Derricks MONARCH and RELIANCE carrying dredge FLOOD ROCK, Rikers Island, Bronx, New York, NY, August 1895
gelatin silver printPHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NY, New York, Bronx, Rikers Island
4-1/2 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 "Derricks 'Monarch' & 'Reliance' Carrying Dredge 'Flood Rock' ashore at Rikers I./ August 1895"; RELIANCE and MONARCH with chains lifting dredge FLOOD ROCK, 2 tugboats, Rikers Island, New York, August 1895; see related photographs 2008.28.2.149-153 and 2008.28.3.16 (camera copy).