Broken derrick at Coast Guard station, Fort Tilden, NY, May 29, 1945
Sylvia, Richard Pratt
USA, NY, Fort Tilden
overall: 4 x 5 in.
Silver print; black-and-white photograph of broken derrick at Coast Guard station, Fort Tilden, NY, May 29, 1945; tripod hoisting derrick boom broken, close up view of base of boom and winches, coast guard sailor working with block and tackle in attempt to repair, boom is resting on coast guard dory on dock. Included in photograph album 2007.44.1. Print reproduced from original negative (1997.108.365) by Richard Pratt Sylvia.