Battleship USS ILLINOIS at anchor, probably New York Harbor, circa 1902
glass negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
USA, NY, New York Bay
5 x 7 in.
Gelatin glass negative of Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co., New York; neg. #992; starboard view of US cruiser ILLINOIS, probably in 1902 when she was flagship of Rear Admiral R.D. Evans during the reception of Prince Henry of Prussia; see 1964.660.185-186. Ship scrapped in 1956. See 2008.28.3.217 and 2008.28.4.433 prints probably from this negative.