6-Masted schooner DOVERFJELD sunk near Stapleton, Staten Island, NY, August 1917
gelatin silver printPHOTOGRAPHS
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
USA, NY, New York Bay; USA, NY, New York, Staten Island, Stapleton
3-1/4 x 5-1/2 in.
Gelatin silver print in photograph album 2008.28.8 of Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation salvage operations; handwritten upper right "5948", and on album page "SCHR. 'DOVE[R]FJELD' SUNK AT STAPLETON, S.I."; 6-masted schooner DOVERFJELD sunk near Stapleton, Staten Island, NY, August 1917; from original negative 1964.660.1872; see related photographs 2008.28.8.57-59; see accession file for New York Times article about the accident.