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Title: Steamship SAALE on fire, Jersey Flats, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900

Accession Number: 2008.28.3.114
Type: gelatin print
Maker: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
Place: USA, NJ, Hoboken
Date: 1900-06-30
Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin print in album 2008.28.3 of Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.; handwritten in negative lower left "723", and at bottom "S.S. 'Saale'/ On Jersey Flats after fire of June 30 - 1900"; steamship SAALE (built 1886) and tugboats CHAMPION and UNION of New York; see same scene 1964.660.95, 97-114, 117-122, 126-129, 135, 5063-5064, 5071-5072; see 1964.660.97 for original negative.

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