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Title: Steamship SAALE and salvage vessels after fire at piers, Hoboken, NJ, June 1900

Accession Number: 2008.28.4.211
Type: gelatin silver print
Maker: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
Place: USA, NJ, Hoboken
Date: 1900-06-30
Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.4 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten in negative lower left "727" and at bottom "S.S. 'SAALE'"; steamship SAALE (built 1886) after fire, Jersey Flats, Hoboken, NJ, pier fire, June 30, 1900; tugboat COL. E. A. STEVENS, lighter ATLAS, C.R.R. of N.J. terminal in background; see related photographs 1964.660.95, 97-114, 117-122, 126-129, 135, 5063-5064, 5071-5072, and 2008.28.4.210-215. See 1964.660.101 for original negative, and 2008.28.3.117 for duplicate.

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