Ship J.B. WALKER at wharf, probably Governor's Island, New York, NY, February 1896
gelatin silver printPHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NJ, Liberty 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 "Sp 'J.B. Walker' Stranded on Liberty I NY Harbor Feby 5th 1896"; port view from above of ship J.B. WALKER at wharf; see related photographs 2008.28.2.181-184 and 2008.28.3.21; see accession file for account of being blown on shoal off Governors Island and striking pier on Liberty Island.