Basin at Fort Tilden, NY Coast Guard station, August 20, 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, August 20, 1944; elevated view from station building, coastal picket patrol boats docked within basin, most are unidentifiable in this view, visible left to right, auxiliary yawl AVANTI (built 1937), CGR-3042, auxiliary ketch GANDER (built as TAMERLANE, 1933)), CG-66004 (drying laundry on lifelines) and auxiliary schooner JANE DORE (built as LADONA, 1922 ), CG-81006. Included in photograph album 2007.44.1. Print reproduced from original negative (1997.108.188) by Richard Pratt Sylvia.