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Title: Steamship GEORGE W. CLYDE and tugboat AMERICA, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, March 9, 1896

Accession Number: 2008.28.2.195
Type: gelatin silver print
Maker: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
Place: USA, NY, Brooklyn, Erie Basin
Date: 1896-03-09
Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.2 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten in album "SS 'G.W. Clyde" going in Boston Docks/ Erie Basin March 9th 1896"; port view of steamship GEORGE W. CLYDE and bow view of tugboat AMERICA, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, March 9th 1896; see related photographs 1964.660.66 and 2008.28.2.190-197; see New York Times article March 1, 1896, for account of marine accidents in fog.

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