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Title: Lighter CAPT. TOM alongside of tugboat TRANSFER NO. 3 sunk after being hit by steamer BUNKER HILL (not shown), October 2, 1907

Accession Number: 2008.28.4.589
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: gelatin silver print
Maker: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
Place: USA, NY, New York Bay
Date: 1907-10-02
Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.4 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten lower left "1162"; stern view of lighter CAPT. TOM along port side of tugboat TRANSFER NO. 3 sunk after being hit by steamer BUNKER HILL (not shown), October 2, 1907, probably New York Bay; from original negative 1964.660.255; see related photographs 2008.28.4.585-589; see accession file for photocopy of "Report of Steamboat-Inspection Service".

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