Derrick RELIANCE raising barge MIDAS, sunk in Hudson River, NY, February 3, 1895
gelatin silver printPHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
4-3/4 x 6-1/2 in.
Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.2 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten on album page "'Reliance' holding Bge 'Midas' at Pier 41 N.R/ Feby 3rd 1895"; derrick RELIANCE raising lighter MIDAS loaded with rags and sugar, sunk at pier 40, Hudson River, New York, NY; duplicate of 2008.28.3.18 (clearer print).