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Title: Floating derrick MONARCH raising tugboat JERSEY CENTRAL sunk off Communipaw, Jersey City, New Jersey, February 15, 1924

Accession Number: 2008.28.5.580
Type: gelatin silver print
Maker: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
Place: USA, NJ, Jersey City, Communipaw
Date: 1924-02-15
Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.5 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten lower right "7943", and on album page "TUG 'JERSEY CENTRAL' SUNK COMMUNIPAW FEB. 15, 1924."; floating derrick MONARCH raising sunken tugboat JERSEY CENTRAL; ferry RED BANK at left; from original negative 1964.660.2866; see related photographs 2008.28.5.578-580.

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