Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver printPHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NY, New York
4-1/2 x 5-7/8 in.
Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.4 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; ice-covered 4-masted steamship GERMANIC at wharf; handwritten in negative lower left "LOOKING FORWARD S/S 'GERMANIC'/ FEB. 11, 1899./ COMPLIMENTS OF MERRITT & CHAPMAN/ D&W Co." and "512" handwritten in ink lower left; see related photographs 2008.28.4.1-22, 24, 27, 44, 46 and 2008.28.3.83-87; see accession file for account of GERMANIC sinking in Hudson River, New York, covered with ice after North Atlantic storm, February, 1899.