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Title: Steamer ST. DUNSTAN afire and sunk at Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, January 9, 1901

Accession Number: 2008.28.3.137
Type: gelatin print
Maker: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
Place: USA, NY, Brooklyn, Erie Basin
Date: 1901-01-09
Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin print in album 2008.28.3 of Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.; handwritten lower left "783"; handwritten on album page below picture "Steamer 'ST. DUNSTAN'/ Afire and SUNK at ERIE BASIN, January 9, 1901"; Brooklyn, NY; tugboats JOHN FULLER and ADELAIDE alongside; pier shed has also been destroyed and there is a sidewheel steamer IDLEWILD burned and sunk off the stern of the steamship. See original negative 1964.660.132. See similar view 1964.660.133.

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