Derrick RELIANCE lowering 80 ton cylinder on deck of ALFRED from steamer CUFIC, New York, NY, October 27, 1893
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NY, New York
4-1/2 x 6-1/2 in.
Cyanotype in photograph album 2008.28.1; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation Collection; handwritten on album page "Derrick 'Reliance' lowering 80 ton cylinder on deck of Alfred/ Pier 38 N.R. Oct 27th 1893", and on photograph "No 93" and "Oct 27th/ 'Cufic'"; two floating derricks RELIANCE and ALFRED, with steamship CUFIC in background, North River, New York, NY; see related photographs 2008.28.1.191-197.