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Title: Tugboat MABELL BARTON at pier, probably after fire in Hudson River, New York, April 1924

Accession Number: 2008.28.5.608
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS
Type: gelatin silver print
Maker: Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
Place: USA, Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
Date: 1924-04
Materials: paper
Description: Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.5 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten upper right "7983", and on album page "STRS 'GRAND REPUBLIC, HIGHLANDER AND NASSAU' BURNED AND SUNK AT 157 ST. N.R."; tugboat MABELL BARTON at pier, probably after fire in Hudson River, New York, in which steamers GRAND REPUBLIC, HIGHLANDER, and NASSAU were burned and sunk, April 1924; from original negative 1964.660.2904; see related photographs 2008.28.5.607-613; see accession file for brief description of fire.

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