Tugboat MABELL BARTON at pier, probably after fire in Hudson River, New York, April 1924
gelatin silver printPHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
4-3/4 x 6-3/4 in.
Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.5 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten upper right "7983", and on album page "STRS 'GRAND REPUBLIC, HIGHLANDER AND NASSAU' BURNED AND SUNK AT 157 ST. N.R."; tugboat MABELL BARTON at pier, probably after fire in Hudson River, New York, in which steamers GRAND REPUBLIC, HIGHLANDER, and NASSAU were burned and sunk, April 1924; from original negative 1964.660.2904; see related photographs 2008.28.5.607-613; see accession file for brief description of fire.