Barkentine PERSIA ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 18, 1902
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NY, Long Beach; USA, NY, Long Island
4-1/2 x 6-1/2 in.
Gelatin print in album 1964.521 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; handwritten on album page "BARKENTINE 'PERSIA'/ ASHORE AT LONG BEACH, LONG ISLAND,/ MARCH 18, 1902.", and handwritten in negative lower left "1054" [?], and in negative bottom center "Br. Barkentine 'PERSIA'/ Ashore at Long Beach, L.I. Mar. 18 1902"; port view ashore. See Jefferson County Journal, March 25, 1902, “Captain Malcolm and his crew of 10 men were rescued from the wrecked barkentine Persia on Long Beach”