British steamship ACARA aground off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver printPHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NY, Long Island, Jones Inlet
4 x 6 in.
Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.4 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten lower right "1045"; starboard view of British steamship ACARA aground off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902; from original negative 1964.660.207; see related photographs 2008.28.4.482-491, 494-495; see accession file for account of wreck; vessel broke up, crew rescued; cargo included tea and 12,000 tin ingots.