Basin at Fort Tilden, NY Coast Guard station, May 1944
Sylvia, Richard Pratt
USA, NY, Fort Tilden
overall: 4 x 5 in.
Silver print; black-and-white photograph of basin at Fort Tilden, NY Coast Guard station, May 1944; elevated view from station building, coastal picket patrol boats docked within basin, most are unidentifiable in this view, visible left to right, auxiliary schooner COUNTESS (built before 1944), CG-55031, auxiliary schooner NORDLYS (built 1935), CGR-3083 and auxiliary schooner JANE DORE (built as LADONA, 1922 ), CG-81006 (drying laundry on lifelines). Included in photograph album 2007.44.1. Print reproduced from original negative (1997.108.178) by Richard Pratt Sylvia.