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Title: Derricks MONARCH and RELIANCE carrying dredge FLOOD ROCK, Rikers Island, Bronx, New York, NY, August 1895

Accession Number: 2008.28.2.152
Type: gelatin silver print
Maker: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
Place: USA, NY, New York, Bronx, Rikers Island
Date: 1895-08
Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.2 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten on album page "Derricks 'Monarch' & 'Reliance' Carrying Dredge 'Flood Rock' ashore at Rikers I./ August 1895"; RELIANCE and MONARCH with chains lifting dredge FLOOD ROCK, 2 tugboats, Rikers Island, New York, August 1895; see related photographs 2008.28.2.149-153 and 2008.28.3.16 (camera copy).

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