glass negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
USA, NY, New York, Staten Island, Shooters Island
5 x 7 in.
Gelatin glass negative of Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co., New York; neg. #897; coal elevator CLARK NO. 2 capsized and sunk off Shooter's Island, Staten Island, NY, June 24, 1901 [identified on print 2008.28.3.177 from this negative]; see also 1964.660.162-165 and 2008.28.3.178; see New York Times article June 25, 1901; Black steward, name unknown, killed in accident.