Ferry CHICAGO on dry dock at Brooklyn Navy Yard after collision with steamship AUGUSTA on October 31,1899
gelatin silver printPHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NY, Brooklyn
4-1/4 x 4-1/2 in.
Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.4 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; stern view of ferry CHICAGO on dry dock; captions from duplicate 2008.28.3.98, "In Brooklyn Navy Yard Dry Dock", and "FERRY BOAT 'CHICAGO.'/ Sunk off Pier 13, N.R. by collision with S.S. 'Augusta' on Oct. 31st 1899."; see related photographs 2008.28.4.132-135, 159-162, and 2008.28.3.96-99.