VATERLAND, steamship, under tow, circa 1914
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
emulsion on glass
overall: 6 x 8 in.
6x8 glass negative photographed by Morris Rosenfeld circa 1914 showing a starboard bow view of the steamship VATERLAND surrounded by tugs. The steamship VATERLAND was built in 1914 in Germany and renamed LEVIATHAN after WWI when she became the property of the U.S. Crayon crop marks are visible on the negative. Written on the original negative sleeve: "S.S. / Vaterland / plate 634 Box 51". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
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Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection