tugboat manuevering another barge: "... O'BRIEN", low tide shoreline, and two abandoned barges to the left. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. Typed on original negative sleeve: “50148 7/1/35 / 2349-6 / The Mason & Hanger Co. / 481 - 11th Ave., City" and handwritten: "O'Brien Dredge at / Sta. 186 + 00 - Looking / S.E. at Low Tide / M.H.T.4. July 1, 1935“.

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