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Title: Pumping out ferry COLLEGE POINT wrecked near North Brother Island, Bronx, New York, December 13, 1901

Accession Number: 2008.28.4.401
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: gelatin silver print
Maker: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
Place: USA, NY, Bronx County, North Brother Island
Date: 1901-12-13
Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.4 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten in negative lower left "951"; lighter HENRY SEYMOUR, tugboat UNITY, and barge HELEN of Hartford, pumping out? ferry COLLEGE POINT wrecked near North Brother Island, Bronx, New York, December 13, 1901; see related photographs 2008.28.4.397-403; see accession file for December 14, 1901, New York Times article about the wreck, and saving passengers and horses.

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