Salvage

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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH recovering railroad cars lost overboard, Newark Bay, NJ, April 16, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-04-16
1964.521.13
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Crew and their belongings from the wreck of the Bark WANDERER, 1924
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1924
1997.100.32
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1989.61.3
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thumbnail Unloading stranded tanker TAMIAHUA ashore at Pigeon Point, California, 1930
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1930
1962.1249.32
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thumbnail Starboard view of steam yacht VEDETTE being raised, next to floating derrick
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1223
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising submerged vessel
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.504
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thumbnail Steamship under tow; unidentified salvage operation
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.532
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thumbnail Scow SISTERS being raised by floating derrick CENTURY
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.551
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thumbnail Barge INDEPENDENT being floated off Riverhead, Long Island, NY
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1899-04-25
1964.660.75
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thumbnail Ferry PLAINFIELD burned and sunk off Ellis Island, September 14, 1900
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.127
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken sidewheel steamer, fire, fire hoses, tugs
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.133
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thumbnail Diver and ferry NORTHFIELD after collision in East River, NY, June 14, 1901
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-14
1964.660.149
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thumbnail Coal Elevator CLARK NO. 2 capsized off Shooter's Island, NY, June 24, 1901
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-24
1964.660.165
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, starboard view, on mud flat
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.661
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thumbnail Outside office; containers
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.227
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising vessel at wharf
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.237
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thumbnail Tug OSCEOLA, stranded, with floating derrick and tug WM. E. CHAPMAN
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.305
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thumbnail Floating derrick and sunken steam canal boat S. L. CLARK
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.312
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thumbnail Railroad salvage operation
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.323
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thumbnail Pumping out railroad car float #36, Sunken Meadow, NY
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-25
1964.660.336
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thumbnail Salvaging metal from unidentified sunken wreck, possibly DUNHOLME
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1052
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thumbnail Raising sunken dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-10
1964.660.349
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thumbnail Raising sunken schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.359
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thumbnail Raising sunken schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.361
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thumbnail Pumping coal out of schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.371
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thumbnail Pumping coal out of schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.372
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising COLUMBIA from icy water
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.375
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising tug BRILLIANT
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.832
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation near railroad tracks
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.834
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thumbnail Wreck of DUNHOLME (possibly), twisted metal
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1089
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thumbnail Pontoons used in raising S.S. JOSE
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.861
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thumbnail Hoisting truck out of water
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.873
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thumbnail Raising of S.S. JOSE after fire on Pier 8, East River, New York
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.892
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thumbnail Sunken steamship, possibly small coastal steamer GRECIAN
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12
1964.660.1116
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising unidentified tugboat
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12-11
1964.660.1122
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thumbnail Floating derricks EDGAR, COLLEGIAN and WILL raising coastal steamer GRECIAN
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1138
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thumbnail Raising sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1141
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting hull remains of wreck of LOIS V. CHAPPELS
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.902
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thumbnail Derricks CAPITOL and MONARCH raising wreck of tugboat GENESEE
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.928
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thumbnail Wrecked S. S. DUNHOLME, Bayonne, New Jersey
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.933
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. DUNHOLME, Bayonne, New Jersey
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.940
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thumbnail Pumping out sunken GRECIAN
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1157
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thumbnail Slavage of tugboat ROBERT WHITE
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1163
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thumbnail Raising of tug ELI B. CONINE in icy water
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1179
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising sunken tugboat JERSEY CENTRAL
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2865
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thumbnail Sunken vessel, HELL GATE
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2605
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising barge VIGILANT
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1298
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thumbnail Steamship ANAHUAC stranded at Bellport, NY, April 7, 1924
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1924-04-07
1964.660.2893
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thumbnail Pumping out vessel HELL GATE, floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH helping
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-02-16
1964.660.2642
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thumbnail Floating derricks COMPTROLLER and CHANCELLOR raising submerged vessel
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1345
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thumbnail Floating derricks COLOSSUS and CENTURY raising derrick CORPORATION
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2933
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thumbnail Salvage of barge ULAK
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3515
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and CAPITOL raising tug TRANSFER NO. 5
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1368
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHIEF hoisting metal from unidentified salvage operation at wharf
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1387
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY pumping out sunken vessel with winter cover on
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3041
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1486
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1488
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thumbnail Salvage of steamer PASTIME, side view, pumping out
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3098
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derricks MONARCH and CONVEYOR raising wreck
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3131
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derricks CONVEYOR and MONARCH raising wreck
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3141
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, boat wreckage
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3174
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, damaged roof seen from inside
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3194
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, damaged floating derrick
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3196
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thumbnail Salvage operation, floating derrick raising sunken vessel
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3207
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thumbnail Salvage operation, vessel in dry dock
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3220
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thumbnail Salvage operation, wreckage
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3224
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thumbnail Page 6, "The Salvage of H. M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", showing fig. 4, Captain Young, Chief Salvage Officer, Directing final operations
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3249
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thumbnail Page 10, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", figs. 10 and 11, cylinder strop; figs. 12-13, shackle for cylinders
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3253
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thumbnail Page 12, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", fig. 15, righting the ship, the first 10 degrees
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3255
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, pumping out
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2310
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2320
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thumbnail Port view of S.S. LENAPE, salvage operation
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2330
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified sunken vessel (barge)?
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1745
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified sunken vessel (barge?)
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1747
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1506
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1515
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, port bow view, in dry dock
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1518
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1519
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1520
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thumbnail Salvage and reconstruction of S.S. DUNHOLME
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1527
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, reconstructing ship
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1532
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, starboard bow view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1536
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thumbnail Raising steamship SAGUA, stern view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1782
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thumbnail Bow view of derelict vessel, floating derricks GROTON and ROSLYN in background
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1791
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thumbnail Salvage of capsized floating grain elevator CERES, floating derricks MONARCH and CAPITOL
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922
1964.660.2455
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thumbnail Salvage of capsized floating grain elevator CERES, floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH helping
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922
1964.660.2459
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thumbnail Steamship ANTILLA of New York and lighters
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1579
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thumbnail Wreck of barge EL PASO being raised by floating derrick
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.660.1582
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thumbnail Unidentified vessel being raised, lighters RESOLUTE, HENRY SEYMOUR, floating derrick COMMODORE
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1842
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thumbnail Raising unidentified vessel
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1847
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thumbnail Capsized floating grain elevator CERES, ship WHEELING MOLD in bachground
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2467
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, damaged vessel with salvage vessels
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2496
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, damaged vessel with lighter CHAPMAN BROS.
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2504
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thumbnail Stern view, salvage of steamer MARY E. GORDON at pier
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1593
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thumbnail Salvage of barge at wharf, probably owned by Stock Yard Company
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1598
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, vessel in dry dock
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2507
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, vessel in dry dock
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2508
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thumbnail Hoisting material, unidentified salvage operation
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1901
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thumbnail Chains and piers, unidentified salvage operation
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1903
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1905
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising steamer ISLANDER
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1924
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising steamer ISLANDER
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1925
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thumbnail Page 18, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", fig. 23 The Cofferdam, and fig. 24 showing portion of starboard side enclosed and portion not enclosed by cofferdams
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3288
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thumbnail Deck of steamship H.F. DIMOCK, salvage
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1942
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thumbnail Steamship MINNESOTA being towed, salvage
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1946
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thumbnail Plans for Canalon System of Deep Sea Salvage
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1974
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thumbnail Steamer CHELSEA submerged
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1977
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thumbnail Stern view of steamship HUTTONWOOD salvage operation, with lighters SAXON, FRED and RESOLUTE
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2007
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thumbnail Pumping out vessel, possibly steamship HUTTONWOOD, deck view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2012
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thumbnail Port view of vessel, possibly steamship HUTTONWOOD, pumping out
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2017
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage(?) operation, October 14, 1925
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-10-14
1964.660.3365
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship E. P. MORSE
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2029
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL, floating derrick COMMODORE
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2057
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thumbnail Machinery for righting capsized steamship ST. PAUL, July 22, 1918
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-07-22
1964.660.2081
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thumbnail Apparatus for righting capsized steamship ST. PAUL, June 26, 1918
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-26
1964.660.2082
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2095
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2100
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2108
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 11, 1918
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-11
1964.660.2111
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 11, 1918
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-11
1964.660.2113
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising sunken vessel in icy waters, salvage, possibly tug COLUMBIA
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3480
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thumbnail Salvage operation, floating derrick COLOSSUS removing funnel from steamship
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2265
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Welt, Jess
1917
1980.140.5
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. MAIN and S.S. BREMEN after pier fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
June 30, 1900
1964.660.5071
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S. S. JUANITA, stranded Venezuela, 1/10/1925, pumping out, foot bridge out tro vessel
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4688
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, stranded, Venezuela, 1/10/1925, foot bridge out to vessel
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4692
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ZULIA, stranded, stern view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4701
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thumbnail S. S. ZULIA, stranded, starboard view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4706
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thumbnail Stranded S. S. ZULIA, starboard view
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4711
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, view of deck awash
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1643
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thumbnail Pumping out barge DETROIT near Philadelphia, PA, 1916
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916
1964.660.1717
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thumbnail Raising barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, 1916, two floating derricks
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1718
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thumbnail Raising barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, 1916 with two floating devices
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916
1964.660.1719
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thumbnail Schooner yacht VALKYRIE ashore near Stepping Stones Light (NY) February 20, 1893
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-02-20
2008.28.3.1
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising a barge, circa 1900
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.3.101
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thumbnail Cracked hull of steamship GATE CITY stranded near Moriches, Long Island, NY, February 8, 1900
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-02-8
2008.28.3.106
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thumbnail Steamship BREMEN on fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06
2008.28.3.110
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thumbnail Steamship BREMEN at Hoboken, NJ, pier fire, June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06
2008.28.3.112
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thumbnail Salvage of steamships MAIN and BREMEN after pier fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.121
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE raising railroad car from Hudson River near Newburgh, NY, September 6, 1892
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-06
2008.28.1.112
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thumbnail Steamer GWENT ashore at Long Beach, L.I. March 27, 1901
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-27
2008.28.3.151
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thumbnail Steamship OLD DOMINION stranded on rocks off Milton Point, NY, July 6, 1901
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-06
2008.28.3.176
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thumbnail CITY OF NORWALK after collision with NYNH & HRR car float, Blackwells Island (Welfare Island, NY)
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.3.2
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thumbnail Ferry HACKENSACK stranded on Rocks at Sunken Meadows, February 12, 1897
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1897-02-12
2008.28.3.33
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thumbnail Steamboat CATSKILL after sinking in Hudson River, September 15, 1897
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1897-09
2008.28.3.38
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thumbnail Salvage vessels around wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, February 1898
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-02
2008.28.3.58
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thumbnail Wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898
2008.28.3.61
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thumbnail Wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co
1898
2008.28.3.70
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thumbnail Pumps at work on Steamship GERMANIC, Hudson River, New York, February 11, 1899
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02-11
2008.28.3.85
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thumbnail Yacht WANDA sunk on Crane's Dry Dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, October 25, 1899
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-25
2008.28.3.91
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PROMISED LAND? aground off shore
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.545.2
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Men standing on deck of damaged vessel, possibly steamer PROMISED LAND
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.545.4
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thumbnail Demonstration of submersible electrically-driven salvage pumps used by Merritt & Chapman Co., circa 1921
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1041
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3-Masted schooner BEAVER aground at Vineyard Haven, MA, June 17, 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1912-06-17
1964.562
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thumbnail Machinery or wreck debris on deck of floating derrick?, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.995
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Tugboat alongside 3-masted schooner in Cape Cod Canal, MA, circa 1916
gelatin silver print
Zerbe, William H.; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
circa 1916
1964.551.1
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thumbnail Fishing steamer JAMES N. GIFFORD of Stonington, CT, sunk at Oneco Works wharf, New London, CT, circa March 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1912-03
1964.558
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, circa 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1894
2008.28.2.76
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Diver Swanson inspecting hull of steamer SANKATY, February 22, 1917
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-22
1964.585.6
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.543.7
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.540.3
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation; stranded steam ship, "T" on stack
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5061
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5048
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, derrick hoisting machinery
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5049
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albumen print
October 10, 1899
1990.9.35
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thumbnail silver print
1938
1987.58.2048
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thumbnail Derrick CENTURY hoisting railroad cars from sunken float, Oak Point, NY, December 22, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-22
1964.521.24
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thumbnail Salvage workers on dock with equipment, Bethlehem Shipbuilding dock, San Pedro, California, July 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-07
1962.1249.41
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising tug EDWARD J. BERWIND
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.995
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug THOMAS F. O'BRIEN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1023
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified vessel at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1211
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thumbnail Raising of sunken tug OWASCO
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1905-02-16
1964.660.511
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thumbnail Salvage operation at unidentified wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.514
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thumbnail Marine salvage diver in diving suit
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.10
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thumbnail Salvaging small boat wreck from wharf fire
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.547
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH and steamship GEO. W. CLYDE
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1896-02-29
1964.660.66
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thumbnail Unloading unidentified vessel from steamship
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.78
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thumbnail Lehigh Valley tugboat SHAWANESE on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-02
1964.660.580
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thumbnail S. S. BREMEN on Weehawken Banks after fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.106
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thumbnail Salvage operation with tug JASON and floating derrick ADMIRAL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
June 30, 1900
1964.660.126
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising B&O lighter POTOMAC
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1910-04-26
1964.660.619
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thumbnail Derrick raising tug McCALDIN BROS. after sinking
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-02
1964.660.624
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising Lehigh Valley tugboat SHAWANESE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-02
1964.660.628
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, port view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.651
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, bow view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.657
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thumbnail Steamer TALISMAN sunk in East River, NY, January 23, 1901
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-01-23
1964.660.135
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thumbnail Raising of ferry boat NORTHFIELD, East River, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-14
1964.660.151
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thumbnail Raising scaffolding
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-24
1964.660.162
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamship OLD DOMINION aground
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.166
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thumbnail Salvage of railroad "float" ashore; derrick behind
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.174
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thumbnail Lifting steel beams; unidentified construction operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.203
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thumbnail Three marine divers in diving suits onboard MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.224
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thumbnail Floating derricks (MONARCH is one) and tug GEORGE L. GARLICK
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.234
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising vessel at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.239
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. FRI and steamer RESCUE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902
1964.660.270
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thumbnail Hoisting rifle from floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-04
1964.660.294
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thumbnail Stranded tug OSCEOLA on breakwater, floating derrick, and tug WM. R. CHAPMAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.306
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising dredge BALTIC
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.326
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thumbnail Raising dredge BALTIC sunk in Delaware River
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.328
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation in icy waters
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.807
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thumbnail Raising sunken dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-10
1964.660.351
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thumbnail Floating derrick working over submerged wreck in icy water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.353
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thumbnail Schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER raised after being sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.369
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thumbnail Pumping out schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.373
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug COLUMBIA from icy water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.374
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thumbnail Raising steamship JOSE sunk off pier 8, East River
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.833
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thumbnail Steamer MOHAWK, port view, ashore, floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1082
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thumbnail Wreck of DUNHOLME (possibly), twisted metal on deck of derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1088
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug NEW YORK CENTRAL NO. 22 on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-02-05
1964.660.390
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thumbnail Derrick raising tug NEW YORK CENTRAL NO,. 22 on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-02-05
1964.660.392
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY salvaging railroad float
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.402
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising barge RAGUSA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.406
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thumbnail S. S. BRIGHTON ashore, Atlantic City, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-03-31
1964.660.410
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thumbnail Raising of S.S. JOSE after fire at Pier 8, East River, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.893
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising unidentified tugboat, sidewheel steamer in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12-11
1964.660.1121
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising small steamer
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1123
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken vessel GRECIAN, hoisting wood box
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1125
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thumbnail Sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN and derrick, ice-covered
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1140
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thumbnail Hoisting rifle from deck of battleship INDIANA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-04-29
1964.660.437
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thumbnail Battleship INDIANA, bow view, floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-04-29
1964.660.443
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thumbnail Pumping out sidewheel steamer PERSEUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.906
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH raising sidewheel steamer PERSEUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.907
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thumbnail Wrecked S.S. DUNHOLME, Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.934
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thumbnail S. S. DUNHOLME and derrick ATLAS, Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.937
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thumbnail Pumping out DUNHOLME, sunk at Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.938
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thumbnail Raising sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1150
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thumbnail Raising sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1155
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thumbnail Wreckage of S.S. DUNHOLME, sunk at Bayonne, New Jersey, with derrick WILL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.943
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising sunken steamer CIMBRIA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.948
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thumbnail Sunken steamer CIMBRIA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.950
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Merritt, Chapman & Scott salvaging steamer CITY OF NORWICH
gelatin print
1963.1594
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thumbnail Starboard view, wrecked steamboat IVANHOE in dry dock, floating derrick MONARCH in back
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2875
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONSUL, pipe laying operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1301
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising capsized vessel HELL GATE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2638
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thumbnail Raising of S.S. SAGUA, November 15, 1923, Nicaragua
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-11-15
1964.660.2654
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. EGREMONT CASTLE, port view, with floating derricks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2943
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thumbnail Salvage operation, sunken vessel with floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2976
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3026
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thumbnail Salvage operation, interior of vessel?, copy photograph
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4925
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1489
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1491
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1493
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derricks CONVEYOR and MONARCH raising wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3143
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3175
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, damaged wharf area
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3195
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, sunken and damaged vessels at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3198
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thumbnail Salvage operation, view of side of damaged vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3209
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thumbnail Salvage operation, wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3212
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thumbnail Salvage operation, wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3221
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thumbnail Salvage operation, vessel in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3223
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thumbnail Page 7, The Salvage of H. M. Cruiser GLADIATOR, showing fig. 5, position of vessel after being dismantled; fig. 6, the capstan erected on the beach to assist in heaving the wreck inshore; fig. 7, shore purchases for hauling in cruiser towards shore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3250
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thumbnail Page 13, "The Slavage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", figs. 16-17, diagram showing method of righting the cruiser
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3256
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glass negative
1899
1982.8.113
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2318
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and COLOSSUS hoisting debris from unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2339
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thumbnail Capsized railroad barge No. 4
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1750
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thumbnail Capsized railroad barge No. 4
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1751
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and CENTURY raising steamer CITY OF STAMFORD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1769
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1504
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1508
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, stern view in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1512
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thumbnail Salvage and reconstruction of hull of S.S. DUNHOLME
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1528
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thumbnail Salvage of capsized floating grain elevator CERES, floating derrick hoisting
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922
1964.660.2454
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thumbnail Unloading unidentified vessel, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1841
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, view of damaged port side
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2492
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, hoisting twisted metal from damaged vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2494
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thumbnail Salvage of barge, probably owned by Stock Yard Company
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1599
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified wrecked vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1872
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thumbnail Salvage of tugboat EDWIN TERRY by floating derrick CENTURY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1888
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1895
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thumbnail Hoisting container, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1897
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thumbnail Container on deck, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1900
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thumbnail Towing object through water, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1902
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thumbnail Port stern view of S.S. SARATOGA, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1911
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. SARATOGA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1914
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thumbnail Two floating derricks, one CENTURY, raising unidentified sunken vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1970
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thumbnail Pumping out vessel, possibly HUTONWOOD, steamship, port view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2013
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thumbnail Starboard view of pumping out vessel, possibly steamship HUTTONWOOD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2020
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thumbnail Lighter CHAMPION at salvage of steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1918-04-26
1964.660.2038
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thumbnail Barge No. 50 of Seaboard Sand & Gravel Corp., diver, hoisting machinery out of water
gelatin glass negative
Seaboard Sand & Gravel Corp.
1964.660.3384
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thumbnail Barge No. 50, hoisting machinery out of water
gelatin glass negative
Seaboard Sand & Gravel Corp.
1964.660.3385
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL, June 26, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-26
1964.660.2084
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2085
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, August 27, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-08-27
1964.660.2103
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, August 27, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-08-27
1964.660.2104
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 11, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-11
1964.660.2106
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2109
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Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 11, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-11
1964.660.2116
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 12, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-12
1964.660.2118
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thumbnail Floating derrick with pipe laying apparatus
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2126
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising WEBER & BURKE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2196
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5015
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, possibly in Baltimore, Maryland
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5016
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. BREMEN after Hoboken, NJ, pier fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.5068
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thumbnail Salvage of steamer LIBERTY ROUTE, being raised by floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5074
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thumbnail Salvage of tugboat S.Q. BROWN being raised by floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5075
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thumbnail Salvage of tugboat S.Q. BROWN, floating derrick MONARCH preparing to raise it
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5078
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. McPHERSON stranded at Matanzas, Cuba, February 5, 1901, port view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-02-05
1964.660.5081
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thumbnail Steamship AGNES listing, salvage operation, copy photograph
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5082
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ZULIA, port view, stranded
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4702
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nitrate negative
1983.22.109
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thumbnail Steamer KEYPORT, bow view, sunk at the Battery, New York, with floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1669
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thumbnail View of port side of tug GOV. FLOWER of Perth Amboy
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1687
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thumbnail Sunken tugboat WM. J.M. CALDIN with S.S. DORA and floating derrick COMPTROLLER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1733
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thumbnail Steam Yacht AZTEC being raised off Halletts Point, Hell Gate, NY, July 1, 1894
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-07-01
2008.28.3.10
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thumbnail American steamship GATE CITY stranded, Moriches, Long Island, NY, circa February 8, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-02-8
2008.28.3.107
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thumbnail Ship GENERAL KNOX on fire at Pier 19, East River, NY, August 1894
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-08
2008.28.3.12
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship BREMEN after Hoboken, NJ, pier fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.127
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS raised, after sinking off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.100
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thumbnail Schooner CRICKET and lighter HUSTLER, North River, NY, January 13, 1893
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-01-13
2008.28.1.131
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thumbnail Tugboat UNITY towing steamer POUGHKEEPSIE, Hudson River, NY, March 21, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.3.148
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thumbnail Diver and ferry NORTHFIELD after collision in East River, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.3.166
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thumbnail Coal Elevator CLARK NO. 2 capsized off Shooter's Island, NY, June 24, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-24
2008.28.3.178
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thumbnail Yacht VENITZIA sunk off Captains Island, Long Island Sound, July 19, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-19
2008.28.3.180
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thumbnail Diver on deck of derrick RELIANCE after uncoupling sunk railroad cars, Queens, NY, circa 1895
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1895
2008.28.1.15
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH and lighter HUSTLER working over unidentified wreck; floating CENTURY in distance, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.547
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thumbnail Unidentified raised wrecked vessel, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.553
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thumbnail Steamer PLYMOUTH aground off Newport, RI, June, 1894
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1894-06
2008.28.3.7
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thumbnail Tugboat JAMES D. NICHOL foundered off Sea Bright, NY, June 24, 1894
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1894-06-24
2008.28.3.9
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thumbnail Lifting and pumping steamship LEONA, East River, New York, October 19, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-19
2008.28.3.92
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thumbnail Steam lighter HUSTLER alongside steamer CEPHEUS, sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.95
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thumbnail Hole in ferry CHICAGO after collision with steamship AUGUSTA, October 31, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-31
2008.28.3.99
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albumen print
Circa 1890
1996.49.34
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albumen print
Circa 1890
1996.49.36
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising wooden hull with remains of deckhouse, off end of pier, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.152
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thumbnail Tugboat JASON and floating derrick ADMIRAL, probably after pier fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.246
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thumbnail Wreck and fire, sunk sidewheel steamer with tugboats and fireboat, probably Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, January 9, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-01-09
2008.28.4.264
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thumbnail Steamer ST. DUNSTAN on fire and sunk, tugboats alongside, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, January 9, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-01-09
2008.28.4.265
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Floating derricks or lighters in Cape Cod Canal, MA, circa 1916
gelatin silver print
Zerbe, William H.; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
circa 1916
1964.551.3
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Steamship towed in Cape Cod Canal, MA, circa 1916
gelatin silver print
Zerbe, William H.; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
circa 1916
1964.551.4
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4-Masted schooner FOREST CITY of Savannah sunk near Vineyard Haven, MA, April 1913
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1913-04
1964.569.3
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Steam lighter LEVIATHAN of Boston, stranded on bank of Cape Cod Canal near Bourne Bridge, MA, September 6, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-09-06
1964.592.1
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thumbnail Derricks MONARCH and RELIANCE carrying dredge FLOOD ROCK to Rikers Island, Bronx, New York, NY, August 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-08
2008.28.2.151
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.542.5
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Steamship ONTARIO in Thames River, New London, CT, after fire off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.540.8
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albumen print
October 10, 1899
1990.9.33
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"Wreckers at work on the sunken steamer IBERIA"
clipping
Davidson, J. O.
December 08, 1888
1982.117.2
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Photograph album, scenes from 1934 Paramount motion picture "No More Women"
photograph album
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1934
1964.516
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Salvaging Supplies from wreck of Bark WANDERER, Cuttyhunk Island, 1924
silver pring
1924
1997.100.29
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thumbnail Salvage tugboat sunk at Bethlehem Shipbuilding dock, San Pedro, California, July 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-07
1962.1249.37
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thumbnail Salvage tugboat sunk at Bethlehem Shipbuilding dock, San Pedro, California, July 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-07
1962.1249.38
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thumbnail Salvage tugboat sunk at Bethlehem Shipbuilding dock, San Pedro, California, July 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-07
1962.1249.39
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thumbnail Salvage tugboat sunk at Bethlehem Shipbuilding dock, San Pedro, California, July 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-07
1962.1249.42
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thumbnail Floating derrick LOS ANGELES hoisting cargo from another vessel, circa 1930
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1930
1962.1249.91
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thumbnail Men examining large pipes on board vessel, possibly Honolulu, Hawaii, April 29, 1927
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1927-04-29
1962.1249.101
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copy photograph
Beattie, Robert
After 1912
1994.53.342
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thumbnail Raising tug EDWARD J. BERWIND
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.997
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thumbnail Raising tug HENRY A. PECK
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1018
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1026
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thumbnail Derrick raising vessel (...SULLIVAN)
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1027
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thumbnail Floating derricks aiding in raising submerged vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.501
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thumbnail Floating derrick, lighter and others raising submerged vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.503
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising railroad car No. 11
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.512
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thumbnail Raising of scow SISTERS; floating derrick CENTURY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.549
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thumbnail New York; tug HUSTLER and other vessels aiding unidentified steamship
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.61
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising wreck of barge BOIES PENROSE, Delaware Bay, September 1895
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1895-09
1964.660.64
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE and tug GEORGE L. GARLICK at dock
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.71
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thumbnail Lighter HENRY SEYMOUR working over unidentified capsized steamship
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.80
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thumbnail Lehigh Valley tugboat SHAWANESE on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-02
1964.660.581
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thumbnail Pumping out B&O lighter POTOMAC sunk at St. George, Staten Island
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1910-04-26
1964.660.608
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thumbnail Tug McCALDIN BROS. being raised by derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-02
1964.660.609
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thumbnail S. S. BREMEN after fire off Weehawken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.118
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thumbnail Two lighters; marine diver entering water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.125
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thumbnail Pumping out of burned hulk; Hoboken, NJ pier fire
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.129
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation in harbor
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.137
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thumbnail Steamer POUGHKEEPSIE ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-03
1964.660.145
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thumbnail Raising ferry boat NORTHFIELD, East River, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-14
1964.660.148
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thumbnail Raising of ferry boat NORTHFIELD, East River, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-14
1964.660.150
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE hoisting railroad car from float ashore
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.175
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thumbnail Barge LICHTENFELS BROS sunk on Flynn's Knoll, NY Harbor, February 22, 1902
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-02-22
1964.660.204
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY and unidentified wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.233
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thumbnail Sinking tug TRANSFER NO. 3, port view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.253
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thumbnail Railroad car float #36 on rocks at Sunken Meadow, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-25
1964.660.340
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1048
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thumbnail Dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2 sunk off 42nd Street, Brooklyn, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-10
1964.660.344
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thumbnail Spars in icy waters over unidentified submerged wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.354
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thumbnail Schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER being raised
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.368
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising tug COLUMBIA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.376
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thumbnail Wreck of DUNHOLME (possibly), twisted metal on deck of floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1087
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thumbnail Sunken tug A. W. SMITH and floating derrick CENTURY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1097
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHANCELLOR raising Mutual Milk & Cream Co. truck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1102
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thumbnail Mutual Milk & Cream Co. truck on deck of floating derrick CHANCELLOR, raising carriage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1104
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug NEW YORK CENTRAL NO. 22 on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-02-05
1964.660.394
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thumbnail S. S. BRIGHTON, bow view, ashore, Atlantic City, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-03-31
1964.660.411
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thumbnail S. S. BRIGHTON, starboard view, ashore at Atlantic City, NJ
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-03-31
1964.660.416
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thumbnail Sunken steamship, possibly small coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1107
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising unidentified tugboat, sidewheel steamer in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12-11
1964.660.1120
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising McALLISTER BROS. (barge?)
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1133
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thumbnail Raising sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1145
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thumbnail Hoisting rifle from deck of battleship INDIANA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-04-29
1964.660.436
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thumbnail Hoisting rifle from deck of battleship INDIANA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-04-29
1964.660.439
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thumbnail Pontoons raising sunken vessel, possibly S.S. JOSE, East River, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.913
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thumbnail Floating derricks CAPITOL and COLLEGIAN pumping out sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1148
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thumbnail Wreckage of S.S. DUNHOLME, sunk at Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.942
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thumbnail Starboard bow view of damaged bow of steamer CIMBRIA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.949
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thumbnail Floating derrick CAPITOL raising tug ELI B. CONINE, in icy water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1178
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thumbnail Raising tug ELI B. CONINE in icy water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1180
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thumbnail Floating derrick preparing to raise capsized vessel in icy waters at pier
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1181
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thumbnail Twelve salvage scenes
gelatin negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5089
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and CENTURY raising steamer C. F. BRADY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2592
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thumbnail Steamship ANAHUAC stranded at Bellport, NY, April 7, 1924
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1924-04-07
1964.660.2894
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thumbnail Steamship ANAHUAC stranded at Bellport, NY, April 7, 1924
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1924-04-07
1964.660.2898
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thumbnail Steamship ANAHUAC stranded at Bellport, NY, April 7, 1924
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1924-04-07
1964.660.2899
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thumbnail Floating derricks, unidentified salvage operation in New York harbor
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-02-16
1964.660.2647
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thumbnail Derrick raising piece of metal out of water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1344
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thumbnail Floating derrick COLOSSUS and CENTURY raising derrick CORPORATION
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2932
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. EGREMONT CASTLE, port view, and derrick CONVOY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2938
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. EGREMONT CASTLE, deck view, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2941
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. EGREMONT CASTLE, stern view, with derricks and lighters
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2944
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. EGREMONT CASTLE, pumping out, with lighter CASCADE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2945
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage scene, copy photo, deck of vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4863
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage scene, warship alist, lighter beside it; copy photograph
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4864
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thumbnail Floating derricks CAPITOL and CENTURY raising tug TRANSFER NO. 5, New Haven
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1369
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting material from unidentified salvage operation at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1386
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thumbnail Salvage operation, sunken vessel, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2977
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Floating derrick MONARCH raising submerged tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3024
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thumbnail Salvage of tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3027
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thumbnail Salvage of tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven, stern view, floating derrick MONARCH, stern view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3028
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thumbnail Salvage of tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven, tug in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3029
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick hoisting boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3172
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick raising boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3187
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, wharf wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3193
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thumbnail Salvage operation, floating derrick raising wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3206
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thumbnail Page from "The Salvage of H. M. Cruiser "Gladiator"; see 1964.660.3244-3258
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1908-10-09
1964.660.3245
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thumbnail Page 8 of "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR" showing fig. 8, one of the lifting cylinders
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3251
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY hoisting cannon
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3268
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thumbnail Salvage, floating derrick MONARCH raising steamer WESTERN UNION
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2981
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thumbnail Starboard stern view of S.S. LENAPE, salvage, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2308
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thumbnail Stern view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2317
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thumbnail View from above of S.S, TANAMO, fire and salvage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2369
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thumbnail Starboard stern view of S.S. TANAMO, fire and salvage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2374
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken submarine S48, derrick and lighter COMMISSIONER assisting
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2392
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1510
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thumbnail Salvage and reconstruction of S.S. DUNHOLME
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1535
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thumbnail Salvage of capsized floating grain elevator CERES, floating derricks MONARCH and CAPITOL helping
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922
1964.660.2457
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship ANTILLA, of New York, aground in harbor
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1574
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, damaged vessel with derrick CONTINENTAL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2501
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE; damaged vessel with salvage vessels, tug ARAL, derrick CONTINENTAL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2503
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thumbnail Salvage of steamer MARY E. GORDON at dock, floating derrick CENTURY at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1595
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified vessel, barge K.W. McNEIL in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1873
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken steamer ELEANOR F. PECK at wharf, floating derrick EDGAR
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1624
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thumbnail Raising Burns Bros. barge; floating derrick CENTURY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1627
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thumbnail Salvage, steamship MINNESOTA being towed
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1945
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thumbnail Steamer CHELSEA submerged
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1976
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thumbnail Pumping out vessel, probably steamship HUTTONWOOD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2011
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thumbnail Starboard view of pumping out vessel, possibly steamship HUTTONWOOD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2018
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thumbnail Raising of steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-04-26
1964.660.2046
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thumbnail Floating derricks CHIEF and 2 others salvaging steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2065
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL ready to be righted, June 16, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-16
1964.660.2074
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL ready to be righted, June 16, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-16
1964.660.2076
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL, July 14, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-07-14
1964.660.2078
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2088
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 12, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-12
1964.660.2121
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thumbnail Salvage operation, photographs from book(?), one picture shows pumping out, other shows hoisting machinery
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3485
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thumbnail Submersible electrically-driven salvage pumps in operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2180
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thumbnail Drawing for Ricuperatore Subacqueo PINO
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2231
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thumbnail Salvage operation, floating derrick COLOSSUS removing funnel from steamship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2263
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thumbnail Plans for salvage tug COMMISSIONER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4347
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. BREMEN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
June 30, 1900
1964.660.5064
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thumbnail Salvage of steamer LIBERTY ROUTE being raised by floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5073
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, stranded
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4684
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thumbnail Salvage operation, possibly S.S. JUANITA, stranded at Venezuela, 1/10/1925, double exposure
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4695
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thumbnail Stranded S.S. ZULIA, starboard view
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4709
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, view of deck, sunken
gelatin glass negative
Blake & Knowles Steam Pump Works
1964.660.1639
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, view of deck awash, lighter HENRY SEYMOUR at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1642
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1648
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1649
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thumbnail Steamer KEYPORT, bow view, sunk at the Battery, New York, floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1668
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thumbnail View of bottom of tug GOV. FLOWER of Perth Amboy, on its side
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1685
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thumbnail Raising barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, 1916, floating derrick COMPTROLLER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916
1964.660.1711
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thumbnail Raising tugboat WM. J.M. CALDIN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1736
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thumbnail Bark EMMA T. CROWELL after fire off Fire Island, New York, July 19, 1894
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-07-19
2008.28.3.11
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thumbnail Salvage of steamships. MAIN and BREMEN after Hoboken, NJ, pier fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.125
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thumbnail Steamship BREMEN, awash and listing, after Hoboken, NJ, pier fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.126
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thumbnail Steamship ST. PAUL ashore Long Branch, NJ, January 25 - Febryary 3, 1896
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1896-01-25 thru 1896-02-03
2008.28.3.13
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thumbnail Steamer ST. DUNSTAN afire and sunk at Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, January 9, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-01-09
2008.28.3.137
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE raising railroad car from Hudson River near Newburgh, NY, September 6, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-06
2008.28.1.102
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS raised, after sinking off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.103
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thumbnail Steamboat CONTINENTAL ashore at Wards Island, New York, April 15, 1895
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1895-05-15
2008.28.3.17
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thumbnail Ship COM. T.H. ALLEN on fire off Sandy Hook, NJ, July 18, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-18
2008.28.3.181
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thumbnail Schooner HANNAH F. CARLETON sunk on Flynn's Knoll, New York Harbor, September 30, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-09-30
2008.28.3.188
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising dredge PACIFIC, Delaware Bay, January 5, 1897
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1897-01-05
2008.28.3.30
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thumbnail Wrecking Steamer RIGHT ARM, circa 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
2008.28.3.80
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thumbnail Pumps at work on Steamship GERMANIC, Hudson River, New York, February 11, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02-11
2008.28.3.87
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.89
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.90
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.94
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thumbnail Brooklyn Navy Yard, after collision of ferry CHICAGO and steamship AUGUSTA, October 31, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-31
2008.28.3.98
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albumen print
Circa 1890
1996.49.33
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thumbnail Men on deck of vessel, one wearing diving suit, circa 1890
albumen print
Circa 1890
1996.49.38
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thumbnail Lighter HUSTLER and derrick RELIANCE raising steamer CEPHEUS, sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.99
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thumbnail Floating derricks and unidentified salvage operation, probably Hudson River, New York, NY, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.137
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Salvage vessels alongside stranded vessel PROMISED LAND?
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.545.1
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Man standing on deck of damaged vessel, possibly steamer PROMISED LAND
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.545.3
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and COLOSSUS hoisting debris from unidentified salvage operation
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.88
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and COLOSSUS hoisting debris from unidentified salvage operation
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.90
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thumbnail Floating derricks hoisting debris from unidentified salvage operation, tugboat NEWARK at left
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.92
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thumbnail Twisted metal pieces on deck of floating derrick, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.725
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4-Masted schooner FOREST CITY of Savannah sunk near Vineyard Haven, MA, April 1913
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1913-04
1964.569.2
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3-Masted schooner HENRY D. MAY in Vineyard Haven after sinking in Vineyard Sound, MA, October 13, 1913
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1913-10-13
1964.576.4
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thumbnail Unidentified machinery, perhaps salvaged from wreck, July 16, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-07-16
2008.28.8.1103
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thumbnail Diagram of canalon system for raising steamship from the sea bottom, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.118
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thumbnail List of work performed by J.R. Jenkins, dated March 14, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-03-14
2008.28.5.143
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Salvage vessel PROMISED LAND, alongside steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, off Montauk Long Island, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.544.3
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Tugboats TASCO and MERCURY rafted together at dock, possibly New London, CT, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.544.6
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, close-up view after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.543.4
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.542.1
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.541.1
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, rocks in water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5052
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albumen print
October 10, 1899
1990.9.34
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, starboard view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.660
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thumbnail Central Railroad of New Jersey drawbridge, Newark Bay, NJ, April 16, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-04-16
1964.521.14
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sign
1989.61.2
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thumbnail Salvage workers on dock with equipment, Bethlehem Shipbuilding dock, San Pedro, California, July 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-07
1962.1249.40
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copy photograph
Beattie, Robert
Circa 1920
1994.53.346
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug THOMAS F. O'BRIEN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1022
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thumbnail Floating derrick and salvage of barge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.478
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising railroad car No. 11
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.513
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thumbnail Unidentified wharf scene; salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.516
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising dredge PACIFIC, Delaware Bay, January 5, 1897
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1897-01-05
1964.660.69
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH working over wreck
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.70
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thumbnail Barge INDEPENDENT being floated off Riverhead Beach, L. I., NY
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1899-04-25
1964.660.76
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH unloading vessel from steamship
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.79
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising B&O lighter POTOMAC
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1910-04-26
1964.660.606
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thumbnail Lifting and pumping S. S. LEONA, East River, New York, October 19, 1899
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1899-10-19
1964.660.84
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thumbnail Two lighters during salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.123
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, port bow view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.654
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation in harbor
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.138
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thumbnail Steamer POUGHKEEPSIE run ashore; steam lighter RAYMOND of Hartford
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-03
1964.660.139
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thumbnail Tugboat UNITY towing steamer POUGHKEEPSIE, Hudson River, NY, March 21, 1901
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-03-21
1964.660.142
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thumbnail Tug CHAMPION working over wrecked and sunken sailing vessel
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1899
1964.660.168
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH and tug HUSTLER working over wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.231
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY and unidentified wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.232
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thumbnail Salvage of tug TRANSFER NO. 3
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.252
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. FRI and steamer RESCUE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902
1964.660.269
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thumbnail Floating derrick, sunken steam canal boat S. L. CLARK
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.313
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thumbnail Railroad salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.324
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thumbnail Raising dredge BALTIC sunk in Delaware River
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.331
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thumbnail Raising dredge BALTIC from Delaware River
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-04
1964.660.332
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising tug UTICA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.817
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1049
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thumbnail Salvaging metal from unidentified sunken wreck, possibly DUNHOLME
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1050
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thumbnail Raising sunken barge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-10
1964.660.350
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thumbnail Spar in icy water around unidentified submerged wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.356
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thumbnail Raising schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.358
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thumbnail Raising of schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.366
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thumbnail Raising sunken vessel, possibly steamer
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.377
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHANCELLOR raising Mutual Milk & Cream Co. truck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1100
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thumbnail Mutual Milk & Cream Co. truck on deck of floating derrick CHANCELLOR
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1103
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug NEW YORK CENTRAL NO. 22 on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-02-05
1964.660.391
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY salvaging railroad float
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.403
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thumbnail Raised railroad float
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.405
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising barge RAGUSA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.407
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thumbnail S. S. BRIGHTON, starboard view, ashore at Atlantic City, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-03-31
1964.660.413
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thumbnail Raising steamship, possibly small coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12
1964.660.1110
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thumbnail Lighter JOHN W. CHITTENDEN and sunken steamship, possibly small coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12
1964.660.1113
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thumbnail Sunken steamship, possibly small coastal steamer GRECIAN and lighter JOHN W. CHITTENDEN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12
1964.660.1114
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thumbnail Lighters HENRY SEYMOUR, JOHN W. CHITTENDEN and sunken steamship, possibly GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12
1964.660.1117
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1129
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN, lighter HENRY SEYMOUR
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1131
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN, lighter HENRY SEYMOUR and derrick EDGAR
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1132
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thumbnail Coastal steamer GRECIAN, sunken and ice-covered
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1139
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thumbnail Raising sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1143
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thumbnail Hoisting rifle from deck of battleship INDIANA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-04-29
1964.660.435
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH hoisting rifle from deck of battleship INDIANA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-04-29
1964.660.442
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting hull remains of wreck of LOIS V. CHAPPELS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.900
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thumbnail S.S. NANTUCKET capsized, Baltimore, Maryland, September 2, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-09-02
1964.660.922
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thumbnail Derrick CAPITOL preparing to raise wreck of Lehigh Valley tugboat GENESEE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.927
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thumbnail Wrecked S. S. DUNHOLME, Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.932
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thumbnail Salvage of tugboat ROBERT WHITE, Penn. Railroad barge in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1164
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting gun turret
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1914-01-20
1964.660.1168
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thumbnail Floating derrick CAPITOL raising lighter GLENOLA, derrick barge COMMISSARY, working coal barge, in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1182
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thumbnail Salvaging railroad cars from sunken railroad carfloat at slip in Brooklyn
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1275
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thumbnail Floating derrick COLOSSUS raising unidentified steamboat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2869
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thumbnail Port bow view of steamer C.F. BRADY of Peekskill, being raised
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2594
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thumbnail Sunken floating derrick CORPORATION
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2929
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thumbnail Derrick CENTURY raising capsized vessel HELL GATE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2634
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thumbnail Capsized vessel HELL GATE being raised
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2636
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thumbnail Floating derrick CAPITOL raising unidentified vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1341
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thumbnail Floating derrick CAPITOL raising unidentified vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1342
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, view of deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1352
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, view of deck, pipe laying ways in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1353
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising sunken floating derrick CORPORATION, steamer FREEPORT SULPHUR NO. 5, floating derrick COLOSSUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2931
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. EGREMONT, stern view, floating derricks CONVOY and CENTURY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2939
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thumbnail Pumping out damaged vessel, possibly HELL GATE salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2673
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thumbnail Derricks CAPITOL and CENTURY raising tug TRANSFER NO. 5, New Haven
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1367
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHIEF hoisting metal from steamship COROZAL at wharf, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1389
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thumbnail Salvage of tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven; repair to damaged hull, in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3032
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1487
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified sunken vessel, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3111
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick COLLEGIAN raising wrecked vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3129
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derricks CONVEYOR and MONARCH raising wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3145
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, capsized vessel at dock, buildings in background are Mungessor-Dickinson Seed Co., wholesale grass seeds, office and warehouse
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3154
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3181
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, twisted metal from damaged vessel or wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3197
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thumbnail Page 11, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", fig. 14, pumping operations at the first attempt to right the ship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3254
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2309
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2321
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2333
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thumbnail Floating derricks hoisting debris from unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2342
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified sunken vessel (barge)?
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1746
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, bow view in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1511
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, reconstructing hull in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1522
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1525
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship SAGUA, deck damage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1780
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thumbnail Bow of floating grain elevator CERES after righting by floating derricks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922
1964.660.2460
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship ANTILLA, of New York, with lighters
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1576
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, view of damaged port side
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2491
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thumbnail Salvage of barge sunk at wharf, probably owned by Stock Yard Company
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1596
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thumbnail Sunken barge GEORGE E., salvage operation at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1601
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified wrecked vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1874
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thumbnail Raising unidentified wrecked vessel, D.H. Perry & Son grain elevator in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1875
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken steamer ELEANOR F. PECK, at wharf, derrick EDGAR, barge WANDERG...
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1625
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thumbnail Hoisting container, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1894
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified vessel, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1908
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation at Lehigh Valley pier No. 44, pumping out vessel, tug EDGAR BAXTER at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1921
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thumbnail Page 22, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR"; fig. 28 view looking aft; showing damage done by the S.S. ST. PAUL with air-cylinders in foreground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3294
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thumbnail Unloading barrels, barge W.C. MOTT at left, salvage of steamship H.F. DIMOCK
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1939
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thumbnail Starboard view of steamship HUTTONWOOD, salvage operation, with lighters SAXON, HENRY SEYMOUR and RESOLUTE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2010
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thumbnail Pumping out vessel, possibly steamship HUTTONWOOD, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2014
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thumbnail Port view of salvage of steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1918-04-26
1964.660.2042
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship ST. PAUL, June 2, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-02
1964.660.2064
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2087
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2089
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2101
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2102
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 11, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-11
1964.660.2120
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thumbnail Salvage operation, unidentified machinery and debris on deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2141
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thumbnail Salvage operation, unidentified machinery and debris on deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2142
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thumbnail Salvage of S. S. BERMUDEZ of Philadelphia
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2146
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thumbnail Drawing for Sommergibile Avtonomo
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2230
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thumbnail Machinery on deck, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2254
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thumbnail Machinery in box, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2255
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nitrate negative
Welt, Jess
1917
1980.140.4
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage scene, on deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5035
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, twisted cranes
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5046
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. MAIN and S.S. BREMEN after pier fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.5066
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S McPHERSON, February 5, 1901, stranded at Matanzas, Cuba, men standing on bridge from ship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-02-05
1964.660.5080
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thumbnail Salvage operation, possibly S.S. JUANITA, stranded, Venezuela, 1/10/1925, truck on dock
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4693
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, stranded Venezuela, 1/10/1925, equipment in volved with salvage
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4696
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thumbnail S. S. ZULIA, stranded, stern view
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4704
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, bow view, sunken, lighter CASCADE at left
gelatin glass negative
Blake & Knowles Steam Pump Works
1964.660.1636
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, view of deck, awash
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1641
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, view of bow damage, lighter CASCADE at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1644
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thumbnail Raising of steamship LANSING
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1647
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thumbnail Tugboats HUSTLER and TASCO raising a barge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1653
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thumbnail Steamer KEYPORT, bow view, sunk at the Battery, New York, with floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1670
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thumbnail Salvage of steamer KEYPORT, at the Battery, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1678
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thumbnail Stern view of tug GOV. FLOWER of Perth Amboy, on its side; derrick CENTURY at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1684
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thumbnail View of bottom of tug GOV. FLOWER of Perth Amboy, on its side; floating derrick CENTURY at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1686
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, pumping out vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4879
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thumbnail Raising barge DETROIT, November 8, 1906, near Philadelphia, PA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916
1964.660.1712
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thumbnail Pumping out barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, 1916
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916
1964.660.1721
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thumbnail 4-Masted ship COUNTY OF EDINBURGH stranded at Point Pleasant, NJ, February 12, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-02-12
2008.28.3.103
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thumbnail Barney dumping scow on floating dry dock, October 3, 1895
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-10-03
2008.28.3.14
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thumbnail Steamer GWENT ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 27, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-27
2008.28.3.150
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thumbnail US Army Transport RAWLINS, deck view, sunk at Pier 22, Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-10
2008.28.3.154
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thumbnail Raising ferry NORTHFIELD after collision, East River, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.3.165
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thumbnail Ship J.G. WALKER ashore on Governor's Island, NY Harbor, February 5, 1896
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-02-05
2008.28.3.21
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thumbnail Tugboat AMERICA being raised by derrick RELIANCE at Pier 14, New York City, June 11, 1896
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-06-11
2008.28.3.23
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY and unidentified wreck; circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.551
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thumbnail Panoramic view of salvage vessels working around wreck of U.S.S. MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898
2008.28.3.65
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thumbnail Wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898
2008.28.3.67
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thumbnail Wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898-02-15
2008.28.3.68
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thumbnail Schooner Yacht ALSACIENNE sunk, Port Jefferson Harbor, NY, during Storm November 26-27,1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898-11-26
2008.28.3.79
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.84
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.85
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.92
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thumbnail Pumping out steamer CEPHEUS, sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.96
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albumen print
Circa 1890
1996.49.35
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thumbnail Pumping out burned vessel, probably pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.249
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thumbnail Wreck and fire, sunk sidewheel steamer with tugboats, probably Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, January 9, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-01-09
2008.28.4.263
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thumbnail Men lowering submersible electrically-driven salvage pumps used by Merritt & Chapman Co., circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1040
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thumbnail Machinery or wreck debris, including wheel axle, on deck of floating derrick?, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.991
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thumbnail Machinery or wreck debris on deck of floating derrick?, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.992
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thumbnail Machinery or wreck debris on deck of floating derrick?, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.996
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thumbnail Twisted metal (vessel sheathing?) hoisted on deck of floating derrick CENTURY, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.510
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thumbnail Workmen on floating derrick, probably at city wharf, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.5.36
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Tugboat MARY ARNOLD sunk at the entrance to Cape Cod Canal, Buzzards Bay, MA, on June 16, 1913
photographic postcard
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1913-06
1964.570
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thumbnail Pay slips for Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co. project, April 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04
2008.28.5.142
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.544.1
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Steamship ONTARIO (probably), in dry dock after fire, off Montauk Long Island, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.544.4
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Steamship ONTARIO, in dry dock after fire, off Montauk Long Island, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.544.5
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, off Montauk Long Island, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.544.8
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.543.5
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.541.5
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.540.1
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triple sheave salvage block
1957.852.A
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albumen print
October 10, 1899
1990.9.32
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thumbnail Men and equipment on a derrick barge
black-and-white photograph
2002.94.379
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thumbnail Men and equipment on a derrick barge
black-and-white photograph
2002.94.380
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Salvaging goods from wreck of bark WANDERER, Cuttyhunk Island, August 26, 1924
silver print
1924-08-26
1997.100.26
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Breeches Buoy rigged to Salvage Items from Bark WANDERER, Cuttyhunk Island, 1924
silver print
1924-08-26
1997.100.28
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photograph
1978.142.412
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silver print
Hansen, Arthur
Circa 1945
1995.118.233
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thumbnail Raising tug EDWARD J. BERWIND
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.996
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thumbnail Raising tug EDWARD J. BERWIND
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.998
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising railroad car
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1008
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising unidentified vessel at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1212
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thumbnail Sunken steamboat TREMONT; floating derrick MONARCH, 1904
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1904-02-08
1964.660.494
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thumbnail Unidentified wharf scene; salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.515
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thumbnail Steamer aground; unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.530
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE working over wreck of railroad barge
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.65
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thumbnail Lifting and pumping out S. S. LEONA, East River, NY
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1899-10-19
1964.660.81
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thumbnail Lehigh Valley tugboat SHAWANESE on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-02
1964.660.579
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising B&0 lighter POTOMAC
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1910-04-26
1964.660.607
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising B&O lighter POTOMAC
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1910-04-26
1964.660.620
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thumbnail Tug McCALDIN BROS. being raised by derrick after sinking
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-02
1964.660.621
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, bow view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.655
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thumbnail Raising of burned hulk; probably Hoboken, NJ pier fire
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-09-14
1964.660.128
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thumbnail Steamer POUGHKEEPSIE ashore at Stony Point, NY, March 21, 1901
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-03-21
1964.660.140
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thumbnail Steamer POUGHKEEPSIE run ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-03
1964.660.141
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thumbnail Pumping out ferry boat NORTHFIELD, East River, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-14
1964.660.152
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, starboard view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.658
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thumbnail On board floating derrick; unidentified construction operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.201
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thumbnail On board floating derrick, lifting steel beams
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.202
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thumbnail Outside office; containers
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.226
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising vessel at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.238
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thumbnail Bow view S. S. FRI and steamer RESCUE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902
1964.660.268
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising tug BRILLIANT
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.797
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thumbnail Bow of damaged tug UTICA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.818
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thumbnail Salvaging metal from unidentnfied sunken wreck, possibly DUNHOLME
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1054
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thumbnail Icy waters around submerged wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.355
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thumbnail Raising sunken schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.360
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising sunken schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.364
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, pier, railroad tracks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.837
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thumbnail Wreck of DUNHOLME (possibly), floating derrick COMPTROLLER hoisting metal
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1083
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMISSIONER raising sunken truck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1093
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thumbnail Sunken tug A. W. SMITH, starboard view, floating derrick CENTURY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1096
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHANCELLOR hoisting drowned horse
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1105
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thumbnail Floating derricks COMMISSIONER, EDGAR and COLLEGIAN, sunken steamship, possibly GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12
1964.660.1115
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN, floating derricks EDGAR and COLLEGIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1130
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thumbnail Hoisting rifle from deck of battleship INDIANA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-04-29
1964.660.438
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH hoisting rifle from deck of battleship INDIANA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-04-29
1964.660.441
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thumbnail Pumping out sidewheel steamer PERSEUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.909
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thumbnail Derrick COMMISSIONER raising S.S. NANTUCKET, September 2, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-09-02
1964.660.920
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thumbnail Floating derrick EDGAR and one other derrick pumping out sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1152
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thumbnail Raising sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1156
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thumbnail Pumping out sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1158
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thumbnail Wrecked DUNHOLME, bow view, sunk at Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.946
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U. S. N. fork recovered from POLLUX wreck, Lawn, 1988
fork
before 1942
2004.81.202
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thumbnail T. A. Scott Company plant at New London, Connecticut
lithograph
After 1872
1996.58.3
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thumbnail Damaged pipe on deck of floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2870
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thumbnail Sunken vessel, HELL GATE, with tug C.P. RAYMOND
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-12
1964.660.2610
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thumbnail Steamship ANAHUAC stranded at Bellport, NY, April 7, 1924
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1924-04-07
1964.660.2895
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thumbnail Raising capsized vessel HELL GATE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2640
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thumbnail Unidentified vessel being raised
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1343
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, view of deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1354
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Two copy photographs, salvage operation, one a sunken vessel, the other, deck of vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3526
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thumbnail Derricks CAPITOL and CENTURY raising tug TRANSFER NO. 5, New Haven
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1366
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thumbnail Salvage operation, pumping out vessel, floating derrick COMMODORE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2978
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thumbnail Salvage of steamer WESTERN UNION, floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2979
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thumbnail Salvage of tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven; bow view of tug in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3031
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken vessel with winter cover on, people on dock watching, icy water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3039
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thumbnail Salvage operation, hull of vessel in dry dock, "Midship Starboard", #8392, copy photograph
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4926
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1490
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising tug JOSEPH H. MORAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3085
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thumbnail Salvage of steamer PASTIME, side view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3099
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thumbnail Salvage of steamer PASTIME, side view, showing damage to hull
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3100
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1495
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derricks raising unidentified wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3130
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, derrick hoisting boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3169
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick ready to hoist boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3171
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3186
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick CENTURY raising anchor
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3200
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thumbnail Salvage operation, wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3213
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thumbnail Page 14, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", fig. 18, commencing pumping operations for righting the ship preparatory to towing her to Portsmouth
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3257
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting diner
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3266
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glass negative
August 25, 1899
1982.8.100
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thumbnail Side view of S.S. LENAPE, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2332
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thumbnail View of deck of unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2336
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thumbnail Floating derricks hoisting debris at unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2343
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and CENTURY raising steamer CITY OF STAMFORD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1770
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thumbnail Sunken lighter RUDOLPH BROTHERS, bow view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1777
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thumbnail Damaged pipe on derrick deck, with measuring stick, probably part of pipe installation job
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2418
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1503
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1509
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1514
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thumbnail Magnetic hoist in operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1797
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thumbnail Floating derrick CAPITOL, unidentified salvage or repair operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2440
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thumbnail Wharf activity, barge EASTMAN alist
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1565
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thumbnail Raising vessel, lighters HENRY SEYMOUR and RESOLUTE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1845
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, view of damaged port side, floating derrick at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2493
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, damaged vessel with salvage vessels
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2495
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, damaged vessel with salvage vessels, tug ARAL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2497
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, damaged vessel with salvage vessels, lighter CHAPMAN BROS.
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2499
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thumbnail Port view, salvage of steamer MARY E. GORDON at pier, floating derrick CENTURY astern
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1592
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thumbnail Salvage operation at wharf, sunken barges, railroad wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1602
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY righting tugboat EDWIN TERRY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1890
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, vessel in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2506
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken vessel at wharf, floating lumber
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1617
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising Burns Bros. barge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1628
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thumbnail Container on deck, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1898
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1904
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thumbnail Container, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1906
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified vessel, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1907
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thumbnail Salvage operation, steamship MINNESOTA being towed
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1944
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship MINNESOTA, deck view, being towed
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1948
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thumbnail Pumping out vessel, possibly steamship HUTTONWOOD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2015
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thumbnail Floating derrick CAPITOL and capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2053
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thumbnail Salvaging steamship ST. PAUL, June 2, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-02
1964.660.2063
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thumbnail Documents, three business cards, Leavitt Deep Sea Salvage, and 2 cards of B.F. Leavitt
gelatin glass negative
Leavitt Deep Sea Salvage Co.
1964.660.3410
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2090
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2096
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out steamship ST. PAUL, August 27, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-08-27
1964.660.2105
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thumbnail Pumping out and righting steamship ST. PAUL, September 11, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-11
1964.660.2114
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2124
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thumbnail Capsized steamship at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2130
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thumbnail Salvage operation, unidentified machinery and debris on deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2139
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thumbnail Drawing for Sommergibile Avtonomo
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2229
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, pumping out vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5020
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage scene, deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5037
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thumbnail Salvage of steamboat SARATOGA, sunk in Hudson River, near Barrytown, October 13, 1906
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1906-10-13
1964.660.5045
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, double exposure
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4685
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, stranded, Venezuela, 1/10/1925, transporting equipment
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4691
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ZULIA, port bow view of stranded vessel
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1901
1964.660.4700
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thumbnail Stranded S. S. ZULIA, starboard view
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4710
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, partly raised, tug EDGAR BAXTER at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1646
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thumbnail Tugs HUSTLER and TASCO (possibly) raising barge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1654
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thumbnail Steamer KEYPORT, bow view, sunk at the Battery, New York, floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1667
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thumbnail View of bottom of tug GOV. FLOWER of Perth Amboy
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1683
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified sunken vessel (barge)?
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1744
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thumbnail Steamship BREMEN, upper deck, on Weehawken Banks, after Hoboken, NJ, fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.124
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thumbnail Steamships BREMEN and MAIN after Hoboken, NJ, pier fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.128
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE raising railroad car from Hudson River near Newburgh, NY, September 6, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-06
2008.28.1.113
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thumbnail Steamer EMELINE and derrick RELIANCE, Catskill Creek, NY, October 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-10
2008.28.1.128
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thumbnail Steambboat POUGHKEEPSIE ashore at Stony Point, NY, March 21, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.3.146
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thumbnail Steamer POUGHKEEPSIE ashore at Stony Point, NY, March 21, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.3.147
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thumbnail Raising of US Army Transport RAWLINS sunk at Pier 22, Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-10
2008.28.3.153
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thumbnail Men on deck of ferry NORTHFIELD after collision in East River, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.3.164
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thumbnail Ship GLENESSLIN burnt and sunk at Watson's Stores, Brooklyn, NY, September. 23, 1894.
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-09-23
2008.28.3.19
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thumbnail Steamship NEW YORK aground on West Bank, NY Harbor, March 2, 1896
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1896-03-02
2008.28.3.22
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thumbnail Men working on unidentified raised wrecked vessel, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.549
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY and tugboat at unidentified wreck; circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.550
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thumbnail French steamship LA CAMPANIA stranded below Ft. Hamilton, LI, NY, May 6 & 7, 1894
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-05-06; 1894-05-07
2008.28.3.5
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thumbnail Wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898
2008.28.3.62
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thumbnail Wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898
2008.28.3.63
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thumbnail Wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898
2008.28.3.66
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thumbnail Schooner PENOKEE sunk below Romer Shoal, September 14, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-09-14
2008.28.3.94
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.86
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thumbnail Ferry CHICAGO sunk off Pier 13, New York harbor by collision with steamship AUGUSTA, October 31, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-31
2008.28.3.96
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising an anchor
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.34
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and COLOSSUS hoisting debris from unidentified salvage operation
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.87
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thumbnail Floating derricks hoisting debris from unidentified salvage operation
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.91
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting metal piece from water, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.724
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Steamship towed in Cape Cod Canal, MA, circa 1916
gelatin silver print
Zerbe, William H.; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
circa 1916
1964.551.5
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thumbnail Demonstration of submersible electrically-driven salvage pumps used by Merritt & Chapman Co., circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1039
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4-Masted schooner FOREST CITY of Savannah sunk near Vineyard Haven, MA, April 1913
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1913-04
1964.569.1
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3-Masted schooner HENRY D. MAY under tow after sinking off Stone Horse Shoal, Vineyard Sound, MA, October 13, 1913
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1913-10-13
1964.576.3
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thumbnail Machinery or wreck debris on deck of floating derrick?, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.993
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Floating derrick towing small boat in Cape Cod Canal, MA, circa 1916
gelatin silver print
Zerbe, William H.; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
circa 1916
1964.551.2
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gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1681
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.543.2
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.543.8
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, deck view after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.542.4
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.542.6
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.541.3
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.541.8
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thumbnail Transferring gold bars from steamship COLUMBIA to PEACOCK
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1962.1249.69
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silver print
Hansen, Arthur
Circa 1945
1995.118.234
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug THOMAS F. O'BRIEN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1024
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising tugboat LEADER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1242
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thumbnail Lighters and floating derricks raising vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.502
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thumbnail Salvaging wreck of small boat WHISTLER from wharf fire
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.548
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thumbnail Floating derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH, of NY, raising unidentified wreck
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.63
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, port view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.652
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thumbnail Steamer POUGHKEEPSIE floated
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-03
1964.660.143
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thumbnail Pumping out of US Army transport INGALLS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1901-06-14
1964.660.159
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thumbnail US Transport INGALLS capsized on dry-dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-14
1964.660.160
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thumbnail Four floating derricks raising capsized rig (scaffolding?)
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-24
1964.660.163
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH raising scaffolding
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-24
1964.660.164
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thumbnail Salvage schooner (?) JOHN W. CHITTENDEN with wreck ACARA?
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.221
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH working over stranded steam yacht LUCILLE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-07-03
1964.660.235
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thumbnail Sinking tug TRANSFER NO. 3, starboard view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.254
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thumbnail Sinking tug TRANSFER NO. 3, stern view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.255
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.299
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thumbnail Sunken vessel, floating derrick, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.311
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thumbnail Floating derrick, raised canal boat S. L. CLARK
gelation glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.314
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thumbnail Railroad salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.322
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thumbnail Dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2 sunk, Brooklyn, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-10
1964.660.345
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thumbnail Dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2 being raised
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-10
1964.660.348
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising sunken schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.362
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thumbnail Schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER raised after being sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.370
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, railroad tracks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.839
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thumbnail Wreck of DUNHOLME (possibly), floating derrick hoisting sunken object
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1084
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thumbnail Wreck of DUNHOLME (possibly), derrick hoisting twisted metal
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1090
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMISSIONER hoisting sunken truck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1094
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHANCELLOR raising Mutual Milk & Cream Co.
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1101
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY salvaging railroad float
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.404
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thumbnail Hoisting truck out of water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.872
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. JOSE after fire at Pier 8, East River, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.897
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. JOSE after fire at Pier 8, East River, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.898
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thumbnail Raising steamship, possibly small coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12
1964.660.1111
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thumbnail Raising steamship, possibly small coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12
1964.660.1112
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1127
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting remains of wreck of LOIS V. CHAPPELS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.899
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting hull remains of wreck of LOIS V. CHAPPELS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.901
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thumbnail Floating derrick WILL raising sidewheel steamer PERSEUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.904
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thumbnail Derrick raising S.S. NANTUCKET, sunk, Baltimore, September 2, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-09-02
1964.660.916
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thumbnail Derrick raising S.S. NANTUCKET, Baltimore, Maryland, September 2, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-09-02
1964.660.918
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thumbnail Derrick COMMISSIONER raising S.S. NANTUCKET, September 2, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-09-02
1964.660.921
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thumbnail Half raised wreck of S.S. DUNHOLME, Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.929
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thumbnail S. S. NANTUCKET, capsized, Baltimore, Maryland
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-09-02
1964.660.935
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thumbnail Floating derricks pumping out sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1151
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thumbnail Floating derrick EDGAR raising sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1153
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN, hoisting wood box
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1160
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thumbnail Floating derricks CAPITOL and COLLEGIAN raising sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1161
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thumbnail Salvage of tugboat ROBERT WHITE, ferryboat BALTIMORE in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1165
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting gun turret
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1914-01-20
1964.660.1167
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. DUNHOLME, sunk at Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-11-17
1964.660.944
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thumbnail Wreckage of S.S. DUNHOLME sunk at Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.947
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stereograph
Coan, Leander S.
1874
1992.2.13
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thumbnail One of ten construction scene photographs
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5084
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thumbnail Nine salvage scenes
gelatin negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-09-00
1964.660.5086
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thumbnail Twelve salvage scenes
gelatin negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-01-12
1964.660.5087
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thumbnail Twelve salvage scenes
gelatin negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5088
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thumbnail Salvaging cars from sunken railroad carfloat at slip in Brooklyn
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1274
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thumbnail Floating derrick COLOSSUS raising unidentified steamboat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2868
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and CENTURY raising steamer C. F. BRADY of Peekskill
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2593
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thumbnail Raising of steamer C. F. BRADY of Peekskill
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2596
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thumbnail Steamship ANAHUAC stranded at Bellport, NY, April 7, 1924
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1924-04-07
1964.660.2900
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thumbnail Vessel HELL GATE capsized, salvage operation to raise vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-01-22
1964.660.2633
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thumbnail Derrick CENTURY raising capsized vessel HELL GATE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2635
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thumbnail Sunken floating derrick CORPORATION, steamer FREEPORT SULPHUR No. 5 behind
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2930
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. EGREMONT CASTLE, floating derrick CONVOY, 4-masted barkentine at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2937
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. EGREMONT CASTLE, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2940
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thumbnail Salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3537
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising submerged tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3023
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thumbnail Pumping out sunken vessel, winter cover on
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3040
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thumbnail Salvage of steamer PASTIME, bow view, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3097
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation; twisted metal from wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3127
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1494
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation; floating derricks MONARCH and CONVEYOR raising wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3140
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick hoisting boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3170
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3176
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3180
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, boat wreckage, steamer RELIEF and I. J. MERRITT
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3182
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, boat wreckage on deck of floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3189
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, sunken and damaged vessels at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3199
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thumbnail Salvage operation, wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3222
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thumbnail Title page from "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser "Gladiator" by the Liverpool Salvage Association"
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1908-10-09
1964.660.3244
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thumbnail Salvage, floating derrick MONARCH raising WESTERN UNION
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2982
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2325
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and COLOSSUS lifting debris from unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2338
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thumbnail Stern view of S.S. TANAMO, fire and salvage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2376
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thumbnail Capsized railroad barge No. 4
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1749
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship SAGUA, deck damage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1778
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken submarine S48, derrick and lighter assisting
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2391
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken submarine S48, floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH assisting
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2393
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thumbnail Damaged pipe raised from water, probably part of pipe installation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2416
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1505
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1516
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME; reconstructing ship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1533
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, reconstructing ship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1534
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thumbnail Salvage of capsized floating grain elevator CERES, floating derricks MONARCH and CAPITOL helping
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922
1964.660.2456
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship ANTILLA, of New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1573
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thumbnail Steamship ANTILLA, of New York, with floating derricks and lighters
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1577
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thumbnail Salvaging railroad car, hoisting onto deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1830
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thumbnail Sunken railroad barge, floating derrick CENTURY at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1831
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thumbnail Document, pay slip to J.R. Jenkins, March 1, 1922 and April 13, 1922 for submarine cutting, and work recovering copper from barge ANODE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-03-01
1964.660.2488
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thumbnail Bow view, salvage of steamer MARY E. GORDON, at pier, floating derrick CENTURY at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1591
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship MARY F. SCULLY, sunk at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1614
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship MARY F. SCULLY sunk at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1616
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thumbnail Starboard stern view of S.S. SARATOGA, sunk, lighter CHIEF and JOHN W. CHITTENDEN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1910
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. SARATOGA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1915
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thumbnail Pumping out vessel, unidentified salvage operation, at Lehigh Valley pier No. 44, tug EDGAR BAXTER at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1920
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thumbnail Unidentified vessel and tugboat ROGER WILLIAMS, unidentified salvage operation at Lehigh Valley pier No. 44
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1922
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thumbnail Salvage of steamer ISLANDER, floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1923
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thumbnail Steam lighter RESOLUTE, salvage of steamship H.F. DIMOCK
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1938
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thumbnail Salvage operation, steamship MINNESOTA being towed, floating derrick COMMONWEALTH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1947
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thumbnail Side view of unidentified vessel in dry dock, November 29, 1917
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1917-11-29
1964.660.1987
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thumbnail Starboard view of steamship HUTTONWOOD, salvage operation, with lighter RESOLUTE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2009
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thumbnail Pumping out vessel, possibly steamship HUTTONWOOD, tugboat EDGAR BAXTER, lighter HENRY SEYMOUR
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2016
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1918-04-26
1964.660.2039
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thumbnail Port view of steamship ST. PAUL with floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1918-04-26
1964.660.2043
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thumbnail Raising of steamship ST. PAUL, April 26, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-04-26
1964.660.2045
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2056
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2093
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2097
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2098
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2099
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 11, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-11
1964.660.2107
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thumbnail Three business cards, Leavitt Deep Sea Salvage Co.; B.F. Leavitt of Leavitt Sponge Fisheries Co., B.F. Leavitt
gelatin glass negative
Leavitt Deep Sea Salvage Co.
1964.660.3447
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 11, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-11
1964.660.2115
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 12, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-12
1964.660.2117
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL; September 12, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-12
1964.660.2119
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thumbnail Unidentified machinery and debris on deck, salvage operation, pair of wheels and axle
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2136
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thumbnail Salvage operation, unidentified machinery and debris on deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2138
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. BERMUDEZ of Philadelphia; floating derrick CHAPMAN BROS.
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2147
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thumbnail Damaged dock and ship alist, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3473
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thumbnail Submersible electrically-driven salvage pumps
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2182
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising WEBER & BURKE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2195
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thumbnail Illustrations for Ricuperatore Subacqueo PINO, for raising vessels
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2228
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage scene, part of derrick, damaged negative
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5027
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage scene, derrick hoisting something out of water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5032
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage scene, deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5036
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. BREMEN with lighter COMRADE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.5065
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation of pumping out steamship, copy photograph
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5079
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S. S. JUANITA, deck view of stranded vessel
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4687
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, Venezuela, 1/10/1925, deck view
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4690
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thumbnail Salvage operation, possibly S.S. JUANITA, stranded Venezuela, 1/10/1925
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4694
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thumbnail Stranded S.S. ZULIA, starboard view
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4707
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, bow view, sunken
gelatin glass negative
Blake & Knowles Steam Pump Works
1964.660.1637
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING being raised, barges CASCADE, MODERN NO. 2, NO. 50 H, IMARITA KELLERS of New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1645
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thumbnail Stern view of tug GOV. FLOWER of Perth Amboy, on side
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1682
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, pumping out vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4878
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, pumping out vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4880
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thumbnail Raising barge CHENAGO, tug EDGAR BAXTER and lighter barge CASCADE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1699
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thumbnail Raising barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, November 8. 1916
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916-11-08
1964.660.1709
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thumbnail Raising barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, 1916, using two floating derricks and two tugs
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916
1964.660.1713
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thumbnail Pumping out barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, 1916
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916
1964.660.1716
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thumbnail Sunken tugboat WM. J.M. CALDIN, with steamship DORA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1734
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Sunken tugboat WM. J.M. CALDIN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1735
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thumbnail Carriages and benches on floating derrick, presumably salvaged from ferry NORTHFIELD after collision with ferry MAUCH CHUNK, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.337
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thumbnail 4-Masted ship COUNTY OF EDINBURGH stranded at Point Pleasant, NJ, February 12, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-02-12
2008.28.3.102
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thumbnail Burned sailing ship off Constable Hook, Bayonne, New Jersey, circa 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.3.109
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thumbnail Steamship BREMEN on Weehawken Banks after Hoboken, NJ, pier fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.123
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS raised, after sinking off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.101
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thumbnail Ferry NORTHFIELD after collision with ferry MAUCH CHUNK, East River, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.3.168
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thumbnail Coal Elevator CLARK NO. 2 capsized off Shooter's Island, NY, June 24, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-24
2008.28.3.177
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thumbnail Schooner HANNAH F. CARLETON sunk on Flynn's Knoll, New York Harbor, September 30, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-09-30
2008.28.3.189
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF NORWALK sunk at Blackwell's Island, New York, March 30, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-03-30
2008.28.1.17
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thumbnail Floating derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH raising steamboat ROSEDALE, NYC, September 4, 1896
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1896-09-04
2008.28.3.26
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thumbnail Schooner ANDERSON sunk off Guilford, Connecticut
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.3.4
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thumbnail Wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898
2008.28.3.60
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thumbnail Looking aft on Steamship GERMANIC, New York, NY, February 11, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1899-02-11
2008.28.3.84
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thumbnail Pumps at work on Steamship GERMANIC, Hudson River, New York, February 11, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02-11
2008.28.3.86
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.87
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.91
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thumbnail Pumping out steamer CEPHEUS, sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.97
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Merritt & Chapman photograph album "1-A", 1891-1894
photograph album
Merritt & Chapman
1891-1894
2008.28.1
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thumbnail Damaged ferry CHICAGO at Brooklyn Navy Yard after collision with steamship AUGUSTA on October 31, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-31
2008.28.4.133
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thumbnail Raising ferry CHICAGO after collision with steamboat AUGUSTA, Pier 13, Hudson River, New York, NY, October 31, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-31
2008.28.4.136
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and COLOSSUS hoisting debris from unidentified salvage operation
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.89
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thumbnail Men on floating derrick with salvaged metal pieces, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.728
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thumbnail Unidentified machinery, perhaps salvaged from wreck, July 16, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921
2008.28.8.1105
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting twisted metal (vessel sheathing?) from harbor?, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.507
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thumbnail Twisted metal (vessel sheathing?) hoisted on deck of floating derrick CENTURY, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.509
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Barge BRITANNIA stranded on Block Island, RI, May 1909
photographic postcard
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1909-05
1964.564
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thumbnail Pay slip and receipt for Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co. project, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922
2008.28.5.141
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thumbnail Tugboat ARAL and other salvage vessels with British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.151
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF NORWALK sunk at Blackwell's Island, New York, March 30, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-03-30
2008.28.2.55
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thumbnail Dredge FLOOD ROCK in chains between derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH, Rikers Island, Bronx, New York, NY, August 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-08
2008.28.2.153
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.541.4
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.541.7
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snapshot album
Circa 1900
1952.1441
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, stranded steam ship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5051
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Bark FORTUNA aground
postcard
1974.659
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Ship LYDIA SKOLFIELD
albumen print
Child & Co.
July 12, 1892
1986.34.37
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thumbnail Barge sunk on Flynn's Knoll, NY Bay, March 5, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-05
1964.521.3
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thumbnail Barge sunk on Flynn's Knoll, NY Bay, March 5, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-05
1964.521.4
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thumbnail Steam yacht LUCILLE stranded on Governor's Island Breakwater, NY, July 3, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-07-3
1964.521.16
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photograph
1978.142.413
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thumbnail Floating derrick LOS ANGELES hoisting smoke stack? from another vessel, circa 1930
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1930
1962.1249.89
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thumbnail Floating derrick LOS ANGELES hoisting sloop yacht from another vessel, circa 1930
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1930
1962.1249.90
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thumbnail Steamship aground; unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.531
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thumbnail Raising sunken cattleboat CHELSEA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-03-07
1964.660.559
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thumbnail Floating derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH raising steamboat ROSEDALE, NYC, September 4, 1896
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1896-09-04
1964.660.68
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thumbnail Tug WM. E. CHAPMAN at work over wreck
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.72
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH salvaging train wreck
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.73
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thumbnail Barge INDEPENDENT being pumped out
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1899-04
1964.660.77
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thumbnail Lehigh Valley tugboat SHAWANESE on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-02
1964.660.582
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thumbnail Two lighters during salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.124
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising B&O lighter POTOMAC
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1910-04-26
1964.660.618
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH and tug McCALDIN BROS. after sinking
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-02
1964.660.625
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, port view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.653
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, bow view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.656
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Steamer GWENT ashore at Long Beach, L.I. March 27, 1901
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-03-27
1964.660.146
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, starboard view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.662
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, starboard view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.663
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thumbnail On board floating derrick; unidentified construction operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.200
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thumbnail Tug ... SUMNER and floating derrick CENTURY; unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.236
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thumbnail Railroad salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.325
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thumbnail Raising dredge BALTIC sunk in Delaware River
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.327
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising dredge BALTIC
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.329
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thumbnail Raising dredge BALTIC sunk in Delaware River
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.330
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thumbnail Dredge BALTIC raised after sinking in Delaware River
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.333
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thumbnail Railroad car float #36 on the rocks, Sunken Meadow, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-25
1964.660.334
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thumbnail Railroad car float #36 on rocks at Sunken Meadow, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-25
1964.660.335
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thumbnail Pumping out railroad car float #36
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-25
1964.660.337
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thumbnail Railroad car float #36 on rocks, Sunken Meadow, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-25
1964.660.339
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation in icy waters
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.805
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation in icy waters
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.806
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising tug UTICA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.816
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thumbnail Salvaging metal from unidentified sunken wreck, possibly DUNHOLME
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1051
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thumbnail Salvaging metal from unidentified sunken wreck, possibly DUNHOLME
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1053
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thumbnail Schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER raised after being sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.367
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thumbnail Two derricks raising S.S. JOSE after fire
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.828
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation; railroad tracks on pier
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.836
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, girders
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.838
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thumbnail Wreck of DUNHOLME (possibly), floating derrick COMPTROLLER hoisting twisted metal
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1085
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMISSIONER raising sunken truck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1092
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMISSIONER hoisting sunken truck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1095
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug NEW YORK CENTRAL NO. 22 on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-02-05
1964.660.389
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY salvaging railroad float
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.400
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY salvaging railroad float
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.401
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thumbnail S. S. BRIGHTON, bow view, ashore, Atlantic City, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-03-31
1964.660.412
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thumbnail Pontoons lifting sunken vessel, possibly S.S. JOSE, East River, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.881
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thumbnail Lighter JOHN W. CHITTENDEN raising steamship, possibly small coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12
1964.660.1109
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken steam vessel, "K" on stack
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1119
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN, derricks EDGAR and COLLEGIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1128
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thumbnail Raising sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1144
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thumbnail Rifle from battleship INDIANA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-04-29
1964.660.434
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH hoisting rifle from deck of battleship INDIANA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-04-29
1964.660.440
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thumbnail Pumping out sidewheel steamer PERSEUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.908
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thumbnail Divers, sunken PERSEUS, sidewheel steamer, in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.914
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thumbnail S. S. NANTUCKET, capsized, Baltimore, Maryland
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-09-02
1964.660.936
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thumbnail Wreckage of S.S. DUNHOLME, sunk, Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.939
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thumbnail Wreckage of S.S. DUNHOLME, sunk at Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.941
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting gun turret
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1914-01-20
1964.660.1166
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U. S. N. spoon recovered from POLLUX wreck, Lawn, 1988
spoon
Silco
before 1942
2004.81.201
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thumbnail Twelve salvage scenes
gelatin negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5091
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising sunken tugboat JERSEY CENTRAL, ferry RED BANK of Central Railroad
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2866
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and CENTURY raising steamer C.F. BRADY of Peekskill
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2591
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONSUL, pipe laying operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1300
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thumbnail Deck of damaged vessel, pumping out, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3507
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising capsized vessel HELL GATE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2637
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thumbnail Capsized vessel HELL GATE righted during salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-02-16
1964.660.2639
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thumbnail Raising of S.S. SAGUA, bow view, S.S. MOUNT CLINTON at right, Nicaragua, November 15, 1923
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-11-15
1964.660.2655
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, view of deck, pipe laying ways in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1351
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. SANTA MARTA, port bow view, at dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2698
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. SANTA MARTA, with steam lighter RESOLUTE, other salvage vessels, S.S. CHARLES M. EVEREST
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2699
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHIEF hoisting metal from unidentified salvage operation at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1388
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thumbnail Metal on deck, unidentified salvage operation at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1390
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thumbnail Salvage of tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven, floating derrick MONARCH helping to raise
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3022
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thumbnail Salvaging sunken vessel with winter cover on; at left billethead of another vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3037
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, ship being raised
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3126
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, twisted metal from wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3128
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thumbnail Floating derricks CONVEYOR and MONARCH raising wreck, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3138
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derricks CONVEYOR and MONARCH raising wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3139
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick hoisting boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3173
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derricks raising boat wreckage, marine divers
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3188
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick raising boat wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3190
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thumbnail Salvage operation, floating derrick century raising vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3205
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thumbnail Page 4, "The Salvage of H. M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", fig. 2, The ST. PAUL after the Collision in Dry Dock at Southampton
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3247
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thumbnail Page 15, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", fig. 19, the ship righting, as seen from the deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3258
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2326
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, salvage operation; HENRY SEYMOUR
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2329
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. TANAMO, fire and salvage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2375
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken submarine S48, derricks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2390
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage scene, possibly raising submarine
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2394
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, stern view in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1513
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, starboard bow view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1521
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, starboard bow view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1523
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1526
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1530
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, port bow view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1537
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship SAGUA, deck damage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1781
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thumbnail Steamship ANTILLA, of New York, aground, tug NORTH AMERICA and lighter JOHN W. CHITTENDEN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1575
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thumbnail Salvaging railroad cars
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1829
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thumbnail Raising unidentified vessel, lighter RESOLUTE at left, floating derrick COMMODORE at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1839
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thumbnail Raising vessel, lighters RESOLUTE, HENRY SEYMOUR, floating derrick COMMODORE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1844
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thumbnail Capsized floating grain elevator CERES
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2465
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thumbnail S. S. ANDREE sunk in harbor, port view, floating derrick CONTINENTAL at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2473
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, damaged vessel with lighter CHAPMAN BROS.
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2498
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, damaged vessel with salvage vessels
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2500
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, hoisting twisted metal from damaged vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2502
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photograph
After 1863
1979.90.144
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thumbnail Raising unidentified wrecked vessel, D. H. Perry & Son grain elevator in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1876
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY righting tugboat EDWIN TERRY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1889
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, vessel in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2509
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1896
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thumbnail Container on deck, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1899
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thumbnail Floating derrick preparing to raise steamer ISLANDER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1927
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thumbnail Page 19, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser "Gladiator", fig. 25, the "Gladiator in Portsmouth Dockyard (bow view)
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3291
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thumbnail Page 21, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser "Gladiator", fig. 27 view of ship from starboard side, looking forward, showing fracture and cofferdams
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3293
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thumbnail Page 23, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3295
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thumbnail Deck of vessel, salvage of steamship H.F. DIMOCK
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1940
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship MINNESOTA, deck view, being towed
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1949
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thumbnail Steamer CHELSEA submerged, derrick CHIEF at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1979
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thumbnail Deck view of steamer CHELSEA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1980
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thumbnail Port view of steamship HUTTONWOOD, salvage operation, with lighter RESOLUTE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2008
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship ST. PAUL, derricks COMMODORE and CAPITOL raising vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1918-04-26
1964.660.2037
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1918-04-26
1964.660.2040
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thumbnail Port bow view of steamship ST. PAUL, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1918-04-26
1964.660.2041
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL with floating derrick, April 28, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-04-28
1964.660.2050
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL, floating derrick CHIEF
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2058
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2077
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL, July 14, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-07-14
1964.660.2079
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thumbnail Machinery for righting capsized steamship ST. PAUL, July 22, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-07-22
1964.660.2080
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2091
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2092
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2094
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thumbnail Barge loaded with stone ashore in front of house, misc. salvage pictures
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3474
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thumbnail Deck of barge or floating derrick, chain on deck, misc. salvage picture
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3476
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thumbnail Submersible electrically-driven salvage pumps
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2181
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising WEBER & BURKE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2194
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thumbnail Salvage operation, floating derrick COLOSSUS removing funnel from steamship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2264
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nitrate negative
Welt, Jess
1917
1980.140.3
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. MAIN and S.S. BREMEN after pier fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.5062
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. MAINE and BREMEN, with lighter WM. E. CHAPMAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
June 30, 1900
1964.660.5063
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. MAIN and S.S. BREMEN after Hoboken, NJ, pier fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.5067
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thumbnail Salvage of tugboat S.Q. BROWN being raised by floating derrick MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5076
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, stranded
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4686
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thumbnail Salvage operation, possibly S.S. JUANITA, stranded Venezuela, 1/10/1925, unloading
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4689
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, stranded in Venezuela, 1/10/1925, truck on raft
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4697
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thumbnail S. S. ZULIA, stranded, starboard view
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4705
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nitrate negative
1983.22.110
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, stern view
gelatin glass negative
Blake & Knowles Steam Pump Works
1964.660.1638
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thumbnail Steamer KEYPORT, bow view, sunk at the Battery, New York, floating derrick MONARCH at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1666
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thumbnail Deck of steamer KEYPORT sunk at the Battery, New York, steamer ZEPHYR and HIGHLANDER in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1671
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thumbnail Sunken tug KATHRYN, deck of floating derrick CENTURY, at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1689
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thumbnail Raising barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, 1916, floating derrick COMPTROLLER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916
1964.660.1710
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thumbnail Raising barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, 1916
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916
1964.660.1714
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thumbnail Pumping out barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, 1916
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916
1964.660.1715
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Merritt & Chapman Company photograph album "A", 1892-1902
photograph album
Merritt & Chapman
1892-1902
2008.28.3
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thumbnail Salvage of Steamships MAIN and BREMEN after pier fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.122
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thumbnail Steamships BREMEN and MAIN after Hoboken, NJ, pier fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.129
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thumbnail Steamer EMELINE and derrick RELIANCE, Catskill Creek, NY, October 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-10
2008.28.1.127
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thumbnail Steamer GWENT ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 27, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-27
2008.28.3.149
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thumbnail Men on deck of ferry NORTHFIELD after collision in East River, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.3.167
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thumbnail Steamship OLD DOMINION stranded on rocks off Milton Point, N.Y., July 6, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-06
2008.28.3.173
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thumbnail Raising lighter MIDAS sunk at Pier 40, New York, February 3, 1895
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-02-03
2008.28.3.18
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thumbnail Railroad car float sunk at terminal of Brooklyn Wharf & Warehouse Co., NY, circa 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.3.28
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thumbnail Steamboat CATSKILL raised after sinking in Hudson River, September 15, 1897
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1897-09
2008.28.3.39
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thumbnail Jersey Central Railroad locomotive being raised at their drawbridge, Newark Bay, October 25, 1897
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-10-25
2008.28.3.40
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH preparing to raise steamboat ERICSSON, Delaware River, February 16, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898-02-18
2008.28.3.46
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thumbnail Steamer PLYMOUTH aground off Newport, RI, June, 1894
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1894-06
2008.28.3.6
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thumbnail Steamboat PLYMOUTH on rocks near Newport, RI, June 1894
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1894-06
2008.28.3.8
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.93
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE raising steamer CEPHEUS, sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.98
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thumbnail Looking across pontoons after collision of Ferry CHICAGO and steamship AUGUSTA, October 31, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-31
2008.28.3.97
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thumbnail Ferry CHICAGO on dry dock at Brooklyn Navy Yard after collision with steamship AUGUSTA on October 31,1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-31
2008.28.4.134
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thumbnail Tugboat HUSTLER and derrick MONARCH working over S.S. BREMEN on Weehawken Banks after fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.219
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thumbnail Twisted metal pieces on floating derrick or dock, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.729
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thumbnail Unidentified machinery, perhaps salvaged from wreck, July 16, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921
2008.28.8.1104
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thumbnail Machinery or wreck debris on deck of floating derrick?, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.994
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Steam lighter LEVIATHAN of Boston, stranded on bank of Cape Cod Canal near Bourne Bridge, MA, September 6, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-09-06
1964.592.2
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, deck view after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.544.2
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, off Montauk Long Island, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.544.7
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.543.6
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.542.3
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.542.8
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.541.6
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.540.2
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.540.7
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, derrick hoisting machinery
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5053
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation; stranded steam ship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5054
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photograph
1933
1979.54.396
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising Canal boat EUREKA sunk at Pier 42, New York, October 27, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-10-27
1964.521.19
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising Canal boat EUREKA sunk at Pier 42, New York, October 27, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-10-27
1964.521.20
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Photograph album for Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
photograph album
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-1931
1962.1249
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thumbnail Transferring wreckage from steamship COLUMBIA to PEACOCK
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1962.1249.70
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising sunken tugboat LEONARD RICHARDS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.992
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation at Hamburg American Line Pier 2
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1006
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising railroad car
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1007
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising vessel (....SULLIVAN)
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1028
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thumbnail Pumping out vessel (....SULLIVAN)
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1029
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thumbnail Starboard view of the raising of tugboat LEADER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1241
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting scow
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.466
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thumbnail Tug HUSTLER working over sunken sailing vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.523
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thumbnail Port view of steamer PLYMOUTH, floating derrick RELIANCE
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1894-06
1964.660.5
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thumbnail Raising of scow SISTERS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.550
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thumbnail Smith's derricks placing cattleboat CHELSEA on dry dock after sinking
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-03-07
1964.660.558
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising tug McCALDIN BROS.
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-02
1964.660.610
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thumbnail Derrick raising tug McCALDIN BROS. after sinking
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-02
1964.660.622
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thumbnail Derrick raising tug McCALDIN BROS. after sinking
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-02
1964.660.623
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thumbnail Steamer ST. DUNSTAN afire and sunk at Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, January 9, 1901
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-01-09
1964.660.132
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation in harbor
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.134
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation in harbor
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.136
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thumbnail Men on deck of ferry NORTHFIELD after collision in East River, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-14
1964.660.157
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thumbnail Yacht VENITZIA sunk off Captains Island, Long Island Sound, July 19, 1901
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-07-19
1964.660.167
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, starboard view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.659
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, starboard view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.664
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thumbnail Salvage of railroad float ashore, floating derrick behind
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.176
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.205
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thumbnail Marine diver in diving suit aboard MONARCH
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.223
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thumbnail Office; metal containers
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.225
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thumbnail Bill from the Brown Hoisting Machinery Co.
gelatin glass negative
Brown Hoisting Machinery Co.
1902
1964.660.245
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH lifting 16" rifle from lighter CAPT. TOM
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-04
1964.660.291
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thumbnail Sunken vessel, floating derrick, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.310
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thumbnail Pumping out railroad car float #36
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-25
1964.660.338
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1047
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thumbnail Raising sunken dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-10
1964.660.352
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thumbnail Raising schooner THOMAS L. PARKER, sunk off Weehawken, N.J.
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.357
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.363
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thumbnail Wreck of DUNHOLME (possibly), floating derrick COMPTROLLER hoisting metal
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1086
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1099
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thumbnail Tug NEW YORK CENTRAL NO. 22 being raised by floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-02-05
1964.660.393
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thumbnail S. S. BRIGHTON, starboard view, ashore at Atlantic City, NJ
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-03-31
1964.660.414
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY and lighter F.R. SHARP(?) raising S.S. JOSE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-12
1964.660.894
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thumbnail S.S. JOSE being raised after fire, tug A.W. SMITH, derrick CAPITOL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.895
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. JOSE after fire on Pier 8, East River, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.896
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken vessel GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1124
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thumbnail Salvage of coastal steamer GRECIAN, hoisting wood box
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1126
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thumbnail S.S. NANTUCKET capsized, Baltimore, Maryland, September 2, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-09-02
1964.660.917
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thumbnail Derrick raising S. S. NANTUCKET, Baltimore, Maryland, September 2, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-09-02
1964.660.919
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thumbnail Wreck of S.S. DUNHOLME, sunk, Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.930
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thumbnail Raising sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1154
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thumbnail Salvage of tugboat ROBERT WHITE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1162
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thumbnail Wreckage of S.S. DUNHOLME, sunk at Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.945
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China plate recovered from POLLUX wreck, Lawn, 1988
plate
Buffalo China
before 1942
2004.81.200
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thumbnail Salvage, floating derricks MONARCH and CENTURY raising steamer C. F. BRADY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2590
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thumbnail Port view of steamer C. F. BRADY of Peekskill being raised
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2597
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thumbnail Stern view of floating derrick CENTURY and unidentified sunken wreck at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2613
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thumbnail Hoisting engine from damaged vessel, salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3508
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized vessel HELL GATE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-02-16
1964.660.2641
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thumbnail Raising S.S. SAGUA from icy waters, November 15, 1923, in Nicaragua
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-11-15
1964.660.2646
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1346
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. EGREMONT CASTLE, with floating derrick MONARCH and lighter
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2942
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. EGREMONT CASTLE, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2946
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage scene, steamer I. J. MERRITT beside damaged vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4862
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thumbnail Salvage operation, sunken vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2975
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thumbnail Salvage, floating derrick MONARCH raising steamer WESTERN UNION
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2980
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thumbnail Floating derrick, deck view, raising tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3025
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thumbnail Pumping out sunken vessel, winter cover on, floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3042
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1492
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising tug JOSEPH H. MORAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3086
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thumbnail Copy photograph, stern view of steamer PASTIME salvage operation and floating derrick CITIZEN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3096
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thumbnail Floating derricks CONVEYOR and MONARCH raising unidentified wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3134
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick raising wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3142
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick raising wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3144
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, floating derricks CONVEYOR and MONARCH raising wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3146
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, twisted metal from wreck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3147
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, capsized vessel at dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3155
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, boat wreckage on deck of floating derrick CITIZEN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3177
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, damaged wharf?
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3178
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, damaged floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3191
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thumbnail Salvage operation, floating derrick raising sunken vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3208
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thumbnail Salvage operation, twisted metal from damaged vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3210
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thumbnail Salvage operation, twisted metal and wreckage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3211
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thumbnail Page 5, "The Salvage of H. M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", fig. 3. The GLADIATOR after being salvaged, in Portsmouth Dockyard, stern view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3248
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thumbnail Page 9 from "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR", fig. 9, diagram showing positions of pumping vessels preparatory to pulling the ship into shoal water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3252
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thumbnail Stern view of S.S. LENAPE, salvage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2315
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thumbnail Stern view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2316
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2319
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thumbnail Port view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2324
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thumbnail Bow view of S.S. LENAPE, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2327
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thumbnail Floating derricks hoisting debris from unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2341
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and CENTURY raising steamer CITY OF STAMFORD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1767
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and CENTURY raising CITY OF STAMFORD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1768
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thumbnail Starboard bow view of sunken submarine S48, salvage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2389
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thumbnail Raising two-masted vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1499
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1507
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1517
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, starboard bow view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1524
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, reconstructing hull
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1529
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. DUNHOLME, reconstructing ship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1531
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thumbnail Salvage of capsized floating grain elevator CERES; floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH helping
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922
1964.660.2458
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thumbnail Steamship ANTILLA, of New York, with floating derricks and lighters
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1578
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thumbnail Salvaging railroad cars
gelatin glass negative
1964.660.1828
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thumbnail Capsized floating grain elevator CERES; ship WHEELING MOLD in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2466
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thumbnail Salvage of barge sunk at wharf, probably owned by Stock Yard Company
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1597
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thumbnail Salvage operation at wharf, floating derrick MONARCH and sunken vessels
gelatin glass negative
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.660.1600
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship MARY F. SCULLY, sunk at wharf, steamship in drydock in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1615
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. ANDREE, view of interior damage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2505
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken steamer ELEANOR F. PECK at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1626
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thumbnail Deck view of S.S. SARATOGA, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1913
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thumbnail Port view of S.S. SARATOGA, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1918
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thumbnail Page 17, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR"; figl. 22 bringing the "Gladiator" to Portsmouth, showing Masthead Purchases to "Ranger" and "Enterprise"; see 1964.660.3288-3296.
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3289
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thumbnail Page 16, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser GLADIATOR"; fig. 20 ship righting, fig. 21
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3290
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thumbnail Deck of vessel, lighter RESOLUTE in background, salvage of steamship H.F. DIMOCK
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1941
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thumbnail Unloading steamship H. F. DIMOCK, salvage
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1943
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thumbnail Two floating derricks, one CENTURY, raising unidentified sunken vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1969
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thumbnail Plans for Canalon System for submarine hoisting
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1975
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thumbnail Steamer CHELSEA submerged
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1978
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thumbnail Starbord stern view of pumping out vessel, possibly steamship HUTTONWOOD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2019
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thumbnail Hoisting railroad cars from Hudson River, south of Grant's Tomb, New York, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3357
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thumbnail Salvaging of steamship ST. PAUL, June 2, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-02
1964.660.2062
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL ready to be righted, June 16, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-16
1964.660.2075
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2083
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thumbnail Righting and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2086
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thumbnail Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 11, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-11
1964.660.2112
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thumbnail Salvage operation, unidentified machinery and debris on deck, pair of wheels and axle
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2137
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thumbnail Salvage operation, unidentified machinery and debris on deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2140
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thumbnail Salvage of S.S. BERMUDEZ of Philadelphia
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2145
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thumbnail Salvage of S. S. BERMUDEZ of Philadelphia
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2148
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising WEBER & BURKE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2193
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thumbnail Machinery on deck, unidentified salvage operation
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2253
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage scene, deck of derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5028
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thumbnail Salvage of steamboat SARATOGA, sunk in Hudson River, near Tarrytown, October 13, 1906, tugboats
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1906-10-13
1964.660.5044
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thumbnail Salvage of tugboat S.Q. BROWN, floating derrick MONARCH preparing to raise tugboat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5077
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, bringing ashore equipment involved in salvage
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4682
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, stranded vessel
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4683
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably S.S. JUANITA, stranded Venezuela, 1/10/1925
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4698
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thumbnail Salvage operation, stranded S.S. JUANITA, Venezuela, 1/10/1925
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1925-01-10
1964.660.4699
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thumbnail S. S. ZULIA, stranded, port view
nitrate negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.4703
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thumbnail Salvage of steamship LANSING, view of damaged bow
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1640
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thumbnail Sunken tug KATHRYN, floating derrick CENTURY in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1688
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thumbnail Pumping out barge DETROIT, near Philadelphia, PA, November 8, 1916
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916-11-08
1964.660.1720
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising railway tank cars run off end of a car float
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.3.100
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thumbnail Steamship MAIN, flooded after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.118
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising wreck of barge BOIES PENROSE, Delaware Bay, September 1895
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1895-09
2008.28.3.15
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thumbnail Yacht VENITZIA sunk off Captains Island, Long Island Sound, July 19, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-19
2008.28.3.179
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thumbnail Lighter HUSTLER unloading freight from sunk CITY OF NORWALK, Blackwells Island, NY, March 30, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-03-30
2008.28.1.16
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thumbnail Man in diving suit, possibly Edward Johnsen, July 20, 1893
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-07-20
2008.28.1.175
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thumbnail Freight steamer ALERT sunk at Glen Cove Harbor Breakwater, Long Island, NY, May 26, 1892
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-05-26
2008.28.3.3
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thumbnail Pennsylvania ferry NEW BRUNSWICK burned off Communipaw Coal Pier, NJ, January 1897
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-01
2008.28.3.31
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thumbnail Lighter HUSTLER and floating derrick MONARCH raising unidentified wreck, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.548
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF NORWALK in dry dock, East River, New York, NY, April 3, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-04-03
2008.28.1.31
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF NORWALK in dry dock, East River, New York, NY, April 3, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-04-03
2008.28.1.32
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thumbnail Wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898
2008.28.3.64
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, ; Hudson River, New York, NY, February 11, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02-11
2008.28.3.83
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thumbnail Mallory Line steamship LEONA sunk at Pier 20, East River, New York, October 19, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-19
2008.28.3.93
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.88
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thumbnail Floating derrick ADMIRAL and lighter WM. E. CHAPMAN, probably after pier fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.245
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thumbnail Floating derricks hoisting debris from unidentified salvage operation
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.93
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thumbnail Twisted metal pieces on deck of floating derrick, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.726
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thumbnail Twisted metal pieces on deck of floating derrick, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.727
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3-Masted schooner HENRY D. MAY swamped off Stone Horse Shoal, Vineyard Sound, MA, October 13, 1913
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1913-10-13
1964.576.1
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3-Masted schooner HENRY D. MAY swamped off Stone Horse Shoal, Vineyard Sound, MA, October 13, 1913
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1913-10-13
1964.576.2
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thumbnail Plan by Fernando Staud y Ximenez, "Canalon System for Submarine hoisting, Cap. Staud-Ximenez Naval Engineer"; diagram of steamer?, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.117
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thumbnail Machinery or wreck debris, including wheel axle, on deck of floating derrick?, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.990
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting twisted metal (vessel sheathing?) from harbor?, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.506
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thumbnail Twisted metal (vessel sheathing?) hoisted on deck of floating derrick, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.508
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting metal slabs, lighter CASCADE at right, Lehigh Valley Railroad barge in background; probably New York City wharf, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.511
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thumbnail Derricks MONARCH and RELIANCE carrying dredge FLOOD ROCK, Rikers Island, Bronx, New York, NY, August 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-08
2008.28.2.152
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.543.1
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.543.3
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.542.2
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, on fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.542.7
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.541.2
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.540.4
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.540.5
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Steamship ONTARIO of Baltimore, MD, after fire, ashore off Montauk Point, NY, April 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-04
1964.540.6
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