Recovering cargo from New York Central Lighterage Company barge No. 14, sunk, Brooklyn, NY, September 23, 1892

cyanotype

PHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NY, New York
1892-09-23
paper
4-1/2 x 5-3/4 in.

Cyanotype in photograph album 2008.28.1; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation Collection; handwritten on album page "N.Y.C. & H.R.R. STEAM L'TR No. 14/ RECOVERING CARGO SEPT 23rd '92"; 2 men standing on sunken New York Central & Hudson River Railroad Co. steam lighter #14, one wearing diving suit; probably New York, NY.; see related photographs 2008.28.1.74-76.


2008.28.1.76

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