Raising lighter MIDAS sunk at Pier 40, New York, February 3, 1895
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
4-1/2 x 6-1/2 in.
Gelatin print in album 2008.28.3 of Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.; printed in negative lower right "164"; handwritten on album page below picture "Raising Lighter 'MIDAS'/ Sunk at Pier 40 N.R. loaded with rags & sugar./ Feb 3rd 1895."; floating derrick RELIANCE at left; duplicate of 2008.28.2.101.