Port bow view of S.S. LEVIATHAN, ex-VATERLAND
gelatin glass negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
overall: 5 x 7 in.
Gelatin glass negative of Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.; neg. #7216; port bow view of S.S. LEVIATHAN, ex-VATERLAND; see 1964.660.2283-2294. Built 1914 at Blohm & Vos, Hamburg; owner in 1920 was U.S. Shipping Board; in 1921, the U.S. Navy. Maiden voyage in 1914, Hamburg-American Line; seized by US in 1917 and converted to troopship, renamed LEVIATHAN; reconditioned for U.S. Lines after war.