Brooklyn Navy Yard, after collision of ferry CHICAGO and steamship AUGUSTA, October 31, 1899
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NY, Brooklyn
4-1/2 x 6-1/2 in.
Gelatin print in album 2008.28.3 of Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.; handwritten in negative lower left "643"; handwritten on album page below photograph "In Brooklyn Navy Yard Dry Dock", and in middle of album page "FERRY BOAT 'CHICAGO.'/ Sunk off Pier 13, N.R. by collision with S.S. 'Augusta' on Oct. 31st 1899."; see duplicate 2008.28.4.134; see 2008.28.3.96-99 for same scene.