Floating derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH on either side of submerged steamboat ROSEDALE, East River, New York City, September 4, 1896
gelatin silver printPHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NY, New York
4-1/2 x 7 in.
Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.2 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten in negative at bottom "Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co's Derricks/ Carrying Steamboat 'Rosedale' from Broome St. to Astoria Cove, Sept 4th 1896.", and handwritten on photograph upper left "1/50 Sec F.S. Sept. 4th 1896/ 8 Stop 2:08 PM."; derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH on either side of submerged steamer ROSEDALE, East River, New York, NY, September 4, 1896; see related photographs 2008.28.2.242-248 and 2008.28.3.25-26.