Fall River Line steamer PLYMOUTH aground near Newport, RI, June 1894
gelatin silver printPHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, RI, Newport
4-1/2 x 6-3/4 in.
Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.2 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; printed in negative lower left backwards "STEAMBOAT 'PLYMOUTH' June 1894./ ON ROCKS NEAR NEWPORT R.I." and lower right "COMPLIMENTS OF/ CHAPMAN DERRICK & WRECKING Co", and handwritten on photograph upper left "1"; port bow view of PLYMOUTH aground, salvage vessels alongside, Rose Island Light at right; see related photographs 2008.28.2.11-14, 20-30.