Marine accidents

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thumbnail Sunken tug HENRY A. PECK, tug SUCCESS in background
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1016
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug THOMAS F. O'BRIEN
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1022
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug THOMAS F. O'BRIEN
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1023
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thumbnail Bow of charred lifeboat from steamboat TREMONT
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1904-02-08
1964.660.495
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thumbnail Lehigh Valley tugboat SHAWANESE on rocks
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-02
1964.660.580
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thumbnail S.S. PRINZESS IRENE, starboard view, ashore at Fire Island Beach
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-06
1964.660.584
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising tug McCALDIN BROS.
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-02
1964.660.610
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thumbnail S.S. SAALE after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.101
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thumbnail Belmont's sloop (catboat) ashore at Sandy Hook Beach
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-23
1964.660.616
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thumbnail Pumping out of burned hulk; Hoboken, NJ pier fire
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.129
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thumbnail Tugboat UNITY towing steamer POUGHKEEPSIE, Hudson River, NY, March 21, 1901
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-03-21
1964.660.142
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thumbnail US Army transport INGALLS capsized and sunk on dry dock
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1901-06-14
1964.660.156
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thumbnail Three masted ship ashore, possibly Long Branch, NJ
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.169
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thumbnail Salvage of tug TRANSFER NO. 3
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.252
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thumbnail Tug JOHN A. HUGHES ashore at Lloyds Neck, Long Island, NY
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-11-26
1964.660.282
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Three-masted schooner, aground?
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.307
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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 Dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2 being raised
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-10
1964.660.348
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thumbnail Floating derrick working over submerged wreck in icy water
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.353
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising tug COLUMBIA
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.376
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thumbnail Two derricks raising S.S. JOSE after fire
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.828
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thumbnail Starboard view of steamship KAISER FRANZ JOSEPH I
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-06-15
1964.660.850
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Bark BAYARD, port view, ashore at Highlands off Navesink, New Jersey
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-10-11; 1903-02-09
1964.660.386
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tug NEW YORK CENTRAL NO. 22 on rocks
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-02-05
1964.660.389
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising railroad barge
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.419
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising railroad barge
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.422
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thumbnail Sunken steamship, possibly small coastal steamer GRECIAN
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1107
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thumbnail Floating derricks EDGAR and COLLEGIAN raising steamship, possibly coastal steamer GRECIAN
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-12
1964.660.1108
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thumbnail Salvage of sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN, lighter HENRY SEYMOUR
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1131
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thumbnail S. S. ALLEGHANY, deck view, sinking at dock
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.432
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thumbnail S. S. NANTUCKET, capsized, Baltimore, Maryland
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-09-02
1964.660.936
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thumbnail Wreckage of S.S. DUNHOLME, sunk, Bayonne, New Jersey
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.939
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thumbnail S. S. QUEEN LOUISE, port view, stranded on beach
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1175
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thumbnail S. S. QUEEN LOUISE, port view, stranded on beach
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1176
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thumbnail Floating derrick CAPITOL raising tug ELI B. CONINE, in icy water
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1178
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thumbnail Damaged launch CRUISER, port view, tugboat COLUMBIA in back
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2805
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Starboard view of steamer MOHAWK of Boston, Eastern Steamship Co., wrecked
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2574
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising capsized vessel HELL GATE
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2638
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thumbnail Unidentified New Jersey Central tugboat sunk at dock
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2643
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thumbnail View of damaged bridge and deck of S.S. SAGUA, November 15, 1923, Nicaragua
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-11-15
1964.660.2656
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thumbnail Damage to steamer BOSTON in dry dock
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2957
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Men working on vessel in dry dock
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2958
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thumbnail Two photos on one plate, S.S. BALABAC wreck, #2 engines, #6 looking astern from stem, January 1923
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-01-01
1964.660.2695
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thumbnail Sunken dredge
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3055
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thumbnail Sunken floating derrick CAPITOL, tug at left
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3074
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thumbnail Port view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk, pumping out
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2323
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, pumping out
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2326
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thumbnail Steamship ISLA DE PANAY sunk at pier
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1757
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thumbnail Starboard view, unidentified sunken sidewheel steamer
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1794
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thumbnail Sunken tugboat GLENVILLE, steamer PORT CHESTER
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1805
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thumbnail Capsized barge
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1854
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken vessel at wharf, floating lumber, ferry boat ELLIS ISLAND
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1619
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. SARATOGA, sunk
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1916
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. SARATOGA, sunk
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1919
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken steamer at dock
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1951
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thumbnail Damaged bow of tug PRINCESS
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1972
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thumbnail Lighter EUGENE G. of New York capsized at dock, barge SEABEACH in background
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1994
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Starboard bow view of unidentified steamship aground near beach
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2004
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thumbnail Submerged vessel
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3378
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918
1964.660.2060
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL ready to be righted, June 16, 1918
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-16
1964.660.2074
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thumbnail Righting of capsized steamship ST. PAUL, July 14, 1918
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-07-14
1964.660.2079
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thumbnail Damage to vessel hull
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3423
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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
1964.660.2112
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thumbnail Unidentified wrecked vessel in dry dock; damaged hull
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2134
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thumbnail Unidentified steamboat wreck
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5026
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thumbnail View of bottom of tug GOV. FLOWER of Perth Amboy
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Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1683
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH and lighter HENRY SEYMOUR with U.S. Army Transport RAWLINS sunk after fire at Pier 22, Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1901
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-10
2008.28.4.314
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thumbnail Wreckage, presumably from ferry NORTHFIELD sunk at Pier 10, East River, New York, NY, by collision with ferry MAUCH CHUNK, June 14, 1901
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.340
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thumbnail U.S. Army Transport INGALLS capsized and sunk on dry dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 14, 1901
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.352
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thumbnail Derricks raising coal elevator CLARK NO. 2 capsized and sunk off Shooters Island, Staten Island, NY, June 24, 1901
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-24
2008.28.4.357
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thumbnail Derricks raising coal elevator CLARK NO. 2 capsized and sunk off Shooters Island, Staten Island, NY, June 24, 1901
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-24
2008.28.4.360
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thumbnail Raising bark LA ESCOCOESA sunk off Robbins Reef Light, NJ, March 23, 1899
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-03
2008.28.4.37
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thumbnail Ship FLOTTBEK seen between 2 beach houses, ashore at Long Branch, NJ, November 23, 1901
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-11-23
2008.28.4.388
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thumbnail Damaged steam lighter CLIFFORD after collision with steamboat NEWBURGH, Hudson River, New York, December 31, 1901
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-31
2008.28.4.404
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thumbnail Steamer NORUMBEGA aground at Clark's Point, Southwest Harbor, Maine, August 1912
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T.A. Scott Company
1912-08
2014.49.9355
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Tugboat TASCO possibly assisting schooner EMMA SOUTHARD aground at Duck Island, CT, August 1913
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T.A. Scott Company
1913-08
1965.338
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thumbnail Salvage of steamships. MAIN and BREMEN after Hoboken, NJ, pier fire of June 30, 1900
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.125
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thumbnail Steamship CAVOUR stranded at Long Beach, NY, January 31, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-01-31
2008.28.4.424
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thumbnail Bark FELIX capsized in Schuylkill River, Pennsylvania, circa 1892
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1892
2008.28.1.125
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thumbnail Pilot schooner DAVID CARLL in slings after being raised, New York Bay, NY, September 6, 1893
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-09-06
2008.28.1.134
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thumbnail British steamship DRUMELZIER ashore at Fire Island, Long Island, NY, 2 men on ice-covered deck, December 26, 1904
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-12-26
1964.521.119
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thumbnail Steamship BRITISH QUEEN on fire at Hoboken, NJ, March 19, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-19
1964.521.12
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thumbnail Tugboat ROBERT HADDON wrecked at Long Branch, NJ, November 23, 1901
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-11-23
2008.28.3.193
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA aground off Jones Inlet, salvage vessel alongside, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.489
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thumbnail Barkentine PERSIA ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, New York, March 18, 190
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-18
2008.28.4.492
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thumbnail Steamship BRITISH QUEEN listing after fire at Hoboken, NJ, March 19, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-09
2008.28.4.497
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thumbnail Steamship BRITISH QUEEN on fire at Hoboken, NJ, March 19, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-09
2008.28.4.502
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thumbnail US Revenue Cutter WASHINGTON sunk in New York Bay, February 27, 1893
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-02-27
2008.28.1.158
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thumbnail Schooner ELIZA A. ANDERSON in chains alongside derrick RELIANCE, July 20, 1893
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-07-20
2008.28.1.184
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thumbnail Steamboat SARATOGA sunk in Hudson River near Barrytown, NY, October 13, 1906
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1906-10-13
1964.521.140
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thumbnail Schooner TRAVELLER loaded with brownstone sunk at Thimble Islands, Connecticut, August 12, 1907
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-08-12
1964.521.159
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thumbnail Lighter N.Y.C. LIGHTER NO. 24 sunk off Liberty Island, New York Bay, January 31, 1908
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-01-31
1964.521.170
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thumbnail Steamship OTRANTO stranded at Fire Island, NY, January 1897
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-01
2008.28.3.32
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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 Ferry HACKENSACK stranded on Rocks at Sunken Meadows, February 12, 1897
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-02-12
2008.28.3.34
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA broken in two off Jones Inlet, Long Island, March 1, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.529
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA broken in two off Jones Inlet, Long Island, March 1, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.531
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thumbnail Lighter HUSTLER and floating derrick MONARCH raising unidentified wreck, circa 1900
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.548
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH assisting steam yacht LUCILLE stranded on Governors Island, NY, July 3, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-07-03
2008.28.4.559
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thumbnail New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Co. vessels sunk in Hudson River, New York, September 23, 1892
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-23
2008.28.4.56
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH assisting steam yacht LUCILLE stranded on Governors Island, NY, July 3, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-07-03
2008.28.4.560
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thumbnail Schooner JESSE HART II aground, South Amboy, NJ, June 15, 1894
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-06-15
2008.28.1.209
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising Canal boat EUREKA sunk at Pier 42, New York, October 27, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-10-27
1964.521.20
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thumbnail Tugboat OSCEOLA stranded at Piermont, NY, December 5, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-05
1964.521.32
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thumbnail Railroad Car Float ashore at 48th Street, Brooklyn, NY, December 6, 1902
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-06
1964.521.34
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thumbnail Barge E.W. STETSON stranded near Jamesport, Long Island, NY, November 26, 1898
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co
1898-11-26
2008.28.3.76
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thumbnail Mallory Line steamship LEONA sunk at Pier 20, East River, New York, October 19, 1899
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-19
2008.28.3.93
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thumbnail Tugboat and floating derrick CENTURY at unidentified salvage operation at wharf; circa 1900
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.562
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thumbnail Raising sunk railroad engine, circa 1910
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1910
2008.28.4.591
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thumbnail Raising sunk railroad engine, circa 1910
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1910
2008.28.4.592
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thumbnail Freighter TUCKAHOE ashore at Sands Point, Long Island, NY, December 1894
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-12
2008.28.4.60
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thumbnail German bark DR. SIEGERT capsized at wharf, Brooklyn, NY, July 27, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-07-27
2008.28.1.61
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thumbnail German bark DR. SIEGERT capsized at wharf, Brooklyn, NY, July 27, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-07-27
2008.28.1.69
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thumbnail New York Central Lighterage Company barge No. 14, sunk, Brooklyn, NY, September 23, 1892
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-23
2008.28.1.70
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thumbnail Recovering cargo from New York Central Lighterage Company barge No. 14, sunk, Brooklyn, NY, September 23, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-23
2008.28.1.76
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.81
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thumbnail Yawl yacht GAVIOTA ashore at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, NY, September 16, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-09-16
1964.521.72
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thumbnail Bark BAYARD ashore at Highlands of Navesink, NJ, October 11, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-10-11
1964.521.79
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thumbnail New York Central & Lighterage Barge No. 14 sunk at foot of Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, NY, September 23, 1892
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-23
2008.28.4.69
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thumbnail Damaged freighter CITY OF NORWALK in dry dock, East River, New York, NY, April 3, 1892
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-04-03
2008.28.4.74
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thumbnail Shell Oil barge MARTINEZ sunk at Raccoon Straits, San Francisco Bay, California, May, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.126
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thumbnail Shell Oil barge MARTINEZ sunk at Raccoon Straits, San Francisco Bay, California, May, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.132
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thumbnail Shell Oil barge MARTINEZ sunk at Raccoon Straits, San Francisco Bay, California, May, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.138
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK ashore at Point Pinos, Monterey County, California, May 1924
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Heidrick
1924-05-03 through 1924-05-17
1962.1249.2
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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 Tanker RICHFIELD aground, Long Beach Channel, San Pedro, California, January 22, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-01-22
1962.1249.45
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thumbnail Damage to tanker KEKOSKEE, California
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Sunset Photo
1962.1249.67
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK ashore at Point Pinos, deck view, Monterey County, California, May 1924
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Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-03 through 1924-05-17
1962.1249.8
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thumbnail Tugboat PEACOCK towing 5-masted barkentine MONFALCONE after hurricane near Colon, Panama, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923
1962.1249.86
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thumbnail Steamship TAMIAHUA, stranded, probably Pigeon Point, California, 1930
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1930
1962.1249.88
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thumbnail Wreck and fire, probably Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, January 9, 1901
real photo postcard, divided back
1901
2014.49.9841
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thumbnail Floating derrick (probably MONARCH) raising unidentified steam yacht, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.124
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.16
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thumbnail Raising 3-masted schooner PENOKEE (probably), Romer Shoal (NY & NJ), September 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-09
2008.28.4.171
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.18
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thumbnail Deck view of steamship MAIN destroyed by fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30 - 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.217
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thumbnail Steamship BREMEN and lighter with load of damaged lifeboats after fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.222
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thumbnail Steamships MAIN and BREMEN after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.232
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thumbnail Steamship BREMEN with floating derrick ADMIRAL and other salvage vessels after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.235
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thumbnail Ferry PLAINFIELD burned and sunk off Ellis Island, New York Bay, September 14, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-09-14
2008.28.4.247
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thumbnail Bark LA ESCOCOESA sunk off Robbins Reef Light, NJ, March 23, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-03-23
2008.28.4.26
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thumbnail Puget Sound Tow Boat Co. tugboat GOLIAH assisting 2 vessels wrecked ashore, probably Puget Sound, WA, circa 1907-1918
real photo postcard, divided back, white border
2014.49.10263
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thumbnail Tugboat FEARLESS and inter-island ferry? MAUI assisting steamship MANCHURIA off reef at Waimanalo, Oahu, Hawaii, 1906
real photo postcard
1906
2014.49.10277
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thumbnail Steamship, possibly aground, snow on shore, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.270
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thumbnail Steamer POUGHKEEPSIE ashore in Hudson River at Stony Point, NY, March 21, 1901, lighter RAYMOND assisting
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.4.281
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thumbnail Steamer GWENT ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 27, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-27
2008.28.4.295
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thumbnail Rescue steamer RESCUE alongside British steamship GAELIC PRINCE, October 10, 1919, after rammed by US Army Transport ANTIGONE in Ambrose Channel
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-10-10
2008.28.8.546
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thumbnail Steamboat (tugboat?) INVINCIBLE of New York between two floating derricks, raised after sinking, probably New York Harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.555
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thumbnail British steamship CHICAGO CITY aground in New York harbor after collision with American steamer GEORGE H. JONES, October 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-10
2008.28.8.575
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMODORE assisting steamship TARANTIA, probably New York, NY, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.596
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thumbnail Fireboat JAMES DUANE assisting USS DEKALB after fire on board, Spuyten Duyvil, New York, December 16, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-12-16
2008.28.8.611
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thumbnail Hoisting object from stranded steamship
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.45
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thumbnail American steamship ST. LOUIS sunk at W. & A. Fletcher Company dry dock, Hoboken, NJ, January 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01
2008.28.8.629
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thumbnail Interior view of fire damage aboard American steamship ST. LOUIS sunk at W. & A. Fletcher Company dry dock, Hoboken, NJ, January 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01
2008.28.8.637
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising Central Railroad of New Jersey steam lighter #27, sunk at Yonkers, NY, January 29, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01-29
2008.28.8.665
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thumbnail Freighter stranded
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.78
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thumbnail Old Dominion Line steamship PRINCESS ANNE aground off Rockaway Point, NY, after snowstorm, February 9, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-02-20
2008.28.8.678
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship SARATOGA, probably at Morse Dry Dock and Repair Company, Brooklyn, NY, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.72
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thumbnail P. Sanford Ross DREDGE NO. 16 capsized at wharf, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1013
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thumbnail Floating derrick COLOSSUS and another derrick raising unidentified vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.733
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thumbnail Barge aground at beach, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.736
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thumbnail Fire aboard Norwegian steamship HALLFRIED, Pier 5, Bush Terminal, Brooklyn, NY, April 19, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-04-19
2008.28.8.738
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thumbnail Steamship CALABRIA aground in harbor at St. Thomas, Danish West Indies (U.S.V.I.), after hurricane, October 1916
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1916-10
1964.517.23
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising submarine S-48 sunk off Penfield Reef, Fairfield County, CT, Long Island Sound, December 7, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-12-07
1964.517.29
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thumbnail Vessel with damaged bow in dry dock
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.517.35
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH hoisting bow of steamship FLORIDA, March? 23, 1909
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1909-03-23
1964.517.38
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thumbnail Raising capsized vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.779
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHIEF assisting vessel sunk at US Army Transport Service Pier 3, probably New York, NY, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.792
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thumbnail Lighter RESOLUTE and floating derrick COMMODORE assisting steamship MANCHURIA sunk at Stapleton, Staten Island, New York, June 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-06
2008.28.8.8
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thumbnail Tanker JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER at Robins Dry Dock, Brooklyn, NY, 1920, after being aground near Tampico, Mexico, December 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920
2008.28.8.809
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PROMISED LAND? aground off shore
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.545.2
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Men standing on deck of damaged vessel, possibly steamer PROMISED LAND
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.545.4
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thumbnail Lighter WM. E. CHAPMAN assisting sidewheel steamer CATSKILL sunk in Hudson River, NY, September 15, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-15
1964.520.100
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and WILL raising sidewheel steamer CATSKILL sunk in Hudson River, September 15, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-15
1964.520.105
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thumbnail Clyde Line steamship ONEIDA sunk beside Pier 29, East River, New York, NY, next to Brooklyn Bridge, September 21, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-21
1964.520.115
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thumbnail Steamer ULSTER sunk in Hudson River, near railroad tracks, near Cornwall, NY, November 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-11
1964.520.158
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONTINENTAL? assisting tugboat? in New York harbor, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.938
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thumbnail Tugboat IMMIGRANT sunk off Ellis Island, New York Bay, January 24, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-01-24
2008.28.8.955
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thumbnail Floating derrick ADVANCE sunk at Yonkers, NY, January 21, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-01-21
2008.28.8.966
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thumbnail Steamer ISLANDER ashore at Rikers Island, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.97
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting steamer CITY OF WORCESTER partly submerged in Thames River, New London, CT, May 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-05
1964.520.208
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thumbnail Steamer POINT COMFORT sunk, probably at Esopus Island, Hudson River, NY, September 18, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-09-18
2008.28.8.208
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thumbnail Schooner yacht ALSACIENNE sunk at Port Jefferson, NY, during storm of November 26-27, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-11-26
1964.520.227
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE raising sidewheel steamer JOHN E. MOORE from Romer Shoals, November 26, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-11-26
1964.520.23
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thumbnail Schooner barge E.W. STETSON stranded near Jamesport, Long Island, NY, November 26, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-11-26
1964.520.231
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thumbnail Schooner FLORENCE sunk, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.249
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner GEORGE E. DUDLEY ashore on Shippan Point, near Stamford, CT, Long Island Sound, December 24, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-12-24
1964.520.25
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thumbnail Lighter CHAMPION assisting steamship ST. PAUL sunk at wharf, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.256
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thumbnail Letter from Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co. to American Line concerning raising steamship ST. PAUL, dated June 18, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-06-18
2008.28.8.262
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thumbnail American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, after capsizing on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.279
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thumbnail Ship SARATOGA probably at Morse Dry Dock and Repair Company, Brooklyn, NY, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.28
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thumbnail Sloop aground off shore, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.291
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thumbnail 4-Masted schooner GYPSUM EMPEROR of Windsor, Nova Scotia, grounded at Bonnet Point, near Saunderstown, RI, November 23, 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-11-23
1964.520.299
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thumbnail Lighter? POTOMAC sunk in ice waters at pier, circa 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1899
1964.520.310
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thumbnail Apparatus for raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL June 16, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-06-16
2008.28.8.300
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thumbnail Apparatus for raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.309
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thumbnail Pumping out American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.329
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner CARRIE T. BELANO ashore on Romer Shoal (NJ-NY), July 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-07
1964.520.66
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising sunk vessel, probably steamship AILSA, circa 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1897
1964.520.68
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thumbnail Floating derricks assisting at raising steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.338
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thumbnail Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10-14
2008.28.8.342
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thumbnail Steamboat listing to port, 2 men standing on deck of rescue vessel alongside, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.379
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF WORCESTER submerged in Thames River, New London, CT, lighter HUSTLER and salvage vessels alongside, May 29, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-05-29
1964.520.84
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thumbnail Vessels assisting steamship MANCHURIA sunk at Stapleton, Staten Island, New York, June 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-06
2008.28.8.4
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thumbnail Steamship listing at pier, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.402
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thumbnail Steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, February, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.419
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thumbnail Canadian freighter LORD DUFFERIN sunk in New York Harbor, after being rammed by steamship AQUITANIA on February 28, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.428
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thumbnail Deck view of badly damaged towing steamer WM. A. JAMISON sunk, probably New York Harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.449
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thumbnail Raising steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, June 3, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-06-03
2008.28.8.463
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, June 3, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-06-03
2008.28.8.467
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONQUEROR aground in harbor, large reels on deck, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.475
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONQUEROR aground in harbor, large reels on deck, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.477
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thumbnail Raising 4-masted schooner DUSTIN G. CRESSY off Governors Island, after collision with steamship VALERIA, February 19, 1917
real photo postcard, divided back
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-19
2014.49.9459
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thumbnail 4-Masted schooner DUSTIN G. CRESSY capsized off Governors Island, after collision with steamship VALERIA, February 19, 1917
real photo postcard, divided back
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-19
2014.49.9460
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thumbnail Tugboat FAVORITE assisting capsized railroad ferry ANN ARBOR NO. 4 after loading mishap, Manistique, Michigan, Lake Michigan, 1909
real photo postcard, divided back
1909
2014.49.10434
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thumbnail Steamship CAPE COD in dry dock, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.359
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thumbnail 4-Masted schooner ADA TOWER ashore at Fire Island, Long Island, NY, May 23, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-05-23
2008.28.5.370
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thumbnail Rock Plaster Manufacturing Co. steamboat ROBERT L. STEVENS sunk at dock, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.386
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thumbnail Rock Plaster Manufacturing Co. steamboat ROBERT L. STEVENS sunk at dock, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.388
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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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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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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 Tugboat JERSEY CENTRAL sunk off Communipaw, Jersey City, New Jersey, February 15, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-02-15
2008.28.5.579
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thumbnail Steamship LIBERTY aground, New York Bay, April 3, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04-03
2008.28.5.593
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thumbnail Steamers GRAND REPUBLIC, HIGHLANDER, and NASSAU burned and sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, April 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04
2008.28.5.609
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK on the rocks, two people in breeches buoy, Monterey Bay, California, May 4, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-04
2008.28.5.630
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thumbnail Floating derrick CORPORAL (or CORPORATION) sunk at dry dock, Clinton Street, Brooklyn, NY, May 23, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-23
2008.28.5.632
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thumbnail Damaged oil carrier F.D. ASCHE in dry dock at Robbins Dry Dock, Brooklyn, NY, September 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-09
2008.28.5.7
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thumbnail Fire damaged lighter DAYTON, November 18, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-11-18
2008.28.5.709
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thumbnail Man on deck of floating derrick MONARCH during raising of tugboat TRANSFER NO. 5, New York, NY, December, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-12-29
2008.28.5.729
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thumbnail Deck view of steamship JUANITA aground on San Juan Cay, Venezuela, January 10, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-01-10
2008.28.5.765
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising tugboat O'BRIEN sunk in harbor, probably New York, NY, circa 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1925
2008.28.5.789
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF BROCKTON aground in Hell Gate, New York, April 6, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-06
2008.28.5.105
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONTINENTAL and tugboat ARAL assisting British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.157
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thumbnail Deck view of training ship GRANITE STATE after fire of May 23, 1921, at New York pier
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-05-23
2008.28.5.17
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thumbnail Damaged bridge, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922
2008.28.5.173
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thumbnail Damaged training ship GRANITE STATE after fire of May 23, 1921, at New York pier
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-05-23
2008.28.5.19
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thumbnail Floating derrick and badly damaged training ship GRANITE STATE after fire of May 23, 1921, at New York pier
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-05-23
2008.28.5.21
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thumbnail Barge WINCECO of Greenport, ashore off New Rochelle, NY, September 1, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-09-01
2008.28.5.220
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thumbnail Barge WINCECO of Greenport, ashore off New Rochelle, NY, September 1, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-09-01
2008.28.5.221
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thumbnail Dredge HELL GATE sunk off Shooters Island, Staten Island, NY, December, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-12
2008.28.5.244
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thumbnail Steamship WEST CALUMB sunk at pier 16, Brooklyn, NY, January 12, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-01-12
2008.28.5.293
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thumbnail Damaged hull of steamship SANTA MARTA at Robins Dry Dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, May 13-14, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-05-13; 1923-05-14
2008.28.5.339
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thumbnail Steamship BUCKLEIGH ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 24, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-03-24
2008.28.5.347
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thumbnail Bark EMMA T. CROWELL at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, after fire off Fire Island, New York, July 1894
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-07
2008.28.2.38
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thumbnail Ship GLENESSLIN after fire, Brooklyn, NY, September 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-09-23
2008.28.2.50
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thumbnail Dredge ERIE sunk at 26th Street, East River, New York, NY, October 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-10
2008.28.2.58
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thumbnail Derrick EDGAR pumping out tugboat REINDEER at Hoboken, NJ, February 4, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-02-04
2008.28.2.104
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Steamer SANKATY ashore off Wilburs Point, Sconticut Neck, near New Bedford, MA, February 21, 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-21
1964.586.7
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thumbnail Steamer CONTINENTAL ashore at Ward's Island, East River, New York, NY, April 14, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-04-14
2008.28.2.114
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thumbnail British 4-masted bark CARNIEHILL after fire, derrick RELIANCE alongside, in New York Bay off Governors Island, August 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-08
2008.28.2.135
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE and barge IOWA at Thomas Morgan Grain Co. wharf, Newtown Creek, New York, NY, September 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-09
2008.28.2.162
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE lifting canal boat HON. EDWARD WEMPLE off Duck Island, Hudson River, New York, NY, September 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-09
2008.28.2.164
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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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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE lifting canal boat HON. EDWARD WEMPLE off Duck Island, Hudson River, New York, NY, September 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-09
2008.28.2.165
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thumbnail Steamship EL DORADO stranded in New York Harbor, NY, February 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-02
2008.28.2.188
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thumbnail Barge IMPERIAL ashore near Barnegat, NJ, April 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-04
2008.28.2.207
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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
1964.540.5
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thumbnail Floating derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH on either side of submerged steamboat ROSEDALE, East River, New York City, September 4, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-09-04
2008.28.2.244
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thumbnail View from shore of tugboat and stranded vessel, another vessel in distance, Cape Cod, MA, winter 1907
real photo postcard, divided back
Rotograph Co.
1907
2014.49.1931
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thumbnail Tugboat MONARCH and other vessels ashore after storm, Pensacola, Florida, 1906
real photo postcard, white border
1906
2014.49.2236
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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 Sidewheel steamer PORT MORRIS (ferry) on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.505
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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 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 Barge INDEPENDENT being floated off Riverhead, Long Island, NY
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1899-04-25
1964.660.75
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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 S.S. PRINZESS IRENE, starboard view, ashore at Fire Island Beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-06
1964.660.585
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thumbnail S.S. PRINZESS IRENE, bow view, ashore at Fire Island Beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-06
1964.660.590
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thumbnail S.S. PRINZESS IRENE, starboard view, ashore at Fire Island Beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-06
1964.660.596
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising B&O lighter POTOMAC
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1910-04-26
1964.660.603
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising B&O lighter POTOMAC
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1910-04-26
1964.660.604
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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 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 Port view of Belmont's sloop (catboat) ashore at Sandy Hook Beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-23
1964.660.617
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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 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.
1964.660.137
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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 S. S. HERO ashore at Colon, California
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-12-31
1964.660.179
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thumbnail S.S. HERO ashore at Colon, Colombia, December 31, 1902
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-12-31
1964.660.180
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thumbnail S. S. HERO ashore at Colon, California
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-12-31
1964.660.181
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thumbnail Three-masted schooner barge LICHTENFELS BROS. sinking
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-02-22
1964.660.198
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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 Tug JOHN A. HUGHES ashore at Lloyds Neck, L.I., NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-11-26
1964.660.283
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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, Sunken Meadow, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-25
1964.660.336
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thumbnail Three-masted vessel aground and under tow (barge?)
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.812
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thumbnail Starboard view of sinking tug J.H. WILLIAMS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1060
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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 S. S. ALLEGHANY aground, port view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.426
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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 Sunken sidewheel steamer PERSEUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.910
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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 Sunken tug JAMES BROS.(?) sunk in icy waters
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1185
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer IROQUOIS (Manhattan Line, New York-Albany), bow run ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1194
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thumbnail Copy photo, wrecked destroyers U.S.S. CHAUNCEY, YOUNG and WOODBURY, Santa Barbara, CA, 1923
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-09
1964.660.2766
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thumbnail Sunken barges of Neptune Line and Metropolitan Coal Company
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2600
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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 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 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 Bow view, W.H. & Co. steamship ...MANOR partially sunk at wharf, floating derrick WILL at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1332
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thumbnail View of sinking tugboat EDW. C. MURRAY at Jay Street Terminal, Brooklyn, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1358
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thumbnail Sunken tugboat P. RAYMOND
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3538
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thumbnail Two copy photos on one plate, S.S. BALABAC wreck, January 1923, #3 starboard side of main engines, #5 port side abaft main engines
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-01-01
1964.660.2697
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thumbnail Damaged hull of DUNHOLME(?) at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1372
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thumbnail View of port side of unidentified sunken steamship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1395
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thumbnail Tug (?) ROBT. L. STEVENS of Rock Plaster Manufacturing Co., sunk, bow view, with sand bags
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2712
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thumbnail Pumping out steamboat GENERAL McCALLUM
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1452
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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 Bow view of S.S. LENAPE aground and sunk at pier
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2299
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. LENAPE, COMMISSIONER aside
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2307
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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 Sunken lighter RUDOLPH BROTHERS, bow view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1777
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken tugboat, Phoenix Sand and Gravel Co. barges
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1917-03-21
1964.660.1787
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thumbnail Deck of unidentified vessel, awash
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1836
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thumbnail Two unidentified vessels, sunk, lighter RESOLUTE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1838
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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 Damaged dock and vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3297
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thumbnail Port stern view of unidentified steamship aground near beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1998
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2067
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2069
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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 and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2088
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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 Damaged hull, unidentified wrecked vessel in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2133
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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 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 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 U.S. Army Transport INGALLS capsized and sunk on dry dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.349
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thumbnail Derricks raising coal elevator CLARK NO. 2 capsized and sunk off Shooters Island, Staten Island, NY, June 24, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-24
2008.28.4.358
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thumbnail Lighter CHAMPION raising yacht VENITZIA sunk off Captains Island, CT, Long Island Sound, July 19, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-19
2008.28.4.368
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thumbnail Raising bark LA ESCOCOESA sunk off Robbins Reef Light, NJ, March 23, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-03
2008.28.4.38
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thumbnail Ship FLOTTBEK ashore at Long Branch, NJ, November 23, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-11-23
2008.28.4.387
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thumbnail Bark LA ESCOCOESA sunk off Robbins Reef Light, NJ, March 23, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-03
2008.28.4.39
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thumbnail Raising bark LA ESCOCOESA sunk off Robbins Reef Light, NJ, March 23, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-03
2008.28.4.40
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE lifting N.Y., N.H. & H. Railroad cars from railroad car float which ran ashore at Oak Point, NY, January 26, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-01-26
2008.28.4.409
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BARGE NO. 21 ashore on Naushon Island, MA, after colliding with steamer CITY OF GLOUCESTER, September 1916
photographic postcard
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1916-09
1964.583.2
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thumbnail Steamship MAIN, deck view, after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.119
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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
2008.28.3.121
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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 Steamboat CITY of FALL RIVER, bow stove in by collision, October 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-10-30
2008.28.3.132
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thumbnail Steamship HERO ashore at Colon, Colombia, December 31, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-31
2008.28.4.420
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thumbnail Steamship HERO ashore at Colon, Colombia, December 31, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-31
2008.28.4.422
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thumbnail Ship L. SCHEPP stranded off Long Beach, Long Island, NY, February 3, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-03
2008.28.4.427
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thumbnail Schooner NELLIE BRUCE scuttled after fire in cargo of lime, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, after 1882
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
after 1882
2008.28.1.12
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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 3-Masted schooner barge LICHTENFELS BROS. sinking, New York Bay, February 22, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-22
2008.28.4.470
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thumbnail 3-Masted coal schooner barge RINGLEADER sunk on Flynn's Knoll, New York Bay, March 5, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-05
2008.28.4.479
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thumbnail Steamship BRITISH QUEEN after fire at Hoboken, NJ, March 19, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-09
2008.28.4.505
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thumbnail Tugboat Transfer No. 6 after sinking in Harlem River, New York, August 8, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-08
2008.28.1.142
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thumbnail Steamship VINCENZO BONANO ashore at Fire Island, Long Island, NY, June 17, 1906
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1906-06-17
1964.521.138
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thumbnail British freighter GOWANBURN ashore at Blue Point, Long Island, NY, March 20, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-03-20
1964.521.150
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thumbnail 4-Masted schooner MILES M. MERRY stranded at Moriches, Long Island, NY, September 11, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-09-11
1964.521.158
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thumbnail Bark SINDIA, deck view, ashore at Ocean City, NJ, December 15, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-15
2008.28.3.201
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thumbnail Steamer TILLIE ashore at Fishers Island, NY, July 30 - August 1, 1896
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1896-08-01
2008.28.3.24
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thumbnail Coastal steamer HERMAN WINTER sunk at Pier 11, Hudson River, NY, circa 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.3.27
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thumbnail Steamboat JOHN E. MOORE recovered from Romer Shoals, November 26, 1896
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1896-11-26
2008.28.3.29
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thumbnail Steamboat ULSTER ashore and sunk near Cornwall, NY, November 12, 1897
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-11-12
2008.28.3.45
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thumbnail Derrick hoisting railroad car, probably recovering Central Railroad of New Jersey cars lost overboard at drawbridge, Newark Bay, NJ, April 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-04
2008.28.4.513
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA broken in two off Jones Inlet, Long Island, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.527
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thumbnail Submerged 3-masted schooner and salvage vessel, circa 1903
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1903
2008.28.4.539
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thumbnail Steamship BELLENDEN anchored, possibly aground, in East River, New York, NY, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.554
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thumbnail British steamship RODA ashore at Jones Beach, NY, February 13, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-02-13
1964.521.174
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thumbnail Ferry bridge sunk in East River, NY, circa 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
2008.28.3.75
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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 Floating derricks EDGAR and RELIANCE hoisting ALERT off breakwater, Glen Cove, NY, May 26, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-05-26
2008.28.4.57
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thumbnail Tugboat TRANSFER NO. 3 sunk after being hit by steamer BUNKER HILL (not shown), probably New York Bay, October 2, 1907
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-10-02
2008.28.4.587
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thumbnail Lighter CAPT. TOM alongside of tugboat TRANSFER NO. 3 sunk after being hit by steamer BUNKER HILL (not shown), October 2, 1907
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-10-02
2008.28.4.589
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thumbnail Floating derricks EDGAR and RELIANCE hoisting ALERT off breakwater, Glen Cove, NY, May 26, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-05-26
2008.28.1.50
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thumbnail Barge SAUGERTIES ashore at 10th Street Reef, assisted b y HUSTLER and WM. E. CHAPMAN, June 2, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-06-02
2008.28.1.59
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thumbnail Pumping out sidewheel steamer CEPHEUS, off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.77
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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 Steamship ACARA ashore off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
1964.521.7
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thumbnail Dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 22 ashore at Sachems Head, Connecticut, circa 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1903
1964.521.73
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thumbnail Sunken freighter CITY OF NORWALK seen from Blackwells, East River, New York, NY, March 30 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-03-30
2008.28.4.64
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thumbnail Lighter HUSTLER and SCOW NO. 13 recovering freight from CITY OF NORWALK in East River at Blackwell's Island, New York, March 30, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-03-30
2008.28.4.65
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE and barge IOWA at Thomas Morgan Grain Co. wharf, Newtown Creek, New York, NY, September 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-09
2008.28.4.66
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising submerged vessel, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.88
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.9
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising Morris & Cummings DREDGE NO. 12, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 29, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-06-29
2008.28.4.90
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thumbnail Salvage operation in ice, 2 salvage vessels and steamship, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.92
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thumbnail Fire? damage at unidentified wharf, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.95
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE raising tugboat AMERICA in East River, New York, NY, June 11, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-06-11
2008.28.4.98
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK ashore at Point Pinos, Monterey County, California, May 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-03 through 1924-05-17
1962.1249.1
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thumbnail Fishing barge WILLIAM BOWDEN ashore at Redondo Beach, California, February 12, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-02-12
1962.1249.10
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thumbnail Damaged hull of fishing schooner RHODE ISLAND after collision, San Martins Island, Mexico, December 26, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-12-26
1962.1249.115
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thumbnail Damaged hull of fishing schooner RHODE ISLAND after collision, San Martins Island, Mexico, December 26, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-12-26
1962.1249.116
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thumbnail Shell Oil barge MARTINEZ sunk at Raccoon Straits, San Francisco Bay, California, May, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.122
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thumbnail Shell Oil barge MARTINEZ sunk at Raccoon Straits, San Francisco Bay, California, May, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.125
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thumbnail Shell Oil barge MARTINEZ sunk at Raccoon Straits, San Francisco Bay, California, May, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.131
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thumbnail Unloading lumber from stranded steamship DAVID C. MEYER ashore at Point Fermin, near San Pedro, California, March 12, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-03-12
1962.1249.143
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thumbnail Tugboat SISTER on the rocks at Santa Cruz, California, circa 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1926
1962.1249.15
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK ashore at Point Pinos, deck view, Monterey County, California, May 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Heidrick
1924-05-03 through 1924-05-17
1962.1249.5
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thumbnail USN Destroyer S.P. LEE wrecked near Santa Barbara, California, September 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09
1962.1249.73
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thumbnail Steamship COLUMBIA partially submerged, September 19, 1931
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1931-09-16
1962.1249.81
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Wrecking anchor hoisted overboard steamer SANKATY ashore at Wilbur's Point, Sconticut Neck, near New Bedford, MA, February 21, 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-21
1964.587.2
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thumbnail Steamer SANKATY aground
gelatin silver print
T.A. Scott Company
1963.1507
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising vessel, circa 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1912
1964.518.776
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thumbnail Steamship SAALE after fire at piers, Hoboken, NJ, June 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.213
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thumbnail Deck view on board steamship SAALE after fire at piers, Hoboken, NJ, June 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.214
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thumbnail Steamships MAIN and BREMEN, with lighter WM. E. CHAPMAN after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.227
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thumbnail Steamships MAIN and BREMEN with salvage vessels after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.230
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thumbnail Marine diver and 4 other men in the ruins, presumably after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.237
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thumbnail Damage to steamboat CITY of FALL RIVER collision, October 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-10-30
2008.28.4.255
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thumbnail Fireboat SETH LOW with 2 tugboats and sunken sidewheel steamer, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.258
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thumbnail Tugboat DANIEL KERN stranded on Boulder Reef, near Clark Island, 20 miles NW of Bellingham WA, 1923
real photo postcard, divided back, white border
1923
2014.49.10268
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thumbnail Steamer POUGHKEEPSIE ashore in Hudson River at Stony Point, NY, March 21, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.4.282
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thumbnail Bark LA ESCOCOESA sunk off Robbins Reef Light, NJ, March 23, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-03-23
2008.28.4.29
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thumbnail Bark LA ESCOCOESA sunk off Robbins Reef Light, NJ, March 23, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-03-23
2008.28.4.30
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thumbnail British steamship GAELIC PRINCE, October 10, 1919, after rammed by US Army Transport ANTIGONE in Ambrose Channel
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-10-10
2008.28.8.543
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thumbnail Steamship off coast, possibly stranded, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.547
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thumbnail Steamboat (tugboat?) INVINCIBLE of New York capsized, probably New York Harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.553
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thumbnail Pumping out ferry? sunk in harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.574
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thumbnail 6-Masted schooner DOVERFJELD sunk near Stapleton, Staten Island, NY, August 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-08
2008.28.8.59
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thumbnail Sunk vessel, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.613
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thumbnail Vessel sunk at dock, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.621
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thumbnail Floating derricks alongside American steamship ST. LOUIS sunk at W. & A. Fletcher Company dry dock, Hoboken, NJ, January 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01
2008.28.8.645
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thumbnail Steam yacht GLOUCESTER sunk at marine basin, Brooklyn, NY, February 17, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-02-17
2008.28.8.655
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thumbnail Munson Line steamship MOCCASIN sunk at Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, March 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-03
2008.28.8.685
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thumbnail Lighter CONVOY and barge assisting Munson Line steamship MOCCASIN sunk at Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, March 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-03
2008.28.8.688
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thumbnail Barge HARVEST QUEEN sunk at barge office, New York, NY, April 6, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-04-06
2008.28.8.720
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship BERMUDEZ after sinking at Crane's Dry Dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, March 16-20, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-03-16
2008.28.8.1007
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thumbnail Barge NEW JERSEY sunk at Pier 44 in East River, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.101
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thumbnail Capsized vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.765
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thumbnail Steamship KIA ORA aground off Castle Island, British West Indies, February 24, 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-24
2008.28.8.77
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising capsized vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.776
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thumbnail Raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL June 16, 1918, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-04-25
1964.517.11
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thumbnail Tugboat? aground off beach, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.106
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thumbnail Tanker JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER, probably aground off Tampico, Mexico, 1919-1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-1920
2008.28.8.804
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thumbnail Tanker JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER at Robins Dry Dock, Brooklyn, NY, 1920, after being aground near Tampico, Mexico, December 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920
2008.28.8.812
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thumbnail Equipment on dredge WASHINGTON, sunk at Charleston, SC, October 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10
2008.28.8.824
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thumbnail Steamship KERSHAW capsized at wharf, Baltimore, MD, October 15, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10-15
2008.28.8.845
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and WILL raising sidewheel steamer CATSKILL sunk in Hudson River, September 15, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-15
1964.520.108
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3-Masted schooner aground in Cape Cod Canal, MA
gelatin silver print
Zerbe, William H.; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1964.550.1
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T.A. Scott Co. vessel in Cape Cod Canal, MA
gelatin silver print
Zerbe, William H.; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1964.550.4
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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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thumbnail Deck view of steamship H.F. DIMOCK sunk in East River, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.125
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thumbnail Salvage vessels raising steamer MINNESOTA sunk in Hell Gate, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.130
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thumbnail Floating derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH raising steamer ULSTER sunk in Hudson River, near Cornwall, NY, November 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-11
1964.520.155
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thumbnail Salvage vessels assisting steamer MINNESOTA sunk in Hell Gate, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.135
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thumbnail Vessel sunk in ice, possibly Hudson River, New York, NY, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.935
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONTINENTAL assisting tugboat? in New York harbor, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.940
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thumbnail Ship stranded on beach near Forge River Lifesaving Station, Long Island, May 24, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-05-24
1964.520.204
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF WORCESTER partly submerged in Thames River, New London, CT, May 29, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-05-29
1964.520.213
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thumbnail Lighter F.R. SHARP and other vessels assisting steamer CITY OF WORCESTER partly submerged in Thames River, New London, CT, May, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-05
1964.520.215
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thumbnail Steamship SUSQUEHANNA ashore at Barnegat, NJ, March 7, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-03-07
2008.28.8.201
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thumbnail Lighters assisting steamship HUTTONWOOD off Brooklyn, NY, after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.225
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thumbnail Barge INDEPENDENT stranded near Riverhead, Long Island, NY, November 26, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-11-26
1964.520.232
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thumbnail Schooner barge E.W. STETSON stranded near Jamesport, Long Island, NY, November 26, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-11-26
1964.520.233
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thumbnail Interior of steamship HUTTONWOOD after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.236
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thumbnail Raising steamship HUTTONWOOD after explosion in hold off Brooklyn, NY, August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.264
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thumbnail Floating derrick CAPITOL raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.278
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thumbnail Stranded barge?, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.289
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thumbnail Lighter? alongside sunk steamboat of New York at wharf?, circa 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1899
1964.520.312
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thumbnail Raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.292
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thumbnail Apparatus for raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.311
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thumbnail Ferry HACKENSACK stranded on the rocks at Sunken Meadow, Long Island, February 12, 189
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-02-12
1964.520.37
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner sunk, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
1964.520.77
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thumbnail Raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.335
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thumbnail Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, deck view, Hoboken, NJ, October 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10-14
2008.28.8.347
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE hoisting stone scow; New York Central barge RIVERDALE at left, circa 1903
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1903
2008.28.9.233
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thumbnail Lighter HUSTLER, being towed?, possibly associated with steamer CITY OF WORCESTER sinking in Thames River, New London, CT, May 29, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-05-29
1964.520.85
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thumbnail Tugboats WELCOME and KNIGHT TEMPLAR towing ferry PERE MARQUETTE 17 stuck in ice at Ludington, Mich., January 1907
real photo postcard, divided back
1907-01
2014.49.10369
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thumbnail Deck view of unidentified steamship, sunk, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.396
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thumbnail Steamship, listing at pier, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.399
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thumbnail Hoisting large pipe, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.403
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thumbnail Steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, February, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.425
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thumbnail Lighter CHAMPION assisting Canadian freighter LORD DUFFERIN sunk in New York Harbor, after being rammed by steamship AQUITANIA on February 28, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.433
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thumbnail Salvage vessels assisting Canadian freighter LORD DUFFERIN sunk in New York Harbor, after being rammed by steamship AQUITANIA on February 28, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.436
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thumbnail Deck view of badly damaged towing steamer WM. A. JAMISON sunk, probably New York Harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.448
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thumbnail Canadian freighter LORD DUFFERIN in dry dock after being rammed by steamship AQUITANIA on February 28, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.472
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONQUEROR aground in harbor, large reels on deck, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.473
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thumbnail Tugboat D.T. SHERIDAN on the rocks at Lobster Point, Monhegan Island, ME, November 1948
real photo postcard
Brackett, Lorimer E.
1948-11
2014.49.9431
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thumbnail 4-Masted schooner AGNES MANNING aground near Rye Beach, NH, January, 1908
real photo postcard, divided back
1908-01
2014.49.9457
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thumbnail Ferry NEWTOWN sunk, probably New York Harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.502
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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 4-Masted schooner ADA TOWER ashore at Fire Island, Long Island, NY, May 23, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-05-23
2008.28.5.371
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thumbnail Sunken garbage barge, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.390
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thumbnail Partially raised sunken garbage barge, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.394
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thumbnail Protected cruiser TACOMA wrecked off Veracruz, Mexico, January 16, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-01-16
2008.28.5.525
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thumbnail Protected cruiser TACOMA (deck view) wrecked off Veracruz, Mexico, January 16, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-01-16
2008.28.5.527
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thumbnail Floating derrick COLOSSUS assisting sunk yacht MIRAGE, off Robbins Reef, New York Bay, February 29, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-02-29
2008.28.5.577
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thumbnail Steamship LIBERTY aground, New York Bay, April 3, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04-03
2008.28.5.592
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thumbnail Steamship LIBERTY aground, view of propeller, New York Bay, April 3, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04-03
2008.28.5.595
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thumbnail Steamboat INTERSTATE PARK sunk at dock, Brooklyn, New York, April 2, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04-02
2008.28.5.596
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thumbnail Steamship ANAHUAC stranded on beach at Bellport, Long Island, NY, April 10, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04-10
2008.28.5.605
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thumbnail Tugboat MABELL BARTON at pier, probably after fire in Hudson River, New York, April 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04
2008.28.5.608
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH assisting steamship EGREMONT CASTLE sunk on Red Hook Flats, Brooklyn, NY, June 26, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-06-26
2008.28.5.643
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thumbnail Hoisting floating derrick capsized next to dry dock, circa 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1924
2008.28.5.657
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thumbnail Tugboat TRANSFER NO. 5 in dry dock, New York, NY, December, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-12-29
2008.28.5.723
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising tugboat TRANSFER NO. 5, New York, NY, December, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-12-29
2008.28.5.728
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thumbnail Motor yacht VEDETTE raised after sinking at foot of Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, January 22, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-01-22
2008.28.5.751
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thumbnail Waves breaking over deck of steamship JUANITA aground on San Juan Cay, Venezuela, January 10, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-01-10
2008.28.5.761
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thumbnail Steamship MALOLO in dry dock in New York, NY, after collision with steamship JACOB CHRISTENSEN near Nantucket Lightship, 1927
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1927
2008.28.5.799
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thumbnail British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.145
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thumbnail Deck view of vessel sunk at wharf, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.195
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thumbnail Stern view of damaged training ship GRANITE STATE after fire of May 23, 1921, at New York pier
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-05-23
2008.28.5.20
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thumbnail Barge WINCECO of Greenport, ashore off New Rochelle, NY, September 1, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-09-01
2008.28.5.224
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thumbnail Dredge HELL GATE off Shooters Island, Staten Island, NY, December, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-12
2008.28.5.249
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thumbnail Tanker SWIFTSTAR in dry dock after running aground off Block Island, Rhode Island, October 11, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-10-11 after
2008.28.5.289
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thumbnail Steamship WEST CALUMB sunk at pier 16, Brooklyn, NY, January 12, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-01-12
2008.28.5.295
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thumbnail Steamship BUCKLEIGH ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 17, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-03-17
2008.28.5.334
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF ATLANTA after fire, Greenpoint, NY, January, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-01
2008.28.2.10
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE and lighter HUSTLER at Lackawanna Valley Railroad locomotive accident, Jersey City, NJ, September 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-09
2008.28.2.43
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thumbnail Ship GLENESSLIN after fire, Brooklyn, NY, September 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-09-23
2008.28.2.48
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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 Damaged barge POTOMAC on Bullman & Brown dry dock, October 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-10
2008.28.2.64
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE raising tugboat MARY A. PACKER, Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY, March 29, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-03-29
2008.28.2.112
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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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thumbnail Steamer ISABEL ashore at Branford, Connecticut, August 4, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-08-04
2008.28.2.216
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE with tugboat COLUMBIA in chains at pier, Conover Street, Brooklyn, NY, May 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-05
2008.28.2.217
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thumbnail Patch on damaged hull of floating grain elevator CERES, August 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-08
2008.28.2.222
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thumbnail Steamer ROSEDALE sunk after collision in East River, New York, NY, September 4, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-09-04
2008.28.2.247
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thumbnail Tugboat MONARCH and other vessels ashore after storm, Pensacola, Florida, 1906
real photo postcard, white border
1906
2014.49.2235
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thumbnail Hamburg-American Line steamship GRAF WALDERSEE, before 1905
postcard, illustration
Kutzner & Berger; Bohrdt, Hans; Universal Postal Union
before 1905
2014.49.3842
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thumbnail S.S. NICHOLAS CUNEO ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, February 4, 1913
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-02-04
1964.660.985
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thumbnail S.S. NICHOLAS CUNEO ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, February 4, 1913
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-02-04
1964.660.986
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thumbnail S.S. NICHOLAS CUNEO ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, February 4, 1913
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-02-04
1964.660.991
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thumbnail Starboard view of sunken steamer TOURIST of New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1233
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting scow
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.466
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thumbnail Steamship aground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.521
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thumbnail Lehigh Valley tugboat SHAWANESE on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-02
1964.660.576
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thumbnail S.S. PRINZESS IRENE, bow view, ashore at Fire Island Beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-06
1964.660.588
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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 Starboard view of sidewheel steamer CENTRAL HUDSON ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-23
1964.660.641
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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, port view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.652
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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
1964.660.657
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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 Diver and ferry NORTHFIELD after collision in East River, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-06-14
1964.660.149
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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 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 Unloading three-masted ship ashore, possibly Long Branch, New Jersey
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.171
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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 Tug OSCEOLA, port view, stranded on breakwater at Piermont, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.302
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thumbnail Tug OSCEOLA, port view, stranded on breakwater at Piermont, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.303
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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 Railroad car float #6 of New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad on the rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-25
1964.660.347
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thumbnail Damaged hull of unidentified vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.855
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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 Sunken vessel at dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.397
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thumbnail S. S. ALLEGHANY, starboard view, and derrick at dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.427
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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 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 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 Steamer CIMBRIA in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.952
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thumbnail S. S. TURRIALBA ashore off New Jersey coast, December 24, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-12-24
1964.660.957
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thumbnail S. S. TURRIALBA ashore off New Jersey coast, December 24, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-12-24
1964.660.960
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thumbnail Sunken tugboat JOHN NICHOLS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1169
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thumbnail Capsized vessel, railroad barge in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1171
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thumbnail S. S. QUEEN LOUISE, port view, stranded on beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1174
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thumbnail Side view of barge WINCECO of Greenport, ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-09-01
1964.660.2557
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thumbnail Damage to S. S. WEST CALUMB, bow view, at dock, lighter COMMISSIONER at left, tug GEO. N. BARRETT
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1919-01-01
1964.660.2618
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thumbnail Sunken dredge ARIUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1280
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thumbnail Sunken dredge, yacht mooring in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1285
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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 Unidentified New Jersey Central tugboat sunk, seen from deck of another vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2645
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. SAGUA, November 15, 1923, NIcaragua
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-11-15
1964.660.2657
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thumbnail View of deck of damaged tug H. BRASON of New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1337
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thumbnail Stern view of S.S. PRESTON from Bergen, Norway, sinking
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1340
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thumbnail Men working on vessel in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2959
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thumbnail Copy photograph, deck view, S.S. JUANITA, aground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3051
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thumbnail Sunken floating derrick CAPITOL, tug at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3077
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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 Damaged ferry PHILADELPHIA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2749
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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 Floating derrick raising unidentified sunken vessel (barge?)
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1747
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thumbnail Capsized barge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1855
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thumbnail Bow view, starboard side of S. S. SARATOGA, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1859
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thumbnail Tugboat DEFIANCE (or DEFIANT) sunk, Hudson River Lighter VALVOLINE at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1879
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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 Steam lighter RESOLUTE, salvage of steamship H.F. DIMOCK
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1938
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken steamer at dock, yacht with figurehead at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1950
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thumbnail Steamer CHELSEA submerged
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1977
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2052
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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.
1964.660.2099
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. BERMUDEZ of Philadelphia
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2151
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thumbnail "EASTLAND DISASTER"
photographic postcard
circa 1915
2014.49.177
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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 steamship LANSING, bow view, sunken
gelatin glass negative
Blake & Knowles Steam Pump Works
1964.660.1637
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thumbnail Port view of U.S.T. SUMNER near Barnegat, New Jersey, aground, December 13, 1916
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916-12-13
1964.660.1728
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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 3-Masted schooner MOLA ashore off Chadwick, NJ, April 20, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-20
2008.28.4.316
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising ferry NORTHFIELD, sunk at Pier 10, East River, New York, NY, by collision with ferry MAUCH CHUCK, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.334
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thumbnail U.S. Army Transport INGALLS capsized and sunk on dry dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.347
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH raising unidentified steamboat, circa 190
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.353
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thumbnail Steamship OLD DOMINION stranded on rocks off Milton Point, NY, July 6, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-06
2008.28.4.364
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.4
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thumbnail Spectators on rocks looking at steamer NORUMBEGA aground at Clark's Point, Southwest Harbor, Maine, August 1912
real photo postcard
1912-08
2014.49.9347
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thumbnail Steamer NORUMBEGA aground at Clark's Point, Southwest Harbor, Maine, August 1912
real photo postcard
1912-08
2014.49.9351
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thumbnail Steamer NORUMBEGA stranded at Clarks Point, Southwest Harbor, ME, August 1912
real photo postcard
1912-08
2014.49.9358
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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 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 Ferry PLAINFIELD burned and sunk off Ellis Island, September 14, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-09-14
2008.28.3.134
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thumbnail Steamer TALISMAN sunk in East River, NY, January 23, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-01-23
2008.28.3.138
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thumbnail Steamer TALISMAN sunk in East River off Mouth of Newtown Creek, January 23, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-01-23
2008.28.3.139
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thumbnail Steamship CAVOUR stranded at Long Beach, NY, January 31, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-01-31
2008.28.4.425
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thumbnail Ice-covered ship L. SCHEPP stranded off Long Beach, Long Island, NY, February 3, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-03
2008.28.4.430
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thumbnail Lehigh Valley tugboat SHAWANESE on the rocks at Fishers Island, NY, April, 1911
real photo postcard
1911-04
2014.49.9378
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thumbnail Steamer EMELINE ashore, Catskill Creek, NY, October 5, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-10-05
2008.28.1.118
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thumbnail Steamer EMELINE ashore, derrick RELIANCE alongside, Catskill Creek, NY, circa October 5, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-10-05
2008.28.1.124
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thumbnail Steamer EMELINEashore in Catskill Creek, NY, October 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-10-05
2008.28.1.129
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thumbnail Ferry COLUMBIA sunk off Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, November 4, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-11-04
1964.521.107
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thumbnail Steamship DOROTHY (ex-steamship IBERIA) sunk at Baltimore, Maryland, November 27, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-11-27
1964.521.115
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thumbnail British steamship DRUMELZIER ashore at Fire Island, Long Island, NY, December 26, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-12-26
1964.521.117
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thumbnail Central Railroad of New Jersey pier accident?, March 18, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-03-18
1964.521.123
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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 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 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 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 Tugboat EDNA V. CREW beached on Governor's Island, NY, after collision, November 4, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-11-04
2008.28.3.192
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner barge LICHTENFELS BROS. sinking, New York Bay, February 22, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-22
2008.28.4.469
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.5
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thumbnail Salvage vessels EDGAR and HUSTLER raising tugboat JOHN J. WILSON, possibly Boston harbor, February 25, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-02-25
2008.28.1.146
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thumbnail Railroad car float sunk near High (Aqueduct) Bridge over Harlem River, New York, NY, April 7, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-04-07
2008.28.1.162
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thumbnail Ferry F.P. JAMES after being landed on flats at Riker's Island, NY, April 7, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-04-07
2008.28.1.170
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thumbnail German steamship GRAF WALDERSEE aground at Red Hook Flats, New York Harbor, November 11, 1905
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1905-11-11
1964.521.127
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thumbnail Ferry BALTIMORE sunk at foot of Desbrosses Street, New York, NY, May 16, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-05-16
1964.521.137
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thumbnail Cattle boat BURLINGTON sunk on rocks at Blackwell's Island, NY, December 31, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-12-31
1964.521.161
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thumbnail Bark SINDIA ashore at Ocean City, NJ, December 15, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-15
2008.28.3.199
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thumbnail Steam lighter CLIFFORD sunk by steamboat NEWBURGH, New York, December 31, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-31
2008.28.3.203
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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 Steamboat CATSKILL after sinking in Hudson River, September 15, 1897
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1897-09
2008.28.3.38
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thumbnail Big anchor on dock, probably involved with recovering Central Railroad of New Jersey cars lost overboard at drawbridge, Newark Bay, NJ, April 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-04
2008.28.4.511
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thumbnail Deck awash, British steamship ACARA broken in two off Jones Inlet, Long Island, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.536
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thumbnail Salvage schooner (?) JOHN W. CHITTENDEN and probably British steamship ACARA off Jones Inlet, Long Island, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.537
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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 Unidentified raised wrecked vessel, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.553
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thumbnail British steamship RODA ashore at Jones Beach, NY, February 13, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-02-13
1964.521.173
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thumbnail 5-Masted schooner GEORGE P. HUDSON ashore at Shinnecock, New York, April 9, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-04-09
1964.521.175
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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 Dredge BALTIC sunk on Dan Baker Shoal, Delaware Bay, December 5, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-05
1964.521.35
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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 Floating derricks EDGAR and RELIANCE hoisting ALERT off breakwater, Glen Cove, NY, May 26, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-05-26
2008.28.1.51
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.79
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thumbnail Lighter HELEN F. ROBBINS with her load of burning cotton, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, December 1891
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1891-12
2008.28.1.8
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.94
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thumbnail Barge THOMAS L. PARKER sunk off Weehawken, NJ, December 18, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-18
1964.521.45
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thumbnail Steamship TERENCE ashore at Highlands of Navesink, NJ, October 7, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-10-07
1964.521.78
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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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thumbnail Unidentified marine accident, starboard view of 4-masted bark with tugboat along side, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.77
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thumbnail Barge SATANELLA stranded at Lloyd's Point, Long Island Sound, February 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-92
2008.28.4.80
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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 Dredge FINN McCOOL sunk off Brooklyn, NY, April 19, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-04-19
1964.521.91
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH righting 3-masted schooner WILLIAM BISBEE, May 19, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-05-19
1964.521.93
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thumbnail Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad piers burned, Hoboken, NJ, May 29, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-05-29
1964.521.94
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thumbnail Fishing barge WILLIAM BOWDEN ashore at Redondo Beach, California, February 12, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-02-12
1962.1249.11
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thumbnail Tanker TAMIAHUA ashore at Pigeon Point, California, 1930
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1930
1962.1249.31
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thumbnail Unloading stranded tanker TAMIAHUA ashore at Pigeon Point, California, 1930
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1930
1962.1249.32
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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 Tanker RICHFIELD aground, Long Beach Channel, San Pedro, California, January 22, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-01-22
1962.1249.48
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK ashore at Point Pinos, deck view, Monterey County, California, May 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-03 through 1924-05-17
1962.1249.7
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thumbnail Several USN destroyers wrecked near Santa Barbara, CAlifronia, September 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09
1962.1249.78
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thumbnail Steamer CONCORD, aground
gelatin silver print
T.A. Scott Company
1963.1505
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.1
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02-11
2008.28.4.11
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thumbnail Tugboats assisting sunk steamer SARATOGA, Hudson River at Tivoli, NY, October 13, 1906
real photo postcard, white border
1906-10-13
2014.49.9953
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thumbnail Ferry CHICAGO in dry dock at Brooklyn Navy Yard, after collision with steamship AUGUSTA on October 31, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899
2008.28.4.160
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thumbnail Cracked hull of steamship GATE CITY, stranded near Moriches, NY, circa February 8, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-02-8
2008.28.4.201
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.22
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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 US Army Transport LOGAN aground at Honolulu, 1909; tugboat FEARLESS in background
real photo postcard, divided back
1909
2014.49.10281
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thumbnail Steamer GWENT ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 27, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-27
2008.28.4.296
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thumbnail U.S. Army Transport RAWLINS sunk after fire at Pier 22, Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-10
2008.28.4.307
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY beside U.S. Army Transport RAWLINS sunk after fire at Pier 22, Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-10
2008.28.4.312
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting coal barge? L. & W.B. C.C. No. 2, probably Maine coast, circa 1907-1915
real photo postcard
1907-1915
2014.49.9493
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thumbnail 6-Masted schooner DOVERFJELD sunk near Stapleton, Staten Island, NY, August 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-08
2008.28.8.57
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thumbnail Ferry? sunk in harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.570
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thumbnail British steamship CHICAGO CITY aground in New York harbor after collision with American steamer GEORGE H. JONES, October 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-10
2008.28.8.578
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thumbnail Steamer CALIN AUSTIN in collision with railroad car float, Hell Gate, East River, New York, NY, 1921
real photo postcard, white border
1921
2014.49.9548
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thumbnail Tugboat OSCEOLA sunk at Tomkins Cove, New York, December 19, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-12-19
2008.28.8.594
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONCORD assisting steamship TARANTIA, probably New York, NY, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.597
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thumbnail Clyde Line steamship LENAPE sunk at Pier 36, Hudson River, New York City, October 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-10
2008.28.6.107
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thumbnail Floating derricks CONVEYOR and MONARCH raising wreck
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.4
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thumbnail American steamship ST. LOUIS sunk at W. & A. Fletcher Company dry dock, Hoboken, NJ, January 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01
2008.28.8.630
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thumbnail Interior view of fire damage aboard American steamship ST. LOUIS sunk at W. & A. Fletcher Company dry dock, Hoboken, NJ, January 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01
2008.28.8.639
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thumbnail 4 circular objects, possibly associated with steamship ST. LOUIS sunk at W. & A. Fletcher Company dry dock, Hoboken, NJ, January 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01
2008.28.8.653
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thumbnail Steam yacht GLOUCESTER sunk at marine basin, Brooklyn, NY, February 17, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-02-17
2008.28.8.657
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thumbnail Steamship SARATOGA, probably at Morse Dry Dock and Repair Company, Brooklyn, NY, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.67
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thumbnail Unloading cargo from steamship MANCHURIA sunk at Stapleton, Staten Island, New York, June 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-06
2008.28.8.7
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thumbnail Capsized vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.766
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thumbnail "Abandonment of the Whalers in The Arctic Ocean September 1871" - Plate 3
lithograph
Bufford, J. H.; Russell, Benjamin
after 1871-09-01
1942.3
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting barge stranded off shore, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1051
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting barge stranded off shore, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1052
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thumbnail Dredge WASHINGTON, sunk at Charleston, SC, October 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10
2008.28.8.822
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thumbnail Derelict barge at wharf, probably Brooklyn, NY, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1107
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Deck view of T.A. Scott Co. vessel in Cape Cod Canal, MA
gelatin silver print
Zerbe, William H.; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1964.550.3
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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
1964.551.5
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thumbnail Deck view of steamship H.F. DIMOCK sunk in East River, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.126
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thumbnail Steamer MINNESOTA, sunk in Hell Gate, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.132
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thumbnail Child looking out window of barge? CRAB, probably New York, NY, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.922
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thumbnail Man on overturned lapstrake boat, probably associated with steamship THURINGIA ashore at Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles, West Indies; after 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
after 1922
1964.520.13
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thumbnail Steamer THOMAS S. BRENNAN after collision with a sand boat in off 120th Street, East River, New York, NY, October 16, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-10-16
1964.520.141
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thumbnail Steamship THURINGIA ashore at Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles, West Indies, after 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
after 1922
1964.520.15
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH and another vessel assisting steamer ULSTER after sinking in Hudson River, near Cornwall, NY, November 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-11
1964.520.150
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thumbnail Deck view of damaged steamer CHELSEA raised after sinking in icy water, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.171
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thumbnail Tugboat IMMIGRANT and lighter ELLER sunk off Ellis Island, New York Bay, January 24, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-01-24
2008.28.8.956
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thumbnail Men working on the wreck of the battleship U.S.S. MAINE, Havana, Cuba 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898
1964.520.190
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thumbnail Vessel sunk in icy harbor, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.190
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thumbnail Salvage vessels assisting steamship HUTTONWOOD off Brooklyn, NY, after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.227
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thumbnail Interior of steamship HUTTONWOOD after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.237
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thumbnail Lighter HUSTLER assisting troop ship SARATOGA, probably at Morse Dry Dock and Repair Company, Brooklyn, NY, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.26
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thumbnail 4-Masted schooner GYPSUM EMPEROR of Windsor, Nova Scotia, grounded at Bonnet Point, near Saunderstown, RI, November 23, 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-11-23
1964.520.300
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thumbnail Barge SATANELLA stranded at Lloyd Neck, NY, Long Island Sound, February 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-02
1964.520.38
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thumbnail Barge SATANELLA stranded at Lloyd Neck, NY, Long Island Sound, February 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-02
1964.520.41
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thumbnail Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10-14
2008.28.8.354
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY assisting tugboat EDWIN TERRY sunk in Hudson River, August 28, 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-08-28
2008.28.8.36
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thumbnail Pumping out Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10
2008.28.8.365
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thumbnail Pumping out Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10
2008.28.8.367
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thumbnail Pumping out Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10
2008.28.8.373
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thumbnail Diver assisting in raising steamship CITY OF LAHORE, sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, NY, November 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-11
2008.28.8.387
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thumbnail Salvage vessels assisting Canadian freighter LORD DUFFERIN sunk in New York Harbor, after being rammed by steamship AQUITANIA on February 28, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.438
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting towing steamer WM. A. JAMISON sunk, probably New York Harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.447
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thumbnail Lighter AMERICANA aground, probably in the Hudson River, NY, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.451
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thumbnail Damaged hull, possibly Canadian freighter LORD DUFFERIN sunk in New York Harbor, after being rammed by steamship AQUITANIA on February 28, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.457
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thumbnail Tugboat FAVORITE lifting ore car from capsized railroad ferry ANN ARBOR NO. 4, Manistique, Michigan, Lake Michigan, 1909
real photo postcard, divided back, white border
1909
2014.49.10432
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF ROCKLAND on the rocks at Dix Island, Kennebec River, Maine, September 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09
2008.28.5.406
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thumbnail Protected cruiser TACOMA (deck view) wrecked off Veracruz, Mexico, January 16, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-01-16
2008.28.5.533
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thumbnail Protected cruiser TACOMA wrecked off Veracruz, Mexico, January 16, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-01-16
2008.28.5.535
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thumbnail Possibly floating derrick MONARCH ready to raise submerged tugboat TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.569
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thumbnail Steamer SQUANTUM ashore, Brooklyn, January 17, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-01-17
2008.28.5.573
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising tugboat JERSEY CENTRAL sunk off Communipaw, Jersey City, New Jersey, February 15, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-02-15
2008.28.5.580
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thumbnail Man descending in breeches buoy from steamship ANAHUAC stranded on beach at Bellport, Long Island, NY, April 10, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04-10
2008.28.5.604
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thumbnail Lighter CONVOY assisting steamship EGREMONT CASTLE sunk on Red Hook Flats, Brooklyn, NY, June 26, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-06-26
2008.28.5.639
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thumbnail Lighter CONVOY and floating derrick CENTURY assisting steamship EGREMONT CASTLE sunk on Red Hook Flats, Brooklyn, NY, June 26, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-06-26
2008.28.5.640
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship EGREMONT CASTLE sunk on Red Hook Flats, Brooklyn, NY, June 26, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-06-26
2008.28.5.648
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thumbnail Floating derrick capsized next to dry dock, circa 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1924
2008.28.5.655
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thumbnail Men working on steamship BOSTON in dry dock July-August 1924, after collision with tanker SWIFTARROW off Point Judith, RI, July 21, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-07-28 through 1924-08-04
2008.28.5.663
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMONWEALTH pumping out dredge sunk at Stony Brook (NY?), August 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-08
2008.28.5.692
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising sunk cable boat WESTERN UNION, Jersey City, NJ, October 16, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-10-16
2008.28.5.694
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thumbnail Fire damaged lighter DAYTON, November 18, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-11-18
2008.28.5.708
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thumbnail Tugboat TRANSFER NO. 5 in dry dock, New York, NY, view of damaged hull, December, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-12-29
2008.28.5.724
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thumbnail Derrick CENTURY raising motor yacht VEDETTE sunk at foot of Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, January 22, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-01-22
2008.28.5.755
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thumbnail Men on deck of steamship JUANITA aground on San Juan Cay, Venezuela, January 10, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-01-10
2008.28.5.762
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thumbnail Tugboat TALISMAN sunk at dock, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.5.95
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thumbnail Tugboat TALISMAN sunk at dock, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.5.96
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thumbnail Floating grain elevator CERES, sunk at US Army base, Brooklyn, NY, April 22, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-22
2008.28.5.115
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thumbnail Tugboats HUGH ROSS & SOMMERS N. SMITH, & lighter SOPHIA (SOPHIE?) assisting freighter CAROLYN, wrecked on Metinic Island, Maine, January 1912
real photo postcard, divided back
1912-08-17
2014.49.9640
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thumbnail Freighter CAROLYN wrecked on Metinic Island, Maine, January 1912
real photo postcard, divided back
1912-08-17
2014.49.9643
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thumbnail Lighter CHAPMAN BROS. assisting British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.158
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thumbnail Barge EUREKA, Brooklyn, NY, July 11, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-07-11
2008.28.5.178
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thumbnail Tanker SWIFTSTAR stranded off Block Island, Rhode Island, October 11, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-10-11
2008.28.5.279
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thumbnail Steamship WEST CALUMB sunk at pier 16, Brooklyn, NY, January 12, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-01-12
2008.28.5.294
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising dredger HELL GATE, circa January 22, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-01-22
2008.28.5.302
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thumbnail Steamship MAYARI ashore at Hart Island, Bronx, NY, February 24, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-02-24
2008.28.5.315
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thumbnail Steamship BUCKLEIGH ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 17, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-03-17
2008.28.5.333
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thumbnail Tugboat RICHMOND ashore at Castle Hill, near Newport, RI, February 1907
real photo postcard
1907-02
2014.49.9836
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF ATLANTA after fire, Greenpoint, NY, January 18, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-01-18
2008.28.2.2
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thumbnail Schooner WILD PIGEON, sunk, lower New York Bay, NY, December 23, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-12-23
2008.28.2.5
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thumbnail Two schooners at wharf, salvage operation, circa 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1893
2008.28.2.7
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thumbnail Fall River Line steamer PLYMOUTH aground near Newport, RI, June 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-06
2008.28.2.25
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thumbnail Two salvage vessels raising sunken schooner, circa 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1894
2008.28.2.65
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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
2008.28.2.67
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE and tugboat N.B. STARBUCK at Pier 10, East River, New York, NY, March 17, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-03-17
2008.28.2.108
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Steamer SANKATY, February 22, 1917, after colliding with schooner ALLEN GURNEY off Wilburs Point, Sconticut Neck, near New Bedford, MA
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-22
1964.585.5
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thumbnail Steamship OLINDA ashore at Fishers Island, NY, June 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-06
2008.28.2.132
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thumbnail Steamship OLINDA ashore at Fishers Island, NY, June 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-06
2008.28.2.133
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thumbnail British 4-masted bark CARNIEHILL after fire, derrick RELIANCE alongside, in New York Bay off Governors Island, August 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-08
2008.28.2.136
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Pump spout on steamer SANKATY, February 22, 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-22
1964.585.7
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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, 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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thumbnail Floating derrick WILL towing Barney Dumping Scow #12, New York, NY, October 1, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-10-01
2008.28.2.169
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thumbnail Steamship ST. PAUL stranded at Long Branch, NJ, January 25, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-01-25
2008.28.2.177
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thumbnail Salvage vessels and steamship GEORGE W. CLYDE off Bay Ridge, Long Island, NY, March 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-03-01; 1896-03-09
2008.28.2.191
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thumbnail Salvage vessels and steamship GEORGE W. CLYDE off Bay Ridge, Long Island, NY, March 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-03-01; 1896-03-09
2008.28.2.192
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE raising tugboat AMERICA at pier 17, East River, New York, NY, June 66, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-06-11
2008.28.2.208
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE raising tugboat AMERICA in East River, New York, NY, June 11, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-06-11
2008.28.2.219
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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
1964.540.7
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thumbnail Salvage vessels and submerged steamship AILSA, Fort Hamiton, Brooklyn, NY, September 22, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-09-22
2008.28.2.249
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photograph
Loomis, Alfred
1951
1980.79.1335
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thumbnail Two men with over-turned dory
photo-engraving
Burns, Milton J.
before 1933
2001.12.13
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thumbnail S.S. NICHOLAS CUNEO ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, February 4, 1913
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-02-04
1964.660.1030
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thumbnail Starboard view of sunken steamer TOURIST of New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1230
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thumbnail Starboard view of sunken steamer TOURIST of New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1231
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thumbnail Men working over half submerged barge or scow
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.468
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising submerged vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.504
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thumbnail Taylor Dredging Co. scow H.H. 16 ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-23
1964.660.611
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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 S.S. MAIN, flooded after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.102
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thumbnail Port view of sidewheel steamer CENTRAL HUDSON ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-23
1964.660.640
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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 Tug OSCEOLA stranded on breakwater at Piermont, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.301
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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 Damaged hull of unidentified vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.854
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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 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 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 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 Wrecked DUNHOLME, bow view, sunk at Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.946
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thumbnail S.S. TURRIALBA, port view, ashore, Jersey beach, December 24, 1912.
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-12-24
1964.660.954
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thumbnail S. S. TURRIALBA ashore at New Jersey coast, December 24, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.959
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thumbnail Sunken tug JAMES BROS.(?) sunk in icy waters, derrick CENTURY in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1184
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thumbnail Sunken dredge ARIUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1277
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thumbnail Starboard view of steamer MOHAWK of Boston, Eastern Steamship Co., wrecked
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2576
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thumbnail Sunken gravel barge under bridge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2902
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thumbnail Unidentified steamship, port view, stranded on beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2660
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken vessel at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Schaefer, Chas. & Son
1964.660.1322
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thumbnail Two copy photos on one plate, S. S. BALABAC wreck, #4 looking forward and #1 from beach near Mucurapo Pt., January 1923
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-01-01
1964.660.2696
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thumbnail View looking toward port bow of unidentified sunken steamship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1394
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thumbnail Salvage of tug TRANSFER NO. 5 of New Haven, view of damaged hull
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3030
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thumbnail Capsized vessel, possibly in sunken floating dry dock, stern view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2711
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thumbnail Sunken steamboat GENERAL McCALLUM, starboard view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1443
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thumbnail Port stern view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2314
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2322
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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 Floating derricks MONARCH and CENTURY raising CITY OF STAMFORD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1768
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thumbnail Sunken tugboat GLENVILLE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1804
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thumbnail Tug TALISMAN sunk at dock, bow view, raised
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2444
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thumbnail Tug TALISMAN sunk at dock, aft deck, looking forward
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2446
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thumbnail Caved-in port bow of vessel (wreck)
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2449
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thumbnail Sunken ferry HAMILTON, at wharf, ferry NEW YORK in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1832
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thumbnail Deck of unidentified vessel, awash
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1837
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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 Bow view of sunken tug IRA M. HEDGES
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1961
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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 capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2095
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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 Ferry NORTHFIELD, sunk at Pier 10, East River, New York, NY, by collision with ferry MAUCH CHUCK, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.331
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thumbnail U.S. Army Transport INGALLS capsized and sunk on dry dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.350
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thumbnail Damage to hull of ferry COLLEGE POINT wrecked near North Brother Island, Bronx, New York, December 13, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-13
2008.28.4.400
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE lifting N.Y., N.H. & H. Railroad cars from railroad car float which ran ashore at Oak Point, NY, January 26, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-01-26
2008.28.4.407
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thumbnail Steamer NORUMBEGA aground at Clark's Point, Southwest Harbor, Maine, August 1912
real photo postcard
T.A. Scott Company
1912-08
2014.49.9357
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thumbnail Steamship SAALE after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.117
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thumbnail Steamship CAVOUR stranded at Long Beach, NY, January 31, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-01-31
2008.28.4.426
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE with pilot schooner DAVID CARLL in slings after being raised, Stapleton, Staten Island, NY, September 9?, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-02-9
2008.28.1.137
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thumbnail Danish barkentine BERTHA stranded at Elberon, NJ, May 16, 1905
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1905-05-16
1964.521.125
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thumbnail US Army Transport RAWLINS on fire and sunk at Pier 22, Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-10
2008.28.3.152
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thumbnail US Army Transport INGALLS capsized and sunk on dry dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.3.171
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thumbnail US Army Transport INGALLS capsized on dry-dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.3.172
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thumbnail Bark CRIFFEL afire and sunk at Pier 12, East River, New York, October 9, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-10-09
2008.28.3.190
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA aground off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.482
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thumbnail Steamship BRITISH QUEEN listing after fire at Hoboken, NJ, March 19, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-09
2008.28.4.501
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thumbnail Probably fire damage at Hoboken, NJ, March 19, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-09
2008.28.4.504
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE raising steam lighter LIZZIE M. CONKLIN, Elizabethport, NJ, December 11, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-12-11
2008.28.1.156
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thumbnail Ferry F.P. JAMES sunk at Hallett's Cove, Astoria, Queens, NY, March 30, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-03-30
2008.28.1.157
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thumbnail Schooner ELIZA A. ANDERSON in chains alongside derrick RELIANCE, July 20, 1893
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-07-20
2008.28.1.185
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thumbnail Steamship CEARENSE ashore at Seaside Park, NJ, March 16, 1906
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1906-3-16
1964.521.131
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thumbnail British freighter GOWANBURN ashore at Blue Point, Long Island, NY, March 20, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-03-20
1964.521.147
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thumbnail Coal schooner FLORENCE RUSSELL sunk near City Island, NY, September 7, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-09-07
1964.521.154
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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 Derrick MONARCH hoisting Central Railroad of New Jersey car lost overboard at drawbridge, Newark Bay, NJ, April 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-04-16
2008.28.4.514
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH carrying floating grain elevator CERES to coal docks, Jersey City, NJ, August 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-08
2008.28.4.52
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thumbnail Deck awash, British steamship ACARA broken in two off Jones Inlet, Long Island, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.535
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thumbnail Steamship LA CHAMPAGNE aground at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, NY, May 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-05
2008.28.1.210
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thumbnail Tugboat BERTHA being raised by derrick RELIANCE at the Battery, New York, NY, December 1891
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1891-12
2008.28.1.4
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner WILLIAM H. OLER aground off Eatons Neck, Long Island, NY, November 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-11
2008.28.1.44
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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 Tugboat JOHN H. HUGHES and barge MABEL L. PHILLIPS ashore at Lloyds Neck, Long Island, NY, November 26, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-11-26
1964.521.30
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thumbnail Dredge BALTIC sunk on Dan Baker Shoal, Delaware Bay, December 5, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-05
1964.521.36
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thumbnail Salvage vessels around wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, February 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-02
2008.28.3.58
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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 Yacht WANDA sunk on Crane's Dry Dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, October 25, 1899
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-25
2008.28.3.91
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thumbnail Salvage operation, probably pumping out after raising sunk railroad engine, circa 1910
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1910
2008.28.4.599
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thumbnail German bark DR. SIEGERT capsized at wharf, Brooklyn, NY, July 27, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-07-27
2008.28.1.67
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thumbnail Baltimore & Ohio Railroad drill engine accident, Brooklyn, NY, March 21, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-03-21
2008.28.1.68
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thumbnail New York Central Lighterage Company barge No. 14, sunk, Brooklyn, NY, September 23, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-23
2008.28.1.71
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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 Derrick RELIANCE hoisting drowned cattle from sunk railroad car, Queens, NY, circa 1895
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1895
2008.28.1.9
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thumbnail Dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2 sunk off 42nd Street Brooklyn, NY, December 10, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-10
1964.521.41
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thumbnail Barge THOMAS L. PARKER sunk off Weehawken, NJ, December 18, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-18
1964.521.47
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thumbnail Schooner JOHN F. KRANZ ashore at Mantoloking, NJ, March 21, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-03-21
1964.521.56
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thumbnail Steamship ACARA ashore off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
1964.521.6
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thumbnail New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad CAR FLOAT #3 ashore on North Brother Island, Bronx, NY, April 5, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-04-05
1964.521.63
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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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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE hoisting sunk railroad cars at wharf, probably New York, NY, circa 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1895
2008.28.4.72
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thumbnail Damaged hull of fishing schooner RHODE ISLAND after collision, San Martins Island, Mexico, December 26, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-12-26
1962.1249.114
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thumbnail Shell Oil barge MARTINEZ sunk at Raccoon Straits, San Francisco Bay, California, May, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.135
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thumbnail Tanker TAMIAHUA aground near Pigeon Point, California, 1930
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1930
1962.1249.148
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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 Tanker FRANK H. BUCK ashore at Point Pinos, deck view, Monterey County, California, May 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-03 through 1924-05-17
1962.1249.4
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thumbnail Tugboats assisting steamship SAALE after fire at Hoboken, NJ, 1900
real photo postcard
Druck & Vertrieb
1900
2014.49.9849
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thumbnail Debris on deck of DREDGE NO. 5 sunk after boiler explosion, circa 1910
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1910
1964.518.7
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thumbnail Damaged hull, (presumably) of steamer PERSEUS after sinking at College Point, Queens, New York, September 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-09
1964.518.775
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thumbnail Ferry CHICAGO in dry dock at Brooklyn Navy Yard, after collision with steamship AUGUSTA on October 31, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899
2008.28.4.162
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thumbnail Tugboat MARSTON sunk in canal?, spectators on shore, 1917-1930
real photo postcard, white border
1917-1930
2014.49.10000
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.17
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thumbnail Probably salvage of steamship LASSELL after being sunk by S.S. Friesland, December 5, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-12-5
2008.28.4.182
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thumbnail Steamship GATE CITY, breaking up near Moriches, NY, February, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-02
2008.28.4.202
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thumbnail Deck view of steamship MAIN destroyed by fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30 - 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.218
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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 Steamship BREMEN partially submerged after fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.224
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thumbnail Steamships MAIN and BREMEN and salvage vessels after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.234
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thumbnail Hoboken, New Jersey, waterfront after pier fire of June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.239
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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 Tugboat CHARLES F. ALLEN stranded on beach at Fort Wadsworth, Staten Island, New York, NY, May 24, 1910
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1910-05-24
1964.518.26
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thumbnail 5-Masted schooner NATHANIEL T. PALMER stranded at Beach Haven, NJ, March 11, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-11
2008.28.4.283
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thumbnail Steamboat POUGHKEEPSIE after running ashore in Hudson River, Stony Point, NY, March 21, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.4.292
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thumbnail British steamship GAELIC PRINCE, October 10, 1919, after rammed by US Army Transport ANTIGONE in Ambrose Channel
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-10-10
2008.28.8.545
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thumbnail Floating derrick, probably CENTURY, raising unidentified vessel
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.47
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thumbnail Central Railroad of New Jersey steam lighter #27, sunk at Yonkers, NY, January 29, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01-29
2008.28.8.662
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising tugboat AUGUSTINE sunk at McWilliams Dry Dock Co., Staten Island, NY, January 30, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01-30
2008.28.8.667
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thumbnail Floating derrick pumping out unidentified vessel
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.52
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thumbnail Steamship? ALASKAN? of New York aground off coast
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.72
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thumbnail Steamer MAINE aground in Long Island Sound off Execution Light, February 11, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-02-11
2008.28.8.681
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thumbnail Vessels assisting Munson Line steamship MOCCASIN sunk at Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, March 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-03
2008.28.8.692
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thumbnail Extinguishing fire aboard Norwegian steamship HALLFRIED, Pier 5, Bush Terminal, Brooklyn, NY, April 19, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-04-19
2008.28.8.739
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thumbnail Extinguishing fire aboard Norwegian steamship HALLFRIED, Pier 5, Bush Terminal, Brooklyn, NY, April 19, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-04-19
2008.28.8.743
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thumbnail Barge sunk in harbor, probably New York City area, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.752
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thumbnail Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. barge NAPOLEON sunk in harbor, probably New York City area, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.753
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising capsized vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.767
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thumbnail Motorship MAGDALENA ashore on Klein Curacao (Little Curacao), Netherlands Antilles, February 1934 (refloated May 28, 1934)
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1934-02
1964.517.2
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising submarine S-48 sunk off Penfield Reef, Fairfield County, CT, Long Island Sound, December 7, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-12-07
1964.517.30
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thumbnail C.L. Taylor & Co., Dredge No. 1 sunk, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.819
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thumbnail Equipment on dredge WASHINGTON, sunk at Charleston, SC, October 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10
2008.28.8.825
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thumbnail Salvage vessel RELIEF at dock, probably involved with salvage of steamship ARGONNE, Morant Cays, Jamaica, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.84
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thumbnail Steamer HERMAN WINTER sunk at Pier 11, Hudson River, New York, NY, October 21, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-10-21
1964.520.1
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and WILL raising sidewheel steamer CATSKILL sunk in Hudson River, September 15, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-15
1964.520.101
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thumbnail Steamship LA CHAMPAGNE aground at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, NY, May 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-05
1964.520.104
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thumbnail Clyde Line steamship ONEIDA sunk beside Pier 29, East River, New York, NY, next to Brooklyn Bridge, September 21, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-21
1964.520.116
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thumbnail Steamboat CATSKILL being towed, after sinking in Hudson River, NY, September 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09
1964.520.123
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thumbnail Lighter HATTIE BELL? ashore on beach, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1180
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thumbnail Salvage vessels raising steamer MINNESOTA sunk in Hell Gate, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.131
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thumbnail Steamship THURINGIA ashore at Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles, West Indies, after 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
after 1922
1964.520.17
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thumbnail Tugboats towing steamer MINNESOTA, raised after sinking in Hell Gate, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.137
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thumbnail Tugboats assisting Norwegian bark SORSTAD, listing in icy water at wharf, probably after being raised after rammed by tugboat, January 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-01
2008.28.8.160
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thumbnail Norwegian bark SORSTAD partially raised in icy harbor after rammed by tugboat, January 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-01
2008.28.8.165
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHIEF assisting steamer CHELSEA sunk in icy water, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.167
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thumbnail Floating derrick WILL and heavily damaged vessel at wharf, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.179
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thumbnail Deck of unidentified vessel, probably in New York harbor, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.941
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thumbnail Floating derrick ADVANCE sunk at Yonkers, NY, January 21, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-01-21
2008.28.8.967
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH probably raising steamboat ERICSSON sunk in Delaware River, February 26, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-02-16
1964.520.182
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thumbnail Ship TROOP stranded on beach near Forge River Lifesaving Station (Long Island, NY), May 24, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-05-24
1964.520.202
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thumbnail Lighter HUSTLER and other vessels assisting steamer CITY OF WORCESTER partly submerged in Thames River, New London, CT, May 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-05
1964.520.206
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF WORCESTER partly submerged in Thames River, New London, CT, May 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-05-29
1964.520.209
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thumbnail Men inspecting damaged hull, probably lighter JAMES LOGAN in dry dock, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.189
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thumbnail Steamship aground off beach, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.213
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thumbnail Barge NEW JERSEY sunk at Pier 44 in East River, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.98
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thumbnail Interior of steamship HUTTONWOOD after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.233
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thumbnail Floating derricks, including MONARCH, raising steamship ST. PAUL sunk at wharf, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.258
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thumbnail Stranded barge?, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.290
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, April 26, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.281
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thumbnail Apparatus for raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL June 2, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-06-02
2008.28.8.288
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thumbnail Pumping out American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.315
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thumbnail Pumping out American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.324
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thumbnail Tugboat GEORGE L. GARLICK in chains of floating derrick RELIANCE after being ashore on Rockaway, Long Island, NY, May 25, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-05
1964.520.62
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thumbnail Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, deck view, Hoboken, NJ, October 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10-14
2008.28.8.348
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thumbnail Damaged hull? of unidentified steamship, sunk, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.397
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thumbnail Extinguishing fire or pumping out steamship CITY OF LAHORE, sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, NY, November 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-11
2008.28.8.404
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thumbnail Extinguishing fire or pumping out steamship CITY OF LAHORE, sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, NY, November 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-11
2008.28.8.405
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thumbnail Steamship IPERIA ashore at Seaside Heights, NJ, June 16, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-06-16
2008.28.8.455
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thumbnail Tugboats, floating derrick, and other vessels assisting steamer SARATOGA, sunk in Hudson River near Tivoli, NY, October 13, 1906
real photo postcard, white border
1906-10-13
2014.49.9416
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thumbnail Damage to ferry PHILADELPHIA, September 17, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09-17
2008.28.5.434
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thumbnail Steamship MUNARGO aground, with floating derrick assisting, Nuevitas Harbor, Cuba, November 7, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-11-07
2008.28.5.530
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thumbnail Pumping out at dry dock, Clinton Street, Brooklyn, NY, May 14, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-14
2008.28.5.625
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising submarine S-48 after sinking during builder's trials, off Penfield Reef, Fairfield County, CT, Long Island Sound, December 7, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-12-07
2008.28.5.71
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thumbnail Dredge EUGENE sunk in Mariners Harbor, Staten Island, NY, February 20, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-02-20
2008.28.5.769
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thumbnail Tugboat TALISMAN sunk at dock, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.5.98
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF BROCKTON under tow in Hell Gate, New York, after running aground April 6, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-06
2008.28.5.103
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF BROCKTON under tow in Hell Gate, New York, after running aground April 6, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-06
2008.28.5.106
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thumbnail Steamers CITY OF BROCKTON and CONCORD after running aground in Hell Gate, New York, April 6, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-06
2008.28.5.107
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thumbnail Floating derrick and wrecked vessel, probably British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.124
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thumbnail Training ship GRANITE STATE after fire of May 23, 1921, at New York pier
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-05-23
2008.28.5.16
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thumbnail Part of large broken shackle, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.187
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thumbnail Dredge HELL GATE sunk off Shooters Island, Staten Island, NY, December, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-12
2008.28.5.245
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thumbnail Dredge HELL GATE sunk off Shooters Island, Staten Island, NY, December, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-12
2008.28.5.247
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising steamboat G.F. BRADY sunk in Hudson River off Alpine, NJ, November 29, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-11-29
2008.28.5.257
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH raising steamboat G.F. BRADY sunk in Hudson River off Alpine, NJ, November 29, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-11-29
2008.28.5.259
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thumbnail Man standing on dock looking at swamped steamship SAGUA, Hoboken, New Jersey, February 16, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-02-16
2008.28.5.312
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thumbnail Steamship MAYARI ashore at Hart Island, Bronx, NY, February 24, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-02-24
2008.28.5.314
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship SAGUA, Hoboken, New Jersey, February 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-02
2008.28.5.322
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising submarine S-48 sunk during builder's trials, off Penfield Reef, Fairfield County, CT, Long Island Sound, December 7, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-12-07
2008.28.5.34
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thumbnail Tugboat RICHMOND aground at Castle HIll, near Newport, RI, February, 1907
real photo postcard
1907-02
2014.49.9839
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Steamship SARANAC ashore on McNab Island, near Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, December 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; T.A. Scott Company
1917-12
1964.600.1
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thumbnail Schooner WILD PIGEON, sunk, lower New York Bay, NY, December 23, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-12-23
2008.28.2.3
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thumbnail Two schooners at wharf, salvage operation, circa 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1893
2008.28.2.8
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thumbnail Fall River Line steamer PLYMOUTH aground near Newport, RI, June 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-06
2008.28.2.20
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thumbnail Damaged steam yacht AZTEC off Halletts Point, Hell Gate, NY, July 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-07-04
2008.28.2.34
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thumbnail Schooner MARIA LOUISE ashore at Highland Beach, NJ, October 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-10
2008.28.2.70
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thumbnail Freighter TUCKAHOE ashore at Sands Point, Long Island, NY, December 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-12
2008.28.2.100
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Steamer SANKATY ashore off Wilburs Point, Sconticut Neck, near New Bedford, MA, February 21, 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-21
1964.586.2
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thumbnail Steamship OLINDA ashore at Fishers Island, NY, June 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-06
2008.28.2.129
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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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Steamer SANKATY, February 21, 1917, on the rocks after colliding with schooner ALLEN GURNEY off Sconticut Neck, near New Bedford, MA
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-21
1964.585.8
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH at Pocahontas Coal Company dock, Hoboken, NJ, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896
2008.28.2.210
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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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thumbnail Steamship TILLIE aground at Fishers Island, NY, July-August 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-07; 1896-08
2008.28.2.233
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thumbnail Floating derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH on either side of submerged steamboat ROSEDALE, East River, New York City, September 4, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-09-04
2008.28.2.245
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thumbnail Tugboat and barge? assisting 3-masted schooner RODNEY PARKER (built 1874) aground near Spring Point Ledge Light off South Portland, Maine
real photo postcard, color
Hugh C. Leighton Co.
after 1874
2014.49.1855
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thumbnail Wrecking tugboat FAVORITE at site of steamship EASTLAND capsized at Chicago, IL, August 9, 1915
real photo postcard, divided back
Max Rigot Selling Co.
1915-08-15
2014.49.2459
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thumbnail S.S. NICHOLAS CUNEO ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, February 4, 1913
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-02-04
1964.660.987
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thumbnail Sunken vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1021
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thumbnail Derrick raising vessel (...SULLIVAN)
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1027
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thumbnail S.S. NICHOLAS CUNEO ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, February 4, 1913
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1913-02-04
1964.660.1031
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thumbnail Sunken yacht VEDETTE, port view, with stern out of water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1220
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE hoisting stone scow
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.467
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thumbnail Floating derrick turning over capsized vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.474
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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 Port bow view, S. S. PRINZESS IRENE ashore at Fire Island Beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-06
1964.660.583
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thumbnail Bow view of sidewheel steamer CENTRAL HUDSON ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-23
1964.660.642
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamship OLD DOMINION aground
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.166
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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 Tug JOHN A. HUGHES ashore at Lloyds Neck, Long Island, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-11-26
1964.660.287
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thumbnail Steamer ATLANTIC aground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.808
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thumbnail Two unidentified 3-masted vessels (barges?) aground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.811
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thumbnail Wreckage of steamboats PRINCETON and NAIAD and steam ferry NEWARK
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-02-28
1964.660.824
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lantern slide
circa 1900
2006.34.1046
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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 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 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 Port view from beach of S. S. BRIGHTON ashore, Atlantic City, NJ
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-03-31
1964.660.417
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thumbnail BUSH TERMINAL BARGE NO. 7, railroad car slipping off
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1134
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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 S. S. TURRIALBA, starboard view, ashore on New Jersey coast, December 24, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-12-24
1964.660.962
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thumbnail S. S. MAUDE, ashore Matanzas, Cuba, February 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-02
1964.660.977
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONVOY and sunken vessel at dock, barge EDWARD A. MECKEL and tug COLUMBUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2788
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thumbnail Ten salvage scenes
gelatin negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-04-22
1964.660.5090
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thumbnail Possibly damaged vessel in navy yard
gelatin negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5092
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thumbnail Sunken dredge ARIUS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1278
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thumbnail Port view of sunken tugboat JERSEY CENTRAL with floating derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2864
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thumbnail Sunken steamer INTERSTATE PARK at wharf with S.S. KIOWA behind and S.S. INCA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2885
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thumbnail Sunken barges of Neptune Line and Metropolitan Coal Company
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2599
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thumbnail Sunken vessel, HELL GATE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-12
1964.660.2606
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken vessel, at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Schaefer, Chas. & Son
1964.660.1321
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thumbnail Damage to port side of steamer BOSTON
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2954
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thumbnail Damage to port side of hull of steamer BOSTON
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2955
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thumbnail Damaged steamship at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1370
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thumbnail Pumping out steamboat GENERAL McCALLUM, lighters HENRY SEYMOUR, JOHN CHITTENDEN, tug CRESCENT
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1444
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thumbnail Pumping out steamboat GENERAL McCALLUM; tug CRESCENT at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1445
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thumbnail Pumping out steamboat GENERAL McCALLUM
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1450
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thumbnail Damaged hull of tugboat R. J. MORAN of New York in dry dock, side view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3065
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thumbnail Sunken floating derrick CAPITOL, tug at left
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3075
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thumbnail Pumping out steamboat GENERAL McCALLUM
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1451
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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 Salvage operation, view of side of damaged vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3209
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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 Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2310
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thumbnail Bow view, S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2311
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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 Starboard view of S.S. LENAPE, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2331
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thumbnail Capsized railroad barge No. 4
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1748
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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 Sunken barge, September 3, 1921, derricks in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-09-03
1964.660.2410
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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 Tugboat GOLDEN RULE alist, floating derricks ROSLYN and CROTON
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1785
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thumbnail Tug TALISMAN sunk at dock, port view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2445
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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 Deck of unidentified vessel awash
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1846
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thumbnail Capsized floating grain elevator CERES, ship WHEELING MOLD in bachground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2467
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thumbnail Capsized barge, Statue of Liberty in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1853
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thumbnail Damaged dredge (?)
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1857
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. SARATOGA, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1858
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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 Steamer ISLANDER, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1926
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thumbnail Sunken steamer at dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1954
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thumbnail Port view of unidentified steamship aground near beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1995
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thumbnail Steamship stranded off beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2011.A
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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 Pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL, September 11, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-09-11
1964.660.2111
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thumbnail Unidentified wrecked vessel in dry dock; damaged hull from inside
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2135
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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 Barge washed ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2218
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thumbnail Unidentified wrecked steamer
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5024
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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 Pumping out ferry NORTHFIELD sunk at Pier 10, East River, New York, NY, by collision with ferry MAUCH CHUNK, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.342
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thumbnail U.S. Army Transport INGALLS capsized and sunk on dry dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.346
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thumbnail Steamer NORUMBEGA aground at Clark's Point, Southwest Harbor, Maine, August 1912
real photo postcard
1912-08
2014.49.9352
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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 Bark JULIA covered with ice, Upper Bay, New York, circa 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.3.108
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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 Damaged bow of steamer CITY OF FALL RIVER after collision, October 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-10-30
2008.28.3.133
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thumbnail Schooner NATHANIEL T. PALMER stranded at Beach Haven, NJ, March 11, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-11
2008.28.3.141
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thumbnail Steamship AGNES listing to starboard, several small boats alongside, larger vessel astern, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.413
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thumbnail Steamer EMELINE ashore, Catskill Creek, NY, circa October 5, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-10-05
2008.28.1.123
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thumbnail Schooner CRICKET, January 13, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-01-13
2008.28.1.130
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thumbnail Schooner WILD PIGEON, sunk, lower New York Bay, NY, December 23, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-12-23
2008.28.1.133
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thumbnail Steam lighter OLD DOMINION after collision with Pennsylvania tugboat, Brooklyn, NY, November 27, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-11-27
1964.521.114
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thumbnail British steamship DRUMELZIER ashore at Fire Island, Long Island, NY, December 26, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-12-26
1964.521.118
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thumbnail Steamer GWENT ashore at Long Beach, L.I. March 27, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-27
2008.28.3.151
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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 Railroad car sunk in upper bay, New York, circa 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.3.163
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thumbnail US Army transport INGALLS capsized on dry dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.3.169
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thumbnail Ferry F.P. JAMES between derricks on the flats at Riker's Island, NY, April 5, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-04-05
2008.28.1.147
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thumbnail US Revenue Cutter WASHINGTON sunk in New York Bay, February 27, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-02-27
2008.28.1.155
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thumbnail Ferry F.P. JAMES sunk at Hallett's Cove, Astoria, Queens, NY, March 30, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-03-30
2008.28.1.165
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thumbnail Derricks RELIANCE and EDGAR and lighter HUSTLER raising lighter EDWIN BAILEY sunk of Coney Island, NY, April 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-04
2008.28.1.173
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thumbnail British freighter GOWANBURN ashore at Blue Point, Long Island, NY, March 20, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-03-20
1964.521.149
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thumbnail 4-Masted schooner MILES M. MERRY stranded at Moriches, Long Island, NY, September 11, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-09-11
1964.521.157
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thumbnail Men on deck of ship FLOTTBEK ashore at Long Branch, NJ, November 23, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-11-23
2008.28.3.195
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thumbnail Ferry COLLEGE POINT ashore and sunk on North Brother Island, NY, December 13, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-13
2008.28.3.197
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thumbnail NYNH & HRR Car Float No. 26 ashore at Oak Point, NY, with 10 cars overboard, January 26, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-01-26
2008.28.3.205
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thumbnail Steamship ONEIDA sinking at Pier 29, East River, New York, September 21, 1897
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-21
2008.28.3.36
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thumbnail Steamship in dry dock, view of broken propeller, circa 1903
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1903
2008.28.4.519
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA broken in two off Jones Inlet, Long Island, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.530
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH lifting floating grain elevator CERES at coal docks, Jersey City, NJ, August 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-08
2008.28.4.55
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thumbnail Salvage vessels with sunk barge MILTON, Hell Gate, New York, NY, November 23, 1893
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-11-23
2008.28.1.204
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE raising loaded freight cars from sunken float No 68, New York, NY, March 28, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-03-28
2008.28.1.24
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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 Steamship CHIPPEWA ashore at Montauk Point, Long Island, NY, June 24, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-06-24
1964.521.195
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising vessel at wharf; circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.563
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thumbnail Tugboat TRANSFER NO. 3 sunk after being hit by steamer BUNKER HILL (not shown), probably New York Bay, October 2, 1907
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-10-02
2008.28.4.588
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thumbnail Raising sunk railroad engine, circa 1910
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1910
2008.28.4.590
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.6
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thumbnail Freighter TUCKAHOE ashore at Sands Point, Long Island, NY, December 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-12
2008.28.4.61
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thumbnail New York Central Lighterage Company barge No. 14, sunk, Brooklyn, NY, September 23, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-23
2008.28.1.73
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thumbnail New York Central Lighterage Company barge No. 14, sunk, Brooklyn, NY, September 23, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-23
2008.28.1.75
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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 New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad car float ashore at Sunken Meadow, NY, December 25, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-25
1964.521.40
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thumbnail Bark AMSTERDAM on fire at Pier 12, East River, New York, August 26, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-08-26
1964.521.74
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thumbnail Unidentified cargo vessel aground, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.83
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thumbnail Damaged hull of fishing schooner RHODE ISLAND after collision, San Martins Island, Mexico, December 26, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-12-26
1962.1249.119
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thumbnail Shell Oil barge MARTINEZ sunk at Raccoon Straits, San Francisco Bay, California, May, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.129
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thumbnail Steamship DAVID C. MEYER ashore at Point Fermin, near San Pedro, California, March 12, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-03-12
1962.1249.142
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thumbnail Shell Oil Co. barge MARTINEZ sinking, Raccoon Strait, San Francisco Bay, California, May 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.50
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thumbnail Launch ELCO wrecked, probably Ventura, California, July 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-07
1962.1249.57
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thumbnail Launch ELCO wrecked, probably Ventura, California, July 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-07
1962.1249.58
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thumbnail USN destroyer wrecked near Santa Barbara, CAlifronia, September 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09
1962.1249.77
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thumbnail Steamship COLUMBIA partially submerged, September 19, 1931
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1931-09-19
1962.1249.80
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising unidentified vessel, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.127
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thumbnail Lighter HENRY SEYMOUR assisting sunk steamer SARATOGA, Hudson River at Tivoli, NY, October 13, 190
real photo postcard, white border
1906-10-13
2014.49.9956
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thumbnail Raising 3-masted schooner PENOKEE (probably), Romer Shoal (NY & NJ), September 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-09
2008.28.4.170
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thumbnail Steamship LASSELL after being sunk by S.S. Friesland, December 5, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-12-5
2008.28.4.185
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thumbnail Derrick hoisting vessel's smoke stack, 3 men standing in foreground, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.206
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thumbnail Steamship SAALE after fire at piers, Hoboken, NJ, June 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.210
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thumbnail Steamer TALISMAN sunk in East River off mouth of Newtown Creek, January 23, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-01-23
2008.28.4.262
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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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thumbnail Steamer POUGHKEEPSIE ashore in Hudson River at Stony Point, NY, March 21, 1901, lighter RAYMOND assisting
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.4.279
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thumbnail Steamer GWENT ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 27, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-27
2008.28.4.300
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thumbnail On deck of U.S. Army Transport RAWLINS sunk after fire at Pier 22, Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-10
2008.28.4.305
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thumbnail Pumping out U.S. Army Transport RAWLINS sunk after fire at Pier 22, Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-10
2008.28.4.313
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thumbnail Steamship ANTILLA of New York, aground, lighter JOHN W. CHITTENDEN and tugboat NORTH AMERICA, probably after collision with barge off Sea Gate, Brooklyn, NY, December 13, 1915
real photo postcard, divided back
merritt-chapman; Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1915-12
2014.49.9478
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thumbnail Dredge LEHIGH sunk at Perth Amboy, NJ, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.559
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thumbnail Pumping out Clyde Line steamship LENAPE sunk at Pier 36, Hudson River, New York City, October 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-10
2008.28.6.102
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thumbnail Steamship aground
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.40
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thumbnail Steamship aground
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.41
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thumbnail Pumping out American steamship ST. LOUIS sunk at W. & A. Fletcher Company dry dock, Hoboken, NJ, January 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01
2008.28.8.640
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thumbnail Central Railroad of New Jersey steam lighter #27, sunk at Yonkers, NY, January 29, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01-29
2008.28.8.663
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thumbnail Men standing on ice-covered deck of Central Railroad of New Jersey steam lighter #27, sunk at Yonkers, NY, January 29, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01-29
2008.28.8.664
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising Central Railroad of New Jersey steam lighter #27, sunk at Yonkers, NY, January 29, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01-29
2008.28.8.666
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising tugboat AUGUSTINE sunk at McWilliams Dry Dock Co., Staten Island, NY, January 30, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01-30
2008.28.8.669
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thumbnail Old Dominion Line steamship PRINCESS ANNE aground off Rockaway Point, NY, after snowstorm, February 9, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-02-20
2008.28.8.677
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thumbnail Steamship? ALASKAN? of New York aground off coast
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.71
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thumbnail Freighter aground
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.74
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thumbnail Clyde Line steamship LENAPE sunk at Pier 36, Hudson River, New York City, October 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-10
2008.28.6.99
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thumbnail Damaged hull of steamer MAINE aground in Long Island Sound off Execution Light, February 11, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-02-11
2008.28.8.682
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thumbnail Munson Line steamship MOCCASIN sunk at Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, March 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-03
2008.28.8.693
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thumbnail Barge GREENPORT sunk at wharf, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.723
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thumbnail Lighter RESOLUTE and floating derrick COMMODORE assisting steamship MANCHURIA sunk at Stapleton, Staten Island, New York, June 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-06
2008.28.8.10
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thumbnail Fire damaged steamship, possibly related to fire at Bush Terminal, Brooklyn, NY, April 19, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.747
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHIEF assisting barge sunk in harbor, probably New York City area, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.751
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thumbnail Pumping out barge sunk in harbor, probably New York City area, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.757
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thumbnail Capsized vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.768
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thumbnail Capsized vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.775
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thumbnail Probably tanker F.H. BUCK on the rocks at Point Pinos, Monterey Bay, CA
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.517.32
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting sunk vessel WEBER & BURKE, probably New York Harbor, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1065
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thumbnail Steamship ARGONNE after floating, probably at Morant Cays, Jamaica, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.82
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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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thumbnail Derelict barge at wharf, probably Brooklyn, NY, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1108
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thumbnail Tugboat VIKING sunk at wharf, probably New York, NY, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1131
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMANDER raising steamship KERSHAW capsized at wharf, Baltimore, MD, October 15, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10-15
2008.28.8.852
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thumbnail Steamship KERSHAW partially raised after capsizing at wharf, Baltimore, MD, October 15, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10-15
2008.28.8.861
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and WILL raising sidewheel steamer CATSKILL sunk in Hudson River, September 15, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-15
1964.520.109
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thumbnail Steamship H.F. DIMOCK sunk in East River, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.120
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thumbnail Lighter RESOLUTE assisting steamship H.F. DIMOCK sunk in East River, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.121
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thumbnail Magnetic hoisting crane lifting cargo off steamship MANCHURIA sunk at Stapleton, Staten Island, New York, June 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-06
2008.28.8.9
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thumbnail Equipment, probably on board barge? CRAB, probably New York, NY, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.921
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thumbnail Steamship THURINGIA ashore at Curaçao, Netherlands Antilles, West Indies, after 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
after 1922
1964.520.14
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thumbnail Floating derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH raising steamer ULSTER sunk in Hudson River, near Cornwall, NY, November 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-11
1964.520.157
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner PINE FOREST? sunk, steamboat alongside, circa 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1897
1964.520.166
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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 Taylor Dredging Corporation dredge capsized, New York Harbor, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.17
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thumbnail British steamship TAFF, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.176
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH assisting steamboat ERICSSON sunk in Delaware River, February 26, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-02-16
1964.520.187
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE raising sidewheel steamer JOHN E. MOORE from Romer Shoals, November 26, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-11-26
1964.520.22
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thumbnail Damaged hull, probably lighter JAMES LOGAN in dry dock, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.188
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thumbnail Vessel sunk in icy harbor, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.191
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thumbnail Salvage vessels assisting steamship HUTTONWOOD off Brooklyn, NY, after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.230
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting sunk vessel, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.982
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thumbnail Barge INDEPENDENT stranded near Riverhead, Long Island, NY, November 26, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-11-26
1964.520.234
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, April 26, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-04-26
2008.28.8.280
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thumbnail Schooner yacht ALSACIENNE sunk at Port Jefferson, NY, during storm of November 26-27, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-11-26; 1898-11-27
1964.520.296
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising steamship ST. PAUL sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, after capsizing on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.284
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thumbnail Apparatus for raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL June 2, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-06-02
2008.28.8.287
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thumbnail Ferry HACKENSACK stranded on the rocks at Sunken Meadow, Long Island, February 12, 189
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-02-12
1964.520.36
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thumbnail Pumping out ferry ANNEX NO. 5 after fire on Communipaw Flats, Jersey City, NJ, March 31, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-03-31
1964.520.50
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and RELIANCE lifting float bridge at Wall Street Ferry, Montague St., Brooklyn, NY, November 14, 1896[?]
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-11-14
1964.520.6
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thumbnail Barge SHARP, circa 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1897
1964.520.71
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thumbnail Pumping out American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.332
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting tugboat EDWIN TERRY sunk in Hudson River, August 28, 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-08-28
2008.28.8.34
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thumbnail Floating derricks assisting at raising steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.340
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thumbnail Pumping out Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10
2008.28.8.371
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF WORCESTER sunk in Thames River, New London, CT, lighter HUSTLER and salvage vessels alongside, May 29, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.520.86
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thumbnail Steamer ASHLEY aground, Huron, OH, 1907-1929, tugboat FAIRMOUNT in foreground
real photo postcard, divided back
1907-1929
2014.49.10353
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thumbnail Deck view of steamship CITY OF LAHORE, sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, NY, November 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-11
2008.28.8.391
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thumbnail Steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, February, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.412
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thumbnail Tugboat FAVORITE assisting capsized railroad ferry ANN ARBOR NO. 4 after loading mishap, Manistique, Michigan, Lake Michigan, 1909
real photo postcard, divided back
1909
2014.49.10430
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thumbnail Pumping out cargo ship WAUBESA in New York Harbor, after collision with ferry boats QUEENS and MAYOR GAYNOR in fog on March 17, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-03
2008.28.8.446
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thumbnail Steamship IPERIA ashore at Seaside Heights, NJ, June 16, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-06-16
2008.28.8.454
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thumbnail Raising steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, June 3, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-06-03
2008.28.8.465
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thumbnail Tugboat FAVORITE assisting capsized railroad ferry ANN ARBOR NO. 4 after loading mishap, Manistique, Michigan, Lake Michigan, 1909
real photo postcard, divided back
1909
2014.49.10433
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thumbnail Vessels assisting US troop ship GRAF WALDERSEE aground off Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY, November 1905
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1905-11
2008.28.8.494
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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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thumbnail Damage to ferry PHILADELPHIA, September 17, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09-17
2008.28.5.433
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thumbnail Steamship MUNARGO aground, Nuevitas Harbor, Cuba, November 7, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-11-07
2008.28.5.520
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thumbnail Steamer SQUANTUM ashore, Brooklyn, January 17, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-01-17
2008.28.5.574
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thumbnail Steamboat INTERSTATE PARK sunk at dock, Brooklyn, New York, April 2, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04-02
2008.28.5.600
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thumbnail Barge sunk at wharf, July 27, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-07-27
2008.28.5.62
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thumbnail Pumping out at dry dock, Clinton Street, Brooklyn, NY, May 14, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-14
2008.28.5.624
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH assisting steamship EGREMONT CASTLE sunk on Red Hook Flats, Brooklyn, NY, June 26, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-06-26
2008.28.5.644
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thumbnail Steamship BOSTON in dry dock July-August 1924, after collision with tanker SWIFTARROW off Point Judith, RI, July 21, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-07-28 through 1924-08-04
2008.28.5.662
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thumbnail Barge sunk at wharf, September 3, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-09-03
2008.28.5.68
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thumbnail Fire damaged lighter DAYTON, November 18, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-11-18
2008.28.5.707
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thumbnail Tugboat TRANSFER NO. 5, sunk, New York, NY, December, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-12-29
2008.28.5.730
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thumbnail Steamship JUANITA aground on San Juan Cay, Venezuela, January 10, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-01-10
2008.28.5.766
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thumbnail Steamship MALOLO in dry dock in New York, NY, after collision with steamship JACOB CHRISTENSEN near Nantucket Lightship, 1927
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1927
2008.28.5.800
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Pumping out ocean liner SARATOGA, floating derrick CENTURY at left
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.5.803
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thumbnail Partially submerged steamship COLUMBIA
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.5.805
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thumbnail Floating grain elevator CERES, sunk at US Army base, Brooklyn, NY, April 22, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-22
2008.28.5.116
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thumbnail Salvage vessels with British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.149
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thumbnail Lighter CHAPMAN BROS. assisting British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.153
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thumbnail Barge EUREKA, Brooklyn, NY, July 11, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-07-11
2008.28.5.177
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thumbnail Barge EUREKA, Brooklyn, NY, July 11, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-07-11
2008.28.5.179
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thumbnail Damaged barge EUREKA, Brooklyn, NY, July 13, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-07-13
2008.28.5.182
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thumbnail Part of large broken shackle, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.186
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thumbnail Part of large broken shackle, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.190
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thumbnail Steamer MOHAWK of Boston aground, floating derrick CORPORAL at right, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.196
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thumbnail Dredge HELL GATE sunk off Shooters Island, Staten Island, NY, December, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-12
2008.28.5.246
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thumbnail Damaged steamboat MOHAWK of Boston, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.266
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thumbnail Tanker SWIFTSTAR stranded off Block Island, RI, October 11, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-10-11
2008.28.5.282
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising dredger HELL GATE, circa January 22, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-01-22
2008.28.5.298
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY raising dredger HELL GATE, circa January 22, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-01-22
2008.28.5.299
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thumbnail Partially raised dredger HELL GATE, circa February 16, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-02-16
2008.28.5.304
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thumbnail Damaged hull of steamship SANTA MARTA at Robins Dry Dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, May 13-14, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-05-13; 1923-05-14
2008.28.5.338
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thumbnail Tugboat RICHMOND ashore at Castle Hill, near Newport, RI, February 1907
real photo postcard
1907-02
2014.49.9838
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thumbnail Two schooners at wharf, salvage operation, circa 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1893
2008.28.2.6
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thumbnail Fall River Line steamer PLYMOUTH aground near Newport, RI, June 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-06
2008.28.2.21
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thumbnail Damaged steamer CEPHEUS at Downing & Lawrence Shipyard, Brooklyn, NY, July 1894
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-07
2008.28.2.36
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thumbnail Damaged steamer CEPHEUS and lighter HUSTLER, Brooklyn, NY, July 1894
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-07
2008.28.2.37
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thumbnail Bark EMMA T. CROWELL at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, after fire off Fire Island, New York, July 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-07
2008.28.2.39
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thumbnail Derricks RELIANCE and MONARCH raising sunken vessel, circa 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1894
2008.28.2.61
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thumbnail Steamer CONTINENTAL ashore at Ward's Island, East River, New York, NY, April 14, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-04-15
2008.28.2.117
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thumbnail Steamship OLINDA ashore at Fishers Island, NY, June 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-06
2008.28.2.131
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thumbnail Steamer ISABEL ashore, with salvage vessels, at Branford, Connecticut, August 5, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-08-05
2008.28.2.144
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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
1964.544.1
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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
1964.542.5
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thumbnail Barney Dumping Scow #12 in drydock at James Shewan & Sons, Inc., Brooklyn, NY, October 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-10-03
2008.28.2.167
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thumbnail Steamship EL DORADO stranded in New York Harbor, NY, February 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-02
2008.28.2.186
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thumbnail Steamboat JOHN L. HASBROUCK ashore in ice-filled Hudson River at New Hamburg, NY, March 5, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-03-05
2008.28.2.200
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thumbnail Steamboat JOHN L. HASBROUCK ashore in ice-filled Hudson River at New Hamburg, NY, March 5, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-03-05
2008.28.2.201
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thumbnail Barge IMPERIAL ashore near Barnegat, NJ, April 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-04
2008.28.2.206
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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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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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thumbnail Salvage vessels alongside sunken floating grain elevator CERES, Jersey Flats, NJ, August 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-08
2008.28.2.239
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thumbnail Crew of steamship PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT, 1926
photograph
1926
2000.118.1
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thumbnail Charred blocks and rope from steamboat TREMONT
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1904-02-08
1964.660.498
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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 Tug WM. E. CHAPMAN at work over wreck
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.72
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thumbnail S.S. PRINZESS IRENE, starboard view, ashore at Fire Island Beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-06
1964.660.593
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thumbnail S.S. MAIN, deck view, after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.104
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thumbnail Sunken scow in Harlem River at 207 St. Bridge, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-06
1964.660.650
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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 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 Steamer POUGHKEEPSIE ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1901-03
1964.660.145
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer JOHN SYLVESTER with steam derrick COMMISSIONER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-08-04
1964.660.728
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Schooner WILLIAM BOARDMAN, ashore, South Wellfleet, Massachusetts, 1891
photograph
1891
1976.1.171.55
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA ashore off Long Island, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-03-01
1964.660.220
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thumbnail Sinking 3-masted schooner
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.222
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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 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 Raising sunken schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.361
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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 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 Salvage of sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1129
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thumbnail S. S. ALLEGHANY, starboard view, sinking at dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.429
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. DUNHOLME, Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.940
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2848
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thumbnail Sunken barges of Neptune Line and Metropolitan Coal Company
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2603
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thumbnail Sunken vessel, HELL GATE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-12
1964.660.2607
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thumbnail Sunken vessel, HELL GATE
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-12
1964.660.2609
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thumbnail S.S. METAPAN in dry dock, damaged bow
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1914-10
1964.660.1293
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thumbnail Sunken barge VIGILANT
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1296
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thumbnail Sunken gravel barge under bridge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2901
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thumbnail Damage to S. S. WEST CALUMB, bow view, with lighter COMMISSIONER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1919-01-01
1964.660.2619
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thumbnail Damage to S.S. WEST CALUMB, in dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1919-01-01
1964.660.2622
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thumbnail Power work launch of New York, damaged, starboard view, side caved in
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2682
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thumbnail View of starboard side of unidentified sunken steamship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1396
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thumbnail Capsized vessel, possibly in sunken floating dry dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2710
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thumbnail Sunken steamboat GENERAL McCALLUM, port view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1441
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thumbnail Copy photograph, deck view, S.S. JUANITA, aground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3050
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thumbnail Sunken dredge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3056
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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 Unidentified salvage operation, capsized vessel at dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3155
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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 Bow view, sunken lighter RUDOLPH BROTHERS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1776
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thumbnail Raising steamship SAGUA, stern view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1782
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thumbnail Starboard view of S.S. SARATOGA, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1861
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thumbnail Starboard view of tugboat EDWIN TERRY, capsized
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1891
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thumbnail Port view of unidentified steamship aground near beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2001
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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 Capsized steamship ST. PAUL, April 26, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-04-26
1964.660.2055
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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 Capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918
1964.660.2061
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL, June 28, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-28
1964.660.2068
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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 of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2094
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thumbnail Sunken Moran tugboat; floating derrick CAPITOL at right
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2251
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thumbnail Steamboat SARATOGA wrecked in Hudson River
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.5025
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thumbnail Salvage vessels assisting ferry NORTHFIELD sunk at Pier 10, East River, New York, NY, by collision with ferry MAUCH CHUNK, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.339
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thumbnail Derricks raising coal elevator CLARK NO. 2 capsized and sunk off Shooters Island, Staten Island, NY, June 24, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-24
2008.28.4.359
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thumbnail Steamship FLORIDA in dry dock after collision with steamship REPUBLIC in fog off Nantucket, MA, 1908
newspaper? print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1909
2008.28.10.575
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thumbnail Schooner JOS. I. THOMPSON on the rocks near New Rochelle, NY, July 24, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-24
2008.28.4.370
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thumbnail Ship FLOTTBEK ashore at Long Branch, NJ, November 23, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-11-23
2008.28.4.393
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thumbnail Steamer NORUMBEGA aground at Clark's Point, Southwest Harbor, Maine, August 1912
real photo postcard
1912-08
2014.49.9346
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thumbnail Steamship SAALE deck view, looking aft, after pier fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.116
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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 Ship L. SCHEPP stranded off Long Beach, Long Island, NY, February 3, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-03
2008.28.4.428
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thumbnail Two vessels assisting ship L. SCHEPP stranded off Long Beach, Long Island, NY, February 3, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-03
2008.28.4.431
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thumbnail Tugboat Transfer No. 6 in dry dock, after sinking in Harlem River, New York, August 8, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-08
2008.28.1.106
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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 Barkentine PERSIA ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 18, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-18
1964.521.10
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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 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 US Army transport INGALLS capsized on dry dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 14, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.3.170
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner barge LICHTENFELS BROS. sinking, New York Bay, February 22, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-22
2008.28.4.471
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thumbnail Coal schooner P.J. CARLETON, sunk about 6500 feet southwest from Romer Lighthouse, March 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03
2008.28.4.477
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thumbnail Coal schooner P.J. CARLETON, sunk about 6500 feet southwest from Romer Lighthouse, March 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-05
2008.28.4.478
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA aground off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.483
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA aground off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.488
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thumbnail Barney Dumping Boat No. 2 sunk off Atlantic Basin, Brooklyn, NY, probably December, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892
2008.28.1.152
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thumbnail Derricks RELIANCE and EDGAR raising lighter EDWIN BAILEY sunk of Coney Island, NY, April 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-04
2008.28.1.171
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thumbnail New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad car floats stranded on rocks off Bayonne, NJ, March 16, 1906
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1906-03-16
1964.521.132
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising tugboat TRANSFER NO. 3, October 2, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-10-02
1964.521.166
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thumbnail Bark SINDIA ashore at Ocean City, NJ, December 15, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-15
2008.28.3.200
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thumbnail Ship L. SCHEPP stranded off Long Beach, Long Island, February 3, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-03
2008.28.3.207
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thumbnail Ship L. SCHEPP stranded off Long Beach, Long Island, February 3, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-03
2008.28.3.209
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thumbnail Derrick hoisting Central Railroad of New Jersey car lost overboard at drawbridge, Newark Bay, NJ, April 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-04
2008.28.4.516
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thumbnail Lighter HELEN F. ROBBINS with her load of burning cotton, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, December 3, 1891
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1891-12-03
2008.28.1.2
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner WILLIAM H. OLER aground off Eatons Neck, Long Island, NY, November 13, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-11-13
2008.28.1.41
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship H.M. WHITNEY after sinking at Hell Gate, New York, NY, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908
1964.521.193
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thumbnail Steamship CHIPPEWA ashore at Montauk Point, Long Island, NY, June 24, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-06-24
1964.521.196
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thumbnail Tugboat TRANSFER NO. 3 sunk after being hit by steamer BUNKER HILL (not shown), probably New York Bay, October 2, 1907
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-10-02
2008.28.4.585
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thumbnail Raising sunk railroad engine, circa 1910
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1910
2008.28.4.594
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thumbnail German bark DR. SIEGERT capsized at wharf, Brooklyn, NY, July 27, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-07-27
2008.28.1.62
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.78
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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 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 Barge THOMAS L. PARKER sunk off Weehawken, NJ, December 18, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-18
1964.521.46
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thumbnail Railroad car float after collision with steamboat NEW HAMPSHIRE off North 6th Street, Brooklyn, March 12, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-03-12
1964.521.54
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thumbnail Damaged freighter CITY OF NORWALK in dry dock, East River, New York, NY, April 3, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-04-03
2008.28.4.73
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thumbnail Pumping out ferry ANNEX NO Annex. No. 5, grounded on Communipaw Flats, NJ, after Fire of March 31, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-03-31
2008.28.4.85
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thumbnail Tugboat SISTER hoisted off rocks, Santa Cruz, California, circa 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1926
1962.1249.19
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK ashore at Point Pinos, deck view, Monterey County, California, May 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-03 through 1924-05-17
1962.1249.6
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK ashore at Point Pinos, deck view, Monterey County, California, May 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-03 through 1924-05-17
1962.1249.9
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thumbnail Men working to free vessel of Bellingham (WA?) ashore in ice, 1914-1918
real photo postcard, divided back
1914-1918
2014.49.10119
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thumbnail Steamship GATE CITY stranded on beach near Moriches, Long island, NY, circa February 8, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-02-08
2008.28.4.156
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thumbnail Ferry CHICAGO in dry dock at Brooklyn Navy Yard, after collision with steamship AUGUSTA on October 31, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899
2008.28.4.161
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thumbnail Tugboat RANGER alongside steamship SANTA CLARA off California coast, April 14, 1910
real photo postcard, divided back, white border
Freeman Art Co.
1910-04-14
2014.49.10169
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.20
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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 Damage to steamboat CITY of FALL RIVER collision, October 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-10-30
2008.28.4.254
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thumbnail Steamer TALISMAN sunk in East River off mouth of Newtown Creek, NY, salvage vessels in view, January 23, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-01-23
2008.28.4.266
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02-11
2008.28.4.27
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thumbnail U.S. Army Transport RAWLINS sunk after fire at Pier 22, Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-10
2008.28.4.304
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thumbnail Pumping out U.S. Army Transport RAWLINS sunk after fire at Pier 22, Brooklyn, NY, April 10, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-10
2008.28.4.309
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thumbnail Floating derrick COLOSSUS raising tugboat GOV. FLOWER, Clifton, Staten Island, New York, NY, November 12, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-11-12
2008.28.8.589
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting USS DEKALB after fire on board, Spuyten Duyvil, New York, December 16, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-12-16
2008.28.8.607
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thumbnail USS DEKALB after fire on board, Spuyten Duyvil, New York, December 16, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-12-16
2008.28.8.610
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thumbnail USS DEKALB after fire on board, Spuyten Duyvil, New York, December 16, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-12-16
2008.28.8.612
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thumbnail Unidentified wreckage, possibly New York Harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.614
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thumbnail Clyde Line steamship LENAPE sunk at Pier 36, Hudson River, New York City, October 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-10
2008.28.6.100
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thumbnail Steam yacht GLOUCESTER sunk at marine basin, Brooklyn, NY, February 17, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-02-17
2008.28.8.658
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thumbnail Wharf scene, possibly floating derrick, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.66
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising tugboat AUGUSTINE sunk at McWilliams Dry Dock Co., Staten Island, NY, January 30, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01-30
2008.28.8.668
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thumbnail Unidentified structure, probably raised after sinking
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.54
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thumbnail Damaged hull of steamer MAINE aground in Long Island Sound off Execution Light, February 11, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-02-11
2008.28.8.683
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thumbnail Pumping out Munson Line steamship MOCCASIN sunk at Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, March 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-03
2008.28.8.690
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thumbnail Dredge EUGENE sunk at Governors Island, NY, March 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-03
2008.28.8.717
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thumbnail P. Sanford Ross DREDGE NO. 16 capsized at wharf, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1010
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thumbnail Pumping out barge sunk in harbor, probably New York City area, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.755
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thumbnail Steamship MORRO CASTLE ashore at Asbury Park, NJ, September 1934
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Stickeler Photo
1934-09
1964.517.21
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thumbnail Unidentified steamship ashore on the rocks
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.517.22
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising capsized vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.778
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thumbnail Steamship KIA ORA aground off Castle Island, British West Indies, February 24, 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02
2008.28.8.78
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thumbnail Letter dated July 16, 1916, from Charleston Navy Yard (SC), to Merritt-Chapman Wrecking Co. thanking for assistance raising destroyer TERRY
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1916-07-16
2008.28.8.794
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thumbnail Fire damage on dredge WASHINGTON, sunk at Charleston, SC, October 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10
2008.28.8.823
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thumbnail Steamship KERSHAW capsized at wharf, Baltimore, MD, October 15, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10-15
2008.28.8.847
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thumbnail Houseboat? sunk near shore, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.854
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thumbnail Houseboat? sunk near shore, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.855
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMANDER raising steamship KERSHAW capsized at wharf, Baltimore, MD, October 15, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10-15
2008.28.8.859
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thumbnail Unloading cotton bale from rowboat at dock, salvaged from steamship ARGONNE, Morant Cays, Jamaica, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.87
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thumbnail Steamship LA CHAMPAGNE aground at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, NY, May 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-05
1964.520.103
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thumbnail Clyde Line steamship ONEIDA sunk beside Pier 29, East River, New York, NY, next to Brooklyn Bridge, September 21, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-21
1964.520.114
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thumbnail Steamboat CATSKILL raised, after sinking in Hudson River, NY, September 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09
1964.520.118
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thumbnail Tugboat IRA M. HEDGES sunk in icy harbor, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.115
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thumbnail Barge NEW JERSEY (?) sunk at Pier 44 in East River, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.89
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner PINE FOREST? sunk, steamboat alongside, circa 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1897
1964.520.165
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thumbnail Tugboat sunk at Morse Dry Dock, Brooklyn, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.145
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thumbnail View of propeller and rudder of tugboat ERIN in dry dock, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.148
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thumbnail View of propeller and rudder of tugboat ERIN in dry dock, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.150
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thumbnail Norwegian bark SORSTAD, capsized in icy harbor after rammed by tugboat, January 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-01
2008.28.8.164
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thumbnail Deck view of damaged vessel in dry dock, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.182
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thumbnail C.L. Taylor & Co., Dredge No. 1 sunk, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.931
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thumbnail Hudson Tow Boat Co. tugboat HARRY NICHOLS and other vessels at site of vessel sunk near wharf, probably New York, NY, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.954
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thumbnail Tugboat TALISMAN ashore at Arlington, Staten Island, New York, NY, February 8, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-02-08
2008.28.8.963
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thumbnail Wreck of battleship U.S.S. MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898
1964.520.188
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thumbnail Taylor Dredging Corporation dredge righted after capsizing, New York Harbor, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.19
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thumbnail Steamship aground off beach, salvage vessel at left in background, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.211
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thumbnail Steamship HUTTONWOOD off Brooklyn, NY, after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.224
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thumbnail Salvage vessels assisting steamship HUTTONWOOD off Brooklyn, NY, after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.229
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thumbnail Schooner barge E.W. STETSON stranded near Jamesport, Long Island, NY, November 26, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-11-26
1964.520.229
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE and tugboat C.E. EVARTS with steamer JOHN E. MOORE, brought from Romer Shoal after sinking there November 26, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-11-26
1964.520.24
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thumbnail Salvage vessels assisting steamship HUTTONWOOD off Brooklyn, NY, after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.231
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thumbnail Interior view of damaged vessel, probably steamship ST. PAUL or steamship HUTTONWOOD, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.241
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thumbnail Steamship ST. PAUL raised, after sinking at wharf, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.260
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thumbnail Sloop aground off shore, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.292
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thumbnail Stranded barge?, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.294
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMODORE raising steamship ST. PAUL sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, after capsizing on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.282
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.296
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thumbnail Floating derricks, including HENRY SEYMOUR, assisting with raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL June 9, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-06-09
2008.28.8.297
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thumbnail Floating derricks and apparatus for raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, New York, NY, July 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-07-14
2008.28.8.302
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHIEF assisting with raising steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.319
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thumbnail Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10-14
2008.28.8.344
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thumbnail Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10
2008.28.8.359
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thumbnail Pumping out Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10
2008.28.8.364
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thumbnail Deck view of Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10
2008.28.8.375
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thumbnail Steamboat listing to port, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.376
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer CATSKILL sunk in Hudson River, NY, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897
1964.520.96
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thumbnail Steamer EASTLAND capsized, passengers standing on hull, rescued by multiple vessels, Chicago, IL, July 1915
real photo postcard, white border
Ideal Studio (Chicago IL)
1915-07-24
2014.49.10361
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thumbnail Lighter CHAPMAN BROS. and other vessels assisting steamship CITY OF LAHORE, sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, NY, November 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-11
2008.28.8.409
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thumbnail Tugboat FAVORITE lifting ore car from capsized railroad ferry ANN ARBOR NO. 4, Manistique, Michigan, Lake Michigan, 1909
real photo postcard, divided back
1909
2014.49.10431
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thumbnail Vessel assisting Canadian freighter LORD DUFFERIN sunk in New York Harbor, after being rammed by steamship AQUITANIA on February 28, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.432
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thumbnail Raising steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, June 3, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-06-03
2008.28.8.470
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thumbnail Tugboat FAVORITE assisting steamship GEORGE F. BAKER aground on Eagle River Shoals, Michigan, Lake Superior, May 6, 1914
real photo postcard, divided back, white border
1914-05-06
2014.49.10436
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thumbnail Ferry NEWTOWN sunk, probably New York Harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.503
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thumbnail Steamship CAPE COD in dry dock, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.361
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thumbnail 4-Masted schooner ADA TOWER ashore at Fire Island, Long Island, NY, May 23, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-05-23
2008.28.5.369
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF ROCKLAND on the rocks at Dix Island, Kennebec River, Maine, September 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09
2008.28.5.409
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF ROCKLAND on the rocks at Dix Island, Kennebec River, Maine, September 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09
2008.28.5.410
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thumbnail Damage to ferry PHILADELPHIA, September 17, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09-17
2008.28.5.435
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thumbnail Steamship MUNARGO aground, with floating derrick assisting, Nuevitas Harbor, Cuba, November 7, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-11-07
2008.28.5.529
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thumbnail Lighter CONVOY assisting steamship EGREMONT CASTLE sunk on Red Hook Flats, Brooklyn, NY, June 26, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-06-26
2008.28.5.638
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship EGREMONT CASTLE sunk on Red Hook Flats, Brooklyn, NY, June 26, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-06-26
2008.28.5.642
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thumbnail Steamship EDWARD PEIRCE sinking after rammed by steamer MUNDELTA in Boston's outer harbor, September 23, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-09-23
2008.28.5.700
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thumbnail Fire damaged lighter DAYTON (interior view), November 18, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-11-18
2008.28.5.711
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thumbnail Motor yacht VEDETTE sunk at foot of Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, January 22, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-01-22
2008.28.5.750
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thumbnail Steamship JUANITA aground on San Juan Cay, Venezuela, January 10, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-01-10
2008.28.5.764
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thumbnail Dredge EUGENE sunk in Mariners Harbor, Staten Island, NY, February 20, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-02-20
2008.28.5.768
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thumbnail Colonial Line steamship CONCORD sunk in Hell Gate, New York, FRED B. DALZELL and another tugboat along side, April 7, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-06
2008.28.5.102
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thumbnail Wreckage of British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.126
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thumbnail Deck view of damaged oil carrier F.D. ASCHE in dry dock at Robbins Dry Dock, Brooklyn, NY, September 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-09
2008.28.5.13
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thumbnail British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.146
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thumbnail Tugboat CONFIDENCE and lighter SALVOR assisting 4-masted schooner ALICE E. CLARK sunk in Penobscot Bay, near Isleboro, Maine, 1909
real photo postcard, divided back
1909
2014.49.9633
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thumbnail British steamship ANDREE in dry dock after sinking in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.168
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thumbnail Steamer MOHAWK of Boston aground, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.198
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thumbnail Storm damage at Iron Steamboat Company pier, New York, NY, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.22
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMANDANT assisting tugboat BARRENFORK sunk at Norfolk, Virginia, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.253
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thumbnail Damaged steamboat MOHAWK of Boston, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.269
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thumbnail Tanker SWIFTSTAR in dry dock after running aground off Block Island, Rhode Island, October 11, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-10-11 after
2008.28.5.285
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising dredger HELL GATE, circa January 22, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-01-22
2008.28.5.301
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thumbnail Pumping out partially raised dredger HELL GATE, circa January 22, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-01-22
2008.28.5.303
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thumbnail Steamship BUCKLEIGH ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 17, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-03-17
2008.28.5.330
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thumbnail Fall River Line steamer PLYMOUTH aground near Newport, RI, June 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-06
2008.28.2.27
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thumbnail Schooner MARIA LOUISE ashore at Highland Beach, NJ, October 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-10
2008.28.2.66
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thumbnail Damaged barge POTOMAC on Bullman & Brown dry dock, October 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-10
2008.28.2.68
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thumbnail Lighter WM. E. CHAPMAN and sunken vessel, circa 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1894
2008.28.2.77
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Steamer SANKATY ashore off Wilburs Point, Sconticut Neck, near New Bedford, MA, February 21, 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-21
1964.586.1
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thumbnail Steamship LUMEN ashore at Monmouth Beach, NJ, May 5, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-05-05
2008.28.2.121
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thumbnail Schooner ONLY SON sunk, derrick EDGAR alongside, at Long Island City, NY, July 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-07
2008.28.2.141
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thumbnail Derricks MONARCH and RELIANCE with chains to lift sunken dredge FLOOD ROCK, Hell Gate, New York, NY, August 13, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-08-13
2008.28.2.149
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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, 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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thumbnail Barney Dumping Scow #12 in drydock at James Shewan & Sons, Inc., Brooklyn, NY, October 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-10-05
2008.28.2.166
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thumbnail British steamship IRRAWADDY ashore off Asbury Park, NJ, November 9, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-11-09
2008.28.2.171
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thumbnail Steamboat JOHN L. HASBROUCK ashore in ice-filled Hudson River at New Hamburg, NY, March 5, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-03-05
2008.28.2.198
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thumbnail Steamship AILSA sunk after collision in fog, The Narrows, New York Bay, NY, March 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-03
2008.28.2.202
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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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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH carrying floating grain elevator CERES from Jersey City, NJ, to Brooklyn, NY, August 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-08
2008.28.2.223
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thumbnail Steamship TILLIE aground at Fishers Island, NY, July-August 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-07; 1896-08
2008.28.2.234
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thumbnail Tugboat RIDGEWOOD sunk alongside floating derrick RELIANCE, East River, New York, NY, September 4, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-09-04
2008.28.2.237
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thumbnail Steamer ROSEDALE sunk after collision in East River, New York, NY, September 3, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-09-03
2008.28.2.242
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thumbnail Lumber barge GEORGE OLSON aground near Cape Disappointment, Washington
real photo postcard, color, divided back
Photo'Neil
1964-01
2014.49.1762
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thumbnail Tugboat HENRY J. DORNBOS towing tugboat JOHN LEATHEM in heavy seas on Lake Michigan, Grand Haven, Michigan, circa 1905
real photo postcard
Jones, Tom
circa 1905
2014.49.2613
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thumbnail Sunken tug HENRY A. PECK
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1017
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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 Steam yacht VEDETTE, starboard view, partially submerged, stern out of water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1222
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thumbnail Port view of sunken steamer TOURIST of New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1232
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thumbnail Floating derrick righting capsized vessel in harbor
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.477
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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 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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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 Sidewheel steamer PENOBSCOT, starboard view, on mud flat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-06-14
1964.660.661
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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 S.S. CAVOUR stranded at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, January 31, 1902
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-01-31
1964.660.182
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer JOHN SYLVESTER, starboard view, aground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-08-04
1964.660.724
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thumbnail Sidewheel steamer JOHN SYLVESTER, starboard view, aground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-08-04
1964.660.725
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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 S. S. JOSE sunk after fire on Pier 8, East River, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.825
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thumbnail Raising sunken dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-10
1964.660.349
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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 Raising sunken schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.359
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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.
1964.660.401
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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 Raised railroad float
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.405
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thumbnail Tugboat WALTER TRACY, sunken, starboard view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1137
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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 S. S. TURRIALBA ashore off Jersey shore, December 24, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-12-24
1964.660.956
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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 Aft port view of barge WINCECO of Greenport, ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-09-01
1964.660.2558
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thumbnail Starboard view of steamer MOHAWK of Boston, Eastern Steamship Co., wrecked
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2575
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thumbnail Sunken steamer INTERSTATE PARK at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2886
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thumbnail Starboard view of steamer MOHAWK of Boston, Eastern Steamship Co., wrecked
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2578
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thumbnail Sunken barge VIGILANT
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1297
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thumbnail Fire damage to vessels at wharf, sunk steamboat
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2903
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thumbnail Power work launch of New York, damaged, deck view, looking aft
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2684
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thumbnail Damaged hull of DUNHOLME (?) at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1373
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thumbnail Capsized floating derrick, dry dock in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3019
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thumbnail Tug (?) ROBT. L. STEVENS of Rock Plaster Manufacturing Co., sunk, port view, with sand bags, city pier
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2713
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thumbnail Copy photograph, deck view of S.S. JUANITA, looking aft, aground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3049
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thumbnail Copy photograph, starboard view of S.S. JUANITA aground
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3052
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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 Port view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2312
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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, pumping out
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
after 1912
1964.660.2331
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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 Steamship ISLA DE PANAY raised, at pier
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1761
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thumbnail Steamship ISLA DE PANAY, sunk at pier, bow view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1762
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thumbnail Sunken two-masted vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1501
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thumbnail Tugboat GOLDEN RULE alist, floating derricks ROSLYN and CROTON
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1783
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thumbnail Starboard view of unidentified sunken sidewheel steamer
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1792
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thumbnail Ferry HAMILTON sunk, steamship HAVANA at dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1834
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thumbnail Deck of unidentified vessel, awash
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1835
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thumbnail Port stern view of sinking of small steamboat, snow
gelatin glass negative
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.660.1589
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken steamer at dock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1952
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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 Port view of unidentified steamship aground near beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2002
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thumbnail Bow view of unidentified steamship aground near beach
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2003
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL, April 26, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-04-26
1964.660.2048
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL, June 9, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-06-09
1964.660.2072
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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
1964.660.2113
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thumbnail Deck view of sunken barge; Jakobson & Peterson building on shore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2257
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thumbnail Bow view of S.S. LENAPE, aground at Clyde Line Pier 36
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2295
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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 Close-up view of steamship hull damage in drydock
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1655
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thumbnail Port view of U.S.T. SUMNER near Barnegat, New Jersey, aground, December 13,1916
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916-12-13
1964.660.1730
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thumbnail Marine diver descending from ferry NORTHFIELD, sunk at Pier 10, East River, New York, NY, by collision with ferry MAUCH CHUCK, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.329
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thumbnail Steamship OLD DOMINION stranded on rocks off Milton Point, NY, July 6, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-06
2008.28.4.361
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thumbnail Steamship OLD DOMINION stranded on rocks off Milton Point, NY, July 6, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-06
2008.28.4.363
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thumbnail Bark CRIFFEL on fire and sunk at Pier 12, East River, New York, NY, October 9, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-10-09
2008.28.4.376
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thumbnail Ferry COLLEGE POINT wrecked near North Brother Island, Bronx, New York, December 13, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-13
2008.28.4.399
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thumbnail Raising bark LA ESCOCOESA sunk off Robbins Reef Light, NJ, March 23, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-03
2008.28.4.41
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thumbnail Schooner yacht VALKYRIE ashore near Stepping Stones Light (NY) February 20, 1893
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-02-20
2008.28.3.1
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thumbnail Schooner NATHANIEL T. PALMER, deck view, stranded at Beach Haven, NJ, March 11, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-11
2008.28.3.142
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.44
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE raising tugboat BRAZOS, burned and sunk at Oyster Bay, NY, September 29, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-29
2008.28.1.120
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thumbnail New iron float bridge sunk at Long Island City, Queens, NY, November 11, 1905
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1905-11-11
1964.521.112
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thumbnail Steam lighter MARIE after collision, Brooklyn, NY, November 27, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-11-27
1964.521.113
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thumbnail Schooner MOLA ashore off Chadwick, NJ, April 20, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-04-20
2008.28.3.158
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thumbnail Steamship OLD DOMINION stranded on rocks off Milton Point, NY, July 6, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-06
2008.28.3.176
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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 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 3-Masted schooner barge LICHTENFELS BROS. sinking, New York Bay, February 22, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-22
2008.28.4.472
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE hoisting drowned cattle from sunk railroad car, Queens, NY, circa 1895
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1895
2008.28.1.14
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thumbnail Ferry F.P. JAMES sunk at Hallett's Cove, Astoria, Queens, NY, March 30, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-03-30
2008.28.1.161
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thumbnail Unidentified schooner stranded on shore, circa 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1893
2008.28.1.168
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thumbnail Derricks RELIANCE and EDGAR raising lighter EDWIN BAILEY sunk of Coney Island, NY, April 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-04
2008.28.1.172
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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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thumbnail Wrecking steamer RESCUE towing steamer FRI, November 8, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-11-08
1964.521.17
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thumbnail Bark SINDIA, deck view, ashore at Ocean City, NJ, December 15, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-15
2008.28.3.202
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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 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 Unidentified steamboat aground, lighter WM. E. CHAPMAN and another tugboat assisting, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.546
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thumbnail Steamship LA CHAMPAGNE aground at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, NY, May 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-05-08
2008.28.1.201
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thumbnail Ocean liner UNITED STATES sunk in channel near Sandy Hook, NJ, April 16, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-04-16
1964.521.178
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thumbnail Derrick WILL after collision alongside submerged steamship H.M. WHITNEY, Hell Gate, New York, NY, June 28, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-06-28
1964.521.183
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thumbnail Tugboat ED. ANNAN after fire above Spuyten Duyvil, NY, March 25, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-03-25
1964.521.184
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thumbnail Damage to hull of steamship H.M. WHITNEY, sunk at Hell Gate, New York, NY, May 23, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-03-23
1964.521.189
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thumbnail Steamship CHIPPEWA ashore at Montauk Point, Long Island, NY, June 24, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-06-24
1964.521.198
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thumbnail Dredge DAMON ashore at 49th Street, Brooklyn, NY, December 6, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-06
1964.521.33
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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 Barge INDEPENDENT stranded near Riverhead, Long Island, NY, November 26, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898-11-26
2008.28.3.77
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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 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 Floating derrick MONARCH assisting steam yacht LUCILLE stranded on Governors Island, NY, July 3, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-07-03
2008.28.4.561
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thumbnail Tugboat and floating derrick CENTURY at unidentified salvage operation at wharf; circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.562
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thumbnail German bark DR. SIEGERT capsized at wharf, Brooklyn, NY, July 27, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-07-27
2008.28.1.66
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thumbnail Steamer CEPHEUS sunk off Coney Island, NY, August 12, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-12
2008.28.1.80
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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
2008.28.1.93
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thumbnail Canal boat S.L. CLARK sunk at Cold Spring, NY, December 5, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-05
1964.521.37
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thumbnail Canal boat S.L. CLARK sunk at Cold Spring, NY, December 5, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-05
1964.521.39
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thumbnail Barge THOMAS L. PARKER sunk off Weehawken, NJ, December 18, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-18
1964.521.48
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thumbnail Ship CHAS. S. WHITNEY ashore on Execution Rocks, Long Island Sound, NY, August 23, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-08-23
1964.521.75
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02-11
2008.28.4.8
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thumbnail Steamer ERASTUS CORNING sunk off Cobb Island, Long Island Sound, December 24, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-12-24
1964.521.81
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thumbnail Steamer ERASTUS CORNING sunk off Cobb Island, Long Island Sound, December 24, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-12-24
1964.521.82
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thumbnail Scow BEATRICE overturned at 97th Street, New York, May 28, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-05-28
1964.521.90
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thumbnail Shell Oil barge MARTINEZ sunk at Raccoon Straits, San Francisco Bay, California, May, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.127
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thumbnail Shell Oil barge MARTINEZ sunk at Raccoon Straits, San Francisco Bay, California, May, 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1926-05
1962.1249.136
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thumbnail Tanker TAMIAHUA ashore at Pigeon Point, California, 1930
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1930
1962.1249.33
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thumbnail USN Destroyers CHAUNCEY and WOODBURY wrecked near Santa Barbara, California, September 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09
1962.1249.72
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Tugboat BALLEW aground on Hawes Shoal near Vineyard Haven, MA, August 20, 1919
gelatin silver print
H.A. Dickerman & Son
1919-08-20
1964.591.1
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thumbnail U.S. Engineers Department tugboat IONIAN assisting motor ship ISONZO sunk at Port Arthur, TX, 1924
real photo postcard, white border
1924
2014.49.10108
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thumbnail Coal barge POCAHONTAS stranded on Roamer Shoal, New York Bay, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899
2008.28.4.118
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising unidentified steam yacht, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.125
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thumbnail Tugboat KLIHYAM (bt 1908) and US Life-Saving Service lifeboat, Bandon, OR, circa 1917-1930
real photo postcard, white border
1908-1924
2014.49.10177
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thumbnail Pumping out Mallory Line steamship LEONA sunk at Pier 20, East River, New York, October 19, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-19
2008.28.4.168
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thumbnail Steam yacht WANDA capsized at Crane's Dry Dock, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, October 25, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-10-25
2008.28.4.172
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thumbnail Steamship GATE CITY, breaking up near Moriches, NY, February, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-02
2008.28.4.202
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thumbnail Steamship GATE CITY on beach near Moriches, NY, February, 1900
gelatin silver print of photograph
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-02-8
2008.28.4.203
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thumbnail Wharf scene, probably after a fire, damaged square rigged vessel in background, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.204
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thumbnail Derrick hoisting vessel's smoke stack, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.207
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thumbnail Tugboat JOHN K. COWEN assisted by floating derrick MONARCH, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
after 1900
2008.28.4.250
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thumbnail Tugboats INTREPID and FEARLESS assisting US Army Transport LOGAN, Honolulu, Hawaii, 1909
real photo postcard, hand-colored, divided back
1909
2014.49.10279
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thumbnail Tugboat FEARLESS assisting US Transport vessel LOGAN aground in Honolulu harbor, 1909; British protected cruiser HMS CAMBRIAN at left
real photo postcard, hand-colored, divided back
1909
2014.49.10280
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thumbnail Lighter HENRY SEYMOUR, steamer I.J. MERRITT and unidentified tugboats and derricks in salvage operation, circa 1900.
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.267
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thumbnail 5-Masted schooner NATHANIEL T. PALMER stranded at Beach Haven, NJ, March 11, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-11
2008.28.4.286
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thumbnail Steamboat POUGHKEEPSIE assisted by derrick MONARCH and lighter RAYMOND after running ashore, Hudson River, Stony Point, NY, March 21, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.4.290
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thumbnail Tugboat UNITY towing steamboat POUGHKEEPSIE, after running aground in Hudson River March 21, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.4.293
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH assisting steamboat POUGHKEEPSIE, after running aground in Hudson River March 21, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.4.294
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thumbnail British steamship GAELIC PRINCE, October 10, 1919, after rammed by US Army Transport ANTIGONE in Ambrose Channel
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-10-10
2008.28.8.544
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thumbnail Steamship off coast, possibly stranded, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.548
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising dredge LEHIGH sunk at Perth Amboy, NJ, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.567
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising dredge LEHIGH sunk at Perth Amboy, NJ, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.568
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thumbnail Pumping out ferry? sunk in harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.571
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thumbnail Old Dominion lighter #39 sunk in Hudson River at 35th Street, New York, NY, November 10, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-11-10
2008.28.8.586
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thumbnail Floating derrick CONCORD assisting steamship TARANTIA, probably New York, NY, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.599
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thumbnail Lighter CASCADE assisting unidentified steamship, probably New York harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.618
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thumbnail Vessel sunk in icy harbor, probably New York harbor, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.623
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thumbnail American steamship ST. LOUIS sunk at W. & A. Fletcher Company dry dock, Hoboken, NJ, January 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01
2008.28.8.632
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thumbnail Pumping out machinery? on American steamship ST. LOUIS sunk at W. & A. Fletcher Company dry dock, Hoboken, NJ, January 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01
2008.28.8.649
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thumbnail Steamship? GLENDOIA? of New York, aground
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.64
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thumbnail Clyde Line steamship LENAPE sunk at Pier 36, Hudson River, New York City, October 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-10
2008.28.6.98
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thumbnail Steamer MAINE aground in Long Island Sound off Execution Light, February 11, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-02-11
2008.28.8.680
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thumbnail Munson Line steamship MOCCASIN sunk at Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, March 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-03
2008.28.8.689
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship SARATOGA, probably at Morse Dry Dock and Repair Company, Brooklyn, NY, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.70
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship SARATOGA, probably at Morse Dry Dock and Repair Company, Brooklyn, NY, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.71
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thumbnail Dredge EUGENE sunk at Governors Island, NY, March 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-03
2008.28.8.718
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thumbnail Barge HARVEST QUEEN sunk at barge office, New York, NY, April 6, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-04-06
2008.28.8.721
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thumbnail P. Sanford Ross DREDGE NO. 16 capsized at wharf, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1011
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thumbnail Barge aground at beach, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.735
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thumbnail Steamship KRISTIANIAFJORD wrecked near Cape Race, Newfoundland, June 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-06
2008.28.8.75
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thumbnail Below decks on damaged vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.762
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thumbnail Unidentified steamship partially sunk
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.517.26
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thumbnail Motorship MAGDALENA ashore on Klein Curacao (Little Curacao), Netherlands Antilles, February 1934 (refloated May 28, 1934)
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1934-02
1964.517.3
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thumbnail Steamship KIA ORA aground off Castle Island, British West Indies, February-March 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-24
2008.28.8.80
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thumbnail C.L. Taylor & Co., Dredge No. 1 sunk, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.818
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thumbnail Steamship CRISFIELD aground, July 18, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-07-18
2008.28.8.1100
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thumbnail Tugboat IRA M. HEDGES sunk in icy harbor, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.113
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thumbnail Tugboat VIKING sunk at wharf, probably New York, NY, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1130
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thumbnail Salvage vessel RELIEF at dock with bales of cotton on deck, probably involved with salvage of steamship ARGONNE, Morant Cays, Jamaica, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.86
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thumbnail Men on deck of steamship KERSHAW partially raised after capsizing at wharf, Baltimore, MD, October 15, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10-15
2008.28.8.862
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thumbnail Barge NEW JERSEY (?) sunk at Pier 44 in East River, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.90
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thumbnail Barge? CRAB alongside steamship listing at dock, probably New York, NY, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.917
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thumbnail Equipment, probably on board barge? CRAB, probably New York, NY, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.919
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thumbnail Diagram, probably for system for raising sunk vessel, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.140
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thumbnail Norwegian bark SORSTAD, listing in icy water at wharf, probably after being raised after rammed by tugboat, January 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-01
2008.28.8.158
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thumbnail Norwegian bark SORSTAD sunk in icy harbor after rammed by tugboat, January 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-01
2008.28.8.166
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thumbnail Floating derrick CHIEF assisting steamer CHELSEA sunk in icy water, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.169
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thumbnail Derelict barges at New York Dock Company, Brooklyn, NY, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.173
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thumbnail Men examining derelict barges at New York Dock Company, Brooklyn, NY, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.174
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thumbnail British barkentine CULDOON stranded on Nantucket, MA, March 23, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-03-23
1964.520.180
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thumbnail Steamer HERMAN WINTER sunk at Pier 11, Hudson River, New York, NY, October 21, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-10-21
1964.520.2
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thumbnail Vessel stranded, possibly off Long Island, NY; 8 men on beach, possibly lifesaving crew, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.203
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thumbnail Lighter EUGENE C. capsized at Canal Street, Stapleton, Staten Island, New York, NY, February 27, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-02-27
2008.28.8.194
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation in harbor, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.207
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thumbnail Lighters HENRY SEYMOUR, RESOLUTE and SAXON assisting steamship HUTTONWOOD off Brooklyn, NY, after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.221
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thumbnail Unidentified sunk vessel, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.981
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thumbnail Ship TROOP stranded on beach near Forge River Lifesaving Station, Long Island, NY, May 24, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-05-24
1964.520.226
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thumbnail Interior view of damaged vessel, probably steamship ST. PAUL or steamship HUTTONWOOD, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.232
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thumbnail Pumping out sunk troop ship SARATOGA, probably at Morse Dry Dock and Repair Company, Brooklyn, NY, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.24
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thumbnail Vessel sunk off shore, winter, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.293
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thumbnail Steamer HERMAN WINTER sunk at Pier 11, Hudson River, New York, NY, October 21, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-10-21
1964.520.3
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thumbnail Apparatus for raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.313
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thumbnail Tugboat GEORGE L. GARLICK in chains of floating derrick RELIANCE after being ashore on Rockaway, Long Island, NY, May 25, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-05
1964.520.59
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thumbnail Tugboat GEORGE L. GARLICK in dry dock at Downing & Lawrence, Brooklyn, NY, May 27, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-05-27
1964.520.63
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner CARRIE T. BELANO ashore on Romer Shoal (NJ-NY), July 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-07
1964.520.65
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising sunk vessel, probably steamship AILSA, circa 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1897
1964.520.69
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thumbnail Tugboat? assisting sunk 3-masted schooner, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
1964.520.80
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thumbnail Pumping out American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.330
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMONWEALTH assisting at raising steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.337
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thumbnail Steamboat listing to port, rescue vessel at stern, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.377
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thumbnail Wreck of battleship U.S.S. MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898
1964.520.91
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thumbnail Floating derricks assisting steamship CITY OF LAHORE, sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, NY, November 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-11
2008.28.8.385
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thumbnail Lighter CHAPMAN BROS. and other vessels assisting steamship CITY OF LAHORE, sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, NY, November 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-11
2008.28.8.408
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thumbnail Lighter CHAPMAN BROS. and other vessels assisting steamship CITY OF LAHORE, sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, NY, November 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-11
2008.28.8.410
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thumbnail Steamship CITY OF LAHORE, sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, NY, November 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-11
2008.28.8.411
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thumbnail Steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, February, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.420
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thumbnail Steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, February, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.426
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thumbnail Unloading cargo ship WAUBESA in New York Harbor, after collision with ferry boats QUEENS and MAYOR GAYNOR in fog on March 17, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-03
2008.28.8.441
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thumbnail Floating derricks assisting vessel, possibly freighter LORD DUFFERIN sunk in New York Harbor, after rammed by AQUITANIA on February 28, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.471
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thumbnail Vessels assisting US troop ship GRAF WALDERSEE aground off Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY, November 1905
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1905-11
2008.28.8.495
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thumbnail Vessel capsized at dock (or at floating dry dock), circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.382
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thumbnail Sunken garbage barge, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.389
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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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thumbnail Floating derrick CAPITOL beside sunken wreck, wharf buildings in background, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.418
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thumbnail Floating derrick and destroyer in at wharf, possibly after U.S. destroyers ran aground off Santa Barbara, California, September 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09-09
2008.28.5.451
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thumbnail Lighter CONVOY and barge EDWARD A. MECKEL with sunk vessel, probably 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923
2008.28.5.510
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thumbnail Lighter CONVOY with sunk vessel, probably 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923
2008.28.5.513
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thumbnail Steamship MUNARGO aground, Nuevitas Harbor, Cuba, November 7, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-11-07
2008.28.5.521
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thumbnail Steamship MUNARGO aground, barge alongside, Nuevitas Harbor, Cuba, November 7, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-11-07
2008.28.5.522
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thumbnail Protected cruiser TACOMA (deck view) wrecked off Veracruz, Mexico, January 16, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-01-16
2008.28.5.534
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thumbnail Steamship ANAHUAC stranded on beach at Bellport, Long Island, NY, April 10, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04-10
2008.28.5.601
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thumbnail Steamers GRAND REPUBLIC, HIGHLANDER, and NASSAU burned and sunk at pier in Hudson River, New York, April 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04
2008.28.5.612
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK on the rocks, Monterey Bay, California, May 4, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-04
2008.28.5.631
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thumbnail Floating derrick CORPORAL (or CORPORATION) sunk at dry dock, Clinton Street, Brooklyn, NY, May 23, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-23
2008.28.5.637
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thumbnail Barge sunk at wharf, August 9, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-08-09
2008.28.5.65
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thumbnail Floating derrick capsized next to dry dock, circa 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1924
2008.28.5.656
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thumbnail Barge sunk at wharf, September 10, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-09-10
2008.28.5.69
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thumbnail Raising dredge sunk at Stony Brook (NY?), August 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-08
2008.28.5.690
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thumbnail Derrick CENTURY raising motor yacht VEDETTE sunk at foot of Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY, January 22, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-01-22
2008.28.5.754
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thumbnail Tugboat O'BRIEN sunk in harbor, probably New York, NY, circa 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1925
2008.28.5.790
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thumbnail Floating derricks CAPITOL and MONARCH assisting floating grain elevator CERES burned and sunk at Brooklyn, NY, April 22, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-22
2008.28.5.105A
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thumbnail Floating derricks CAPITOL and MONARCH assisting floating grain elevator CERES burned and sunk at Brooklyn, NY, April 22, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-22
2008.28.5.108A
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thumbnail Damaged British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.121
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thumbnail British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.144
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thumbnail Salvage vessels assisting British steamship ANDREE sunk in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.154
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thumbnail Pumping out freighter CAROLYN at Snow Marine Co. dock, Rockland, Maine, August, 1912
real photo postcard, divided back
1912-08
2014.49.9647
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thumbnail Twisted metal and lumber, possibly from British steamship ANDREE after sinking in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.170
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thumbnail Damaged barge EUREKA, Brooklyn, NY, July 12, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-07-12
2008.28.5.180
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thumbnail Floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH raising steamboat G.F. BRADY sunk in Hudson River off Alpine, NJ, November 29, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-11-29
2008.28.5.258
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thumbnail New Jersey Central Railroad tugboat sunk in ice at dock, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.310
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thumbnail Steamship MAYARI ashore at Hart Island, Bronx, NY, February 25, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-02-25
2008.28.5.318
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thumbnail Steamship MAYARI ashore at Hart Island, Bronx, NY, February 25, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-02-25
2008.28.5.319
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising submarine S-48 sunk during builder's trials, off Penfield Reef, Fairfield County, CT, Long Island Sound, December 7, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-12-07
2008.28.5.32
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thumbnail Floating derrick, probably at site of steamship BUCKLEIGH ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 24, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-03-24
2008.28.5.352
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thumbnail Fall River Line steamer PLYMOUTH aground near Newport, RI, June 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-06
2008.28.2.24
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thumbnail Schooner VIOLA ashore at Matinecock Point, Long Island, NY, December 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-12
2008.28.2.85
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thumbnail Schooner VIOLA ashore at Matinecock Point, Long Island, NY, December 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-12
2008.28.2.89
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thumbnail Derrick MORSE alongside schooner PHIL SHERIDAN at Sands Point, Long Island Sound, NY, December 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-12
2008.28.2.97
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Diver Swanson inspecting hull of steamer SANKATY, February 22, 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-02-22
1964.585.6
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thumbnail Steamer CONTINENTAL ashore at Ward's Island, East River, New York, NY, April 14, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-04-14
2008.28.2.115
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thumbnail Steamer CONTINENTAL ashore at Ward's Island, East River, New York, NY, April 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-04-15
2008.28.2.118
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thumbnail British 4-masted bark CARNIEHILL after fire, derrick RELIANCE alongside, in New York Bay off Governors Island, August 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-08
2008.28.2.137
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thumbnail Schooner ONLY SON sunk, derrick EDGAR alongside, at Long Island City, NY, July 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-07
2008.28.2.140
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thumbnail Steamer ISABEL ashore, with salvage vessels, at Branford, Connecticut, August 5, 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-08-05
2008.28.2.145
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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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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE hoisting sunken barge IOWA, Newtown Creek, New York, NY, September 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-09
2008.28.2.161
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thumbnail Ship J.B. WALKER ashore at Governor's Island, New York, NY, February 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-02
2008.28.2.181
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thumbnail Four lifesaving crew members launching surfboat, Shinnecock Bay, Long Island, NY, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896
2008.28.2.212
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thumbnail Central Railroad of New Jersey barge #8 ashore near Shinnecock, Long Island, NY, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.2.226
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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 Sunken tug OWASCO, bow view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1905-02-16
1964.660.509
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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 Taylor Dredging Co. scow ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-23
1964.660.600
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising B&O lighter POTOMAC
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1910-04-26
1964.660.602
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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 S.S. SAALE deck view, looking aft, after pier fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.98
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thumbnail Ferry PLAINFIELD burned and sunk off Ellis Island, September 14, 1900
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.127
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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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Three-masted ship ashore, possibly at Long Branch, NJ
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.170
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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 Barge LICHTENFELS BROS sunk on Flynn's Knoll, NY Harbor, February 22, 1902
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-02-22
1964.660.199
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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.
1964.660.232
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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 Tug JOHN A. HUGHES ashore at Lloyds Neck, Long Island, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-11-26
1964.660.284
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thumbnail Three-masted vessel aground in area of Lloyds Neck, Long Island, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-11-26
1964.660.289
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4-Masted schooner ADA TOWER, aground
photograph
1976.1.173.1
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thumbnail Tug OSCEOLA, stranded, with floating derrick and tug WM. E. CHAPMAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.305
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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 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 sunken vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-02-28
1964.660.823
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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 Pumping out schooner barge THOMAS L. PARKER
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-18
1964.660.373
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Bow view from beach of bark BAYARD ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1903-10-11; 1903-02-09
1964.660.384
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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 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 Steam yacht aground, stern view, tugs
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.459
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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
1964.660.918
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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 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 Wreckage of S.S. DUNHOLME, sunk at Bayonne, New Jersey
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.945
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thumbnail S. S. TURRIALBA ashore off New Jersey coast, December 24, 1912
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-12-24
1964.660.958
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thumbnail Damaged launch CRUISER, bow view, tug COLUMBIA in back
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2806
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thumbnail Starboard view of barge WINCECO of Greenport, ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-09-01
1964.660.2554
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thumbnail Sunken barge SMYRNA and barge MYRA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1267
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thumbnail Sunken steamer INTERSTATE PARK at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2887
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thumbnail Port view of steamer MOHAWK of Boston, Eastern Steamship Co., wrecked
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2577
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken vessel at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Schaefer, Chas. & Son
1964.660.1320
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thumbnail View of damaged bow of S.S. WEST CALUMB
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1919-01-01
1964.660.2620
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thumbnail Power work launch of New York, damaged, deck view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2685
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thumbnail Sunken steamboat GENERAL McCALLUM, bow view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1439
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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 Unidentified salvage operation, sunken and damaged vessels at wharf
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3198
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thumbnail Copy photograph, probably S.S. JUANITA aground, view from deck
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3267
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thumbnail Stern view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2304
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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 Capsized railroad barge No. 4
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1750
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thumbnail Bow view, from above, of steamship ISLA DE PANAY sunk at pier, barge CASCADE at rear
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1759
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thumbnail Sunken steamer CITY OF STAMFORD
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1766
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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 Tug TALISMAN sunk at dock, port view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2442
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thumbnail Small steamboat sunk, snow on decks and on shore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1580
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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 Port view of sinking of small steamboat
gelatin glass negative
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.660.1587
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thumbnail Hoisting damaged vessel on derrick
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2524
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thumbnail US Custome Service Reference Endorsement, Sept. 13, 1920, re: PORT PHILLIP wrecked in NY harbor
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1920-09-13
1964.660.3333
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thumbnail View of damaged hull of unidentified vessel in dry dock, December 4, 1917
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1917-12-04
1964.660.1990
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thumbnail Wharf wreckage and damaged vessels
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3373
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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 of capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2102
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thumbnail Pumping out S.S. BERMUDEZ of Philadelphia
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2150
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thumbnail "EASTLAND DISASTER-CHICAGO, JULY 24, -8A.M."
photographic postcard
Ideal
circa 1915
2014.49.180
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thumbnail Two tugboats aground and capsized
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2224
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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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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 Steamship OLD DOMINION stranded on rocks off Milton Point, NY, July 6, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-24
2008.28.4.362
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thumbnail Ship FLOTTBEK ashore at Long Branch, NJ, November 23, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-11-23
2008.28.4.392
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thumbnail Tugboat TRANSFER NO. 8 sunk, floating derrick MONARCH at right, circa 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1901
2008.28.4.396
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE lifting N.Y., N.H. & H. Railroad cars from railroad car float which ran ashore at Oak Point, NY, January 26, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-01-26
2008.28.4.408
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thumbnail New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad car float No. 36 which ran ashore at Oak Point, NY, January 26, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-01-26
2008.28.4.410
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photograph album composed of ledger pages
photograph album
Merritt & Chapman
1875 -1933
2008.28.10
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thumbnail Derrick MONARCH raising a barge, circa 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.3.101
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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
2008.28.3.120
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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 Pumping out vessel, possibly steamship AGNES, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.414
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thumbnail Lighter HUSTLER floating steamer EMELINE ashore, Catskill Creek, NY, October 10, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-10-10
2008.28.1.136
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thumbnail Lighter HUSTLER alongside EMELINE ashore, Catskill Creek, NY, October 5, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-10-5
2008.28.1.139
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thumbnail Barge P.J. CARLETON sunk on Flynn's Knoll, NY Bay, March 5, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-05
1964.521.1
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thumbnail Steamship GLEN ISLAND burned and sunk at Matinecock Point, Long Island, NY, December 18, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-12-18
1964.521.116
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thumbnail Lehigh Valley Railroad tugboat OWASCO sunk at Morris Canal Basin, NJ, February 2, 1905
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1905-02-16
1964.521.122
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thumbnail US Army Transport McPHERSON at Matanzas, Cuba, February-July, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-02 to 1901-07
2008.28.3.162
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thumbnail Schooner JOS. I. THOMPSON on rocks near New Rochelle, NY, July 24, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-24
2008.28.3.182
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thumbnail Coal barges RINGLEADER and P.J. CARLETON sunk on Flynn's Knoll, New York Bay, March 5, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-05
2008.28.4.480
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thumbnail Barkentine PERSIA ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, New York, March 18, 190
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-18
2008.28.4.493
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thumbnail Deck view, probably British steamship ACARA aground off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.495
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thumbnail About 18 men with machinery in flooded area, possibly showing damage after fire at Hoboken, NJ, March 19, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-09
2008.28.4.503
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thumbnail Steamer EMELINE ashore, Catskill Creek, NY, October 5, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-10-05
2008.28.1.144
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thumbnail Ferry F.P. JAMES after being landed on flats at Riker's Island, NY, probably April 7, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-04-07
2008.28.1.174
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thumbnail Steamship WESTOVER stranded at Execution Rocks, Long Island, NY, December 24, 1905
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1905-12-24
1964.521.129
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thumbnail Tugboat C.F. ROE sunk at Flushing Creek, NY, December 13, 1905
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1905-12-13
1964.521.130
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thumbnail Steamship BODO ashore at Gilgo Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 20, 1906
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1906-03-20
1964.521.135
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thumbnail Ferry BALTIMORE sunk at foot of Desbrosses Street, New York, NY, May 16, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-05-16
1964.521.136
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thumbnail Tugboat EDGAR F. LUCKENBACH sunk off Battery, New York, January 27, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-01-27
1964.521.156
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thumbnail Ferry UNION after fire, at foot of Catherine Street, New York, NY, March 31, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-03-31
1964.521.162
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thumbnail British steamship REGULUS ashore Bellport, NY, November 10[?], 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-11-10
1964.521.164
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thumbnail Barge LICHTENFELS BROS sunk on Flynn's Knoll, NY Harbor, February 22, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-02-22
2008.28.3.219
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thumbnail Steamship LA CHAMPAGNE aground at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, NY, May 1894
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-05-08
2008.28.1.200
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thumbnail Derrick EDGAR pumping sunken tugboat HARVEY W. TEMPLE, East River, New York, NY, March 28, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-03-28
2008.28.1.23
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thumbnail German 4-masted ship PETER RICKMERS ashore at Short Beach, Long Island, NY, May 1, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-05-01
1964.521.179
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thumbnail Two Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad locomotives on collapsed float bridge, Hoboken, NJ, circa 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1908
1964.521.185
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thumbnail Damage to hull of steamship H.M. WHITNEY after sinking at Hell Gate, New York, NY, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908
1964.521.194
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thumbnail Wreck of USS MAINE, Havana, Cuba, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Merritt & Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1898
2008.28.3.61
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thumbnail Spanish Cruiser VISCAYA sunk off Santiago, Cuba, July 3, 1898
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-07-03
2008.28.3.71
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thumbnail Floating derricks EDGAR and RELIANCE hoisting ALERT off breakwater, Glen Cove, NY, May 26, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-05-26
2008.28.4.59
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thumbnail German bark DR. SIEGERT capsized at wharf, Brooklyn, NY, July 27, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-07-27
2008.28.1.64
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thumbnail German bark DR. SIEGERT capsized at wharf, Brooklyn, NY, July 27, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-07-27
2008.28.1.65
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thumbnail Dredge HUGHES BROS. & BANGS NO. 2 sunk off 42nd Street Brooklyn, NY, December 10, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-12-10
1964.521.42
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thumbnail Bark OLIVER DE CLISSON stranded at Point Lookout, Long Island, NY, February 9, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-02-09
1964.521.50
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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 Unidentified salvage operation, floating derrick raising barge?, circa 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1897
2008.28.4.86
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thumbnail Derricks lifting Steamboat TREMONT, East River, New York, February 22, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-02-22
1964.521.88
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thumbnail Dredge FINN McCOOL sunk off Brooklyn, NY, April 19, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-04-19
1964.521.92
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thumbnail Schooner ANNIE E. WEBB sunk off Brooklyn, NY, June 25, 1904
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1904-06-25
1964.521.98
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thumbnail US Navy destroyers wrecked at Point Pedernales, California, September 8, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-09-08
1962.1249.121
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thumbnail Tugboat SISTER hoisted off rocks, Santa Cruz, California, circa 1926
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1926
1962.1249.17
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thumbnail Tanker FRANK H. BUCK ashore at Point Pinos, Monterey County, California, May 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-05-03 through 1924-05-17
1962.1249.3
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thumbnail Tanker TAMIAHUA ashore at Pigeon Point, California, 1930
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1930
1962.1249.36
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thumbnail Steamship COLUMBIA partially submerged, September 19, 1931
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1931-09
1962.1249.82
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thumbnail Tugboat, probably JAMES H. CLARK, assisting steamer (BRUNSWICK?) aground, possibly near Tampa, FL, 1904-1918
real photo postcard, divided back, white border
1904-1918
2014.49.10064
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thumbnail Coal barge POCAHONTAS stranded on Roamer Shoal, New York Bay, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899
2008.28.4.119
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thumbnail Steamboat META and unidentified wrecked vessel at Mallory Line pier 20, New York, NY, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.120
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.15
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH assisting sunk steamer SARATOGA, Hudson River at Tivoli, NY, October 13, 1906
real photo postcard, white border
1906-10-13
2014.49.9957
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.2
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thumbnail Tugboat TATOOSH rescuing steam schooner WASHINGTON adrift at mouth of Columbia River, November 1911
real photo postcard, divided back
1911
2014.49.10192
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thumbnail Steamships MAIN and BREMEN and tugboats after pier fire at Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.4.233
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thumbnail Steamboat CITY of FALL RIVER at pier after bow stove in by collision, October 30, 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-10-30
2008.28.4.253
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thumbnail Steamship, possibly aground, snow on shore, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.269
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thumbnail 5- or 6-Masted schooner, possibly aground, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.271
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thumbnail 6-Masted schooner, possibly being towed by tugboat, another tugboat at right, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
2008.28.4.272
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thumbnail Barge TUNNEL RIDGE aground on Cape Cod after a storm, April 4, 1915
real photo postcard, divided back
1915-04-04
2014.49.9492
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thumbnail Dredge LEHIGH sunk at Perth Amboy, NJ, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.558
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising dredge LEHIGH sunk at Perth Amboy, NJ, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.565
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising dredge LEHIGH sunk at Perth Amboy, NJ, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.566
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thumbnail Steam lighter MECHANIC sunk, probably at Black Tom Island, NJ, circa 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1919
2008.28.8.592
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thumbnail USS DEKALB after fire on board, Spuyten Duyvil, New York, December 16, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-12-16
2008.28.8.608
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thumbnail Lighter sunk in Morris Canal, NJ, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.61
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thumbnail Pumping out Clyde Line steamship LENAPE sunk at Pier 36, Hudson River, New York City, October 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-10
2008.28.6.104
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thumbnail Floating derrick CENTURY at site of bridge? accident
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.25
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thumbnail Steamship stranded, deck view
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.43
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thumbnail Stranded vessel on the rocks
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.46
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising unidentified vessel
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
2008.28.6.48
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thumbnail Floating derricks alongside American steamship ST. LOUIS sunk at W. & A. Fletcher Company dry dock, Hoboken, NJ, January 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01
2008.28.8.644
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising Central Railroad of New Jersey steam lighter #27, sunk at Yonkers, NY, January 29, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-01-29
2008.28.8.661
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thumbnail Steamship LAKE DEVAL stranded after running aground in the fog off beach near Southampton, Long Island, NY, March 15, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-03-15
2008.28.8.694
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thumbnail Barge GREENPORT sunk at wharf, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.722
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thumbnail Tugboat EDGAR BAXTER pumping out barge NEW JERSEY sunk at Pier 44 in East River, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.102
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thumbnail Extinguishing fire aboard Norwegian steamship HALLFRIED, Pier 5, Bush Terminal, Brooklyn, NY, April 19, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-04-19
2008.28.8.740
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thumbnail Below decks on damaged vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.761
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thumbnail Raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL June 16, 1918, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-04-25
1964.517.10
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thumbnail Steamship CANADIAN RAIDER of Montreal ashore on rocks
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.517.17
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thumbnail Unidentified shipwreck
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1964.517.18
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH with another derrick and tugboat, probably assisting sunk vessel, New York Harbor, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1066
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thumbnail Floating derricks raising capsized vessel, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.777
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thumbnail Tanker JOHN D. ROCKEFELLER at Robins Dry Dock, Brooklyn, NY, 1920, after being aground near Tampico, Mexico, December 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920
2008.28.8.810
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thumbnail Steamship ST. PAUL (probably), sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-04-25
1964.517.8
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thumbnail Steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-04-25
1964.517.9
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thumbnail Steamship CRISFIELD aground, July 18, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-07-18
2008.28.8.1101
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thumbnail Tugboat VIKING sunk at wharf, probably New York, NY, circa 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1921
2008.28.8.1132
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thumbnail Steamship ARGONNE after floating, probably at Morant Cays, Jamaica, July 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-07
2008.28.8.83
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thumbnail Floating derrick COMMANDER raising steamship KERSHAW capsized at wharf, Baltimore, MD, October 15, 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1920-10-15
2008.28.8.843
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thumbnail Steamship LA CHAMPAGNE aground at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn, NY, May 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-05
1964.520.102
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and WILL raising sidewheel steamer CATSKILL sunk in Hudson River, September 15, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-15
1964.520.112
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thumbnail Clyde Line steamship ONEIDA sunk beside Pier 29, East River, New York, NY, next to Brooklyn Bridge, September 21, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09-21
1964.520.117
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thumbnail Steamboat CATSKILL raised, after sinking in Hudson River, NY, September 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-09
1964.520.121
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thumbnail Deck view, probably steamship H.F. DIMOCK sunk in East River, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.122
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thumbnail Steamer THOMAS S. BRENNAN after collision with a sand boat in off 120th Street, East River, New York, NY, October 16, 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-10-16
1964.520.143
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thumbnail Floating derricks MONARCH and RELIANCE raising steamer ULSTER after sinking in Hudson River, near Cornwall, NY, November 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-11
1964.520.152
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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 Pumping out steamship MANCHURIA sunk at Stapleton, Staten Island, New York, June 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1917-06
2008.28.8.14
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thumbnail View of keel of tugboat ERIN in dry dock, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.149
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thumbnail C.L. Taylor & Co., Dredge No. 1 sunk, circa 1920
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1920
2008.28.8.933
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thumbnail Floating derrick assisting steamer ISLANDER ashore at Rikers Island, New York, NY, circa 1917
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1917
2008.28.8.95
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thumbnail Tugboat IMMIGRANT sunk off Ellis Island, New York Bay, January 24, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-01-24
2008.28.8.960
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH raising Morris & Cummings Dredge No. 12 off Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 29, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-06-29
1964.520.217
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thumbnail Steamship SUSQUEHANNA ashore at Barnegat, NJ, March 7, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-03-07
2008.28.8.200
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thumbnail Steamship aground off beach, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.212
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thumbnail Cattle? barge OKLAHOMA aground, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.220
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thumbnail Schooner barge INDEPENDENT stranded near Riverhead, Long Island, NY, November 26, 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1898-11-26
1964.520.230
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thumbnail 3-Masted schooner sunk, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.262
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thumbnail Interior of steamship HUTTONWOOD after explosion in hold on August 6, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-08-06
2008.28.8.234
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH assisting steamship ST. PAUL raised, after sinking at wharf, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.261
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thumbnail Schooner aground off shore, circa 1898
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1898
1964.520.275
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thumbnail 4-Masted schooner GYPSUM EMPEROR of Windsor, Nova Scotia, grounded at Bonnet Point, near Saunderstown, RI, November 23, 1912
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1912-11-23
1964.520.298
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thumbnail Raising Lehigh Valley Railroad sunk grain cars, January 10, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-01-10
1964.520.302
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thumbnail American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.294
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thumbnail Raising American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.322
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thumbnail Ferry HACKENSACK stranded on the rocks at Sunken Meadow, Long Island, February 12, 189
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-02-12
1964.520.35
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thumbnail Barge SATANELLA stranded at Lloyd Neck, NY, Long Island Sound, February 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1897-02
1964.520.42
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thumbnail U.S. Battleship TEXAS sunk at Brooklyn Navy Yard, November 9, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-11-09
1964.520.7
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH hoisting piece of steamship AILSA, circa 1897
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1897
1964.520.72
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thumbnail Rigging detail of sunk 3-masted schooner, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
1964.520.79
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thumbnail Pumping out American Line passenger steamship ST. PAUL, sunk after capsizing at pier in Hudson River, New York, on April 25, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918
2008.28.8.331
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thumbnail Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10-22
2008.28.8.353
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thumbnail Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10-14
2008.28.8.355
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thumbnail Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10-14
2008.28.8.356
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thumbnail Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October 14, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10
2008.28.8.357
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thumbnail Pumping out Army transport steamship AMERICA sunk at Pier 3, Hoboken, NJ, October, 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1918-10
2008.28.8.372
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thumbnail Swamped deck of sunk 3-masted schooner, circa 1900
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1900
1964.520.81
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thumbnail Steamship, sunk, circa 1918
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1918
2008.28.8.393
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thumbnail Steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, February, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.418
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thumbnail Damaged vessel parts on floating derrick, possibly from freighter LORD DUFFERIN sunk in New York Harbor, after rammed by AQUITANIA on February 28, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.458
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thumbnail Vessel in dry dock, possibly Canadian freighter LORD DUFFERIN sunk in New York Harbor, after rammed by AQUITANIA on February 28, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-02
2008.28.8.459
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thumbnail Pumping out steamship SIXAOLA partially capsized at Pier 9, Hoboken, NJ, June 3, 1919
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1919-06-03
2008.28.8.466
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thumbnail 4-Masted schooner ADA TOWER ashore at Fire Island, Long Island, NY, May 23, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-05-23
2008.28.5.368
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thumbnail Steamship J. KELLOGG, sunk, circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.436
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thumbnail Steamship MUNARGO aground, Nuevitas Harbor, Cuba, November 7, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-11-07
2008.28.5.523
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thumbnail Steamship MUNARGO aground, Nuevitas Harbor, Cuba, November 7, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-11-07
2008.28.5.531
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thumbnail Steamship LIBERTY aground, New York Bay, April 3, 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-04-03
2008.28.5.594
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thumbnail Sunk vessel, possibly a naval vessel (battleship?), circa 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1924
2008.28.5.614
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thumbnail Barge sunk at wharf, August 4, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-08-04
2008.28.5.64
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thumbnail Dredge sunk at Stony Brook (NY?), August 1924
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1924-08
2008.28.5.689
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thumbnail Waves breaking over deck of steamship JUANITA aground on San Juan Cay, Venezuela, January 10, 1925
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1925-01-10
2008.28.5.760
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thumbnail Damaged oil carrier F.D. ASCHE in dry dock at Robbins Dry Dock, Brooklyn, NY, September 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-09
2008.28.5.10
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thumbnail Steamer CITY OF BROCKTON aground in Hell Gate, New York, April 6, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-06
2008.28.5.104
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thumbnail Floating derricks CAPITOL and MONARCH assisting floating grain elevator CERES burned and sunk at Brooklyn, NY, April 22, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-22
2008.28.5.104A
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thumbnail 2 Views of machinery, probably associated with steamers CITY OF BROCKTON and CONCORD running aground in Hell Gate, New York, April 6, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-04-06
2008.28.5.108
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thumbnail Damaged oil carrier F.D. ASCHE, view of propeller, in dry dock at Robbins Dry Dock, Brooklyn, NY, September 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-09
2008.28.5.12
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thumbnail Tugboat D.T. SHERIDAN on the rocks on Monhegan Island, Maine, November 5, 1948
real photo postcard, white border
Brackett, Lorimer E.
1948-11-05
2014.49.9639
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thumbnail British steamship ANDREE in dry dock after sinking in Delaware River, May 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-05
2008.28.5.161
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising steamboat G.F. BRADY sunk in Hudson River off Alpine, NJ, November 29, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-11-29
2008.28.5.255
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thumbnail Floating derrick raising steamboat G.F. BRADY sunk in Hudson River off Alpine, NJ, November 29, 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-11-29
2008.28.5.256
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thumbnail Damaged steamboat MOHAWK of Boston, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.270
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thumbnail Damaged steamboat MOHAWK of Boston, circa 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1922
2008.28.5.271
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thumbnail Two men inside hull of damaged oil carrier F.D. ASCHE in dry dock at Robbins Dry Dock, Brooklyn, NY, September 1922
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1922-09
2008.28.5.3
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thumbnail Steamship BUCKLEIGH ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 17, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-03-17
2008.28.5.332
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thumbnail Several men, one wearing diving suit, in vessel, perhaps pumping out vessel; circa 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1923
2008.28.5.341
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thumbnail Steamship BUCKLEIGH ashore at Long Beach, Long Island, NY, March 24, 1923
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1923-03-24
2008.28.5.349
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thumbnail Floating derrick and submarine S-48 after sinking during builder's trials, off Penfield Reef, Fairfield County, CT, Long Island Sound, December 7, 1921
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1921-12-07
2008.28.5.35
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thumbnail Tugboat RICHMOND ashore at Castle Hill, near Newport, RI, February 1907
real photo postcard
1907-02
2014.49.9837
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thumbnail Lighter WM. E. CHAPMAN pumping out steamer CITY OF ATLANTA after fire, Greenpoint, NY, January 18, 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-01-18
2008.28.2.1
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thumbnail Schooner WILD PIGEON, sunk, lower New York Bay, NY, December 23, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-12-23
2008.28.2.4
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thumbnail Yacht MINNETTA sunk in Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, June 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-06-27
2008.28.2.35
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thumbnail Derrick RELIANCE lifting Lackawanna Valley Railroad locomotive after accident, Jersey City, NJ, September 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-09
2008.28.2.46
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thumbnail Schooner PHIL SHERIDAN ashore at Sands Point, Long Island Sound, NY, December 1894
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1894-12
2008.28.2.96
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thumbnail Schooner ONLY SON sunk, derrick EDGAR alongside, at Long Island City, NY, July 1895
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1895-07
2008.28.2.139
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thumbnail Steamship ST. PAUL aground off Long Branch, NJ, January 25, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-01-25
2008.28.2.179
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thumbnail Salvage vessels and steamship GEORGE W. CLYDE off Bay Ridge, Long Island, NY, March 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-03-01; 1896-03-09
2008.28.2.193
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thumbnail Damaged hull of steamship GEORGE W. CLYDE off Bay Ridge, Long Island, NY, March 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-03
2008.28.2.194
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thumbnail Floating derrick MONARCH carrying coal from Manhattan to Hoboken, NJ, circa 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896
2008.28.2.209
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thumbnail Floating derrick RELIANCE raising tugboat AMERICA in East River, New York, NY, June 11, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-06-11
2008.28.2.218
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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 Steamer ROSEDALE sunk after collision in East River, New York, NY, September 3, 1896
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1896-09-04
2008.28.2.243
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woodcut
March 01, 1873
1939.121
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thumbnail Freighter EXCALIBUR
negative
SYLVIA, RICHARD PRATT
June 27, 1950
1991.76.213
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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 Lehigh Valley tugboat SHAWANESE on rocks
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-04-02
1964.660.578
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thumbnail S.S. KAISER WILHELM DER GROSSE being towed from Hoboken, NJ, Pier Fire of June 30, 1900
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1900-06-30
1964.660.96
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thumbnail Prt view of sidewheel steamer CENTRAL HUDSON ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-23
1964.660.644
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thumbnail Starboard view of sidewheel steamer CENTRAL HUDSON ashore
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1911-05-23
1964.660.646
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thumbnail Unidentified steamship in dry dock with broken propeller
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.212
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thumbnail Tug JOHN A. HUGHES ashore at Lloyds Neck, Long Island, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-11-26
1964.660.285
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thumbnail Tug OSCEOLA, starboard view, stranded on breakwater at Piermont, NY
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1902-12-05
1964.660.304
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thumbnail Sunken vessel, two schooners in distance
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.309
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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 Starboard view of sinking tug J. H. WILLIAMS
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1063
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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 Floating derrick RELIANCE raising railroad barge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.421
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thumbnail Raising of S.S. JOSE after fire on Pier 8, East River, New York
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1912-03-13
1964.660.892
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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 Tugboat WALTER TRACY, sunken, port view
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1135
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thumbnail Ice-covered, sunken coastal steamer GRECIAN
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1147
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5-Masted Schooner NANCY ashore
silver print
1976.1.176.1
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thumbnail S. S. ALLEGHANY, starboard view, at dock, sinking
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.430
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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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Starboard view of ship A. G. ROPES, 1887, dismasted
silver print photograph
Wright, Charles Munn
1960.34.7
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thumbnail Sunken barges of Neptune Line and Metropolitan Coal Co.
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2601
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thumbnail Unidentified wreckage at wharf
glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1294
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thumbnail Pumping out vessel HELL GATE, floating derricks CENTURY and MONARCH helping
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1923-02-16
1964.660.2642
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thumbnail Photograph of painting of steamer and sinking 4-masted schooner
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3532
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thumbnail Damaged hull
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3536
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thumbnail Damaged hull at wharf, DUNHOLME?
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1371
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thumbnail Salvage operation, sunken vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2975
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thumbnail Capsized floating derrick, dry dock in background
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3021
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thumbnail Sunken dredge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3053
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thumbnail Unidentified damaged vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3084
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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 Port view of S.S. LENAPE, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1921-10
1964.660.2313
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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 Tugboat GOLDEN RULE alist, floating derricks ROSLYN and CROTON
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1784
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thumbnail Starboard view, from a distance, of unidentified sunken sidewheel steamer
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1793
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thumbnail Deck view of S.S. SARATOGA, sunk
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1862
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thumbnail Damaged corner of floating derrick or barge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1922-07-12
1964.660.2521
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thumbnail Unidentified sunken vessel at wharf, floating lumber
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1618
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thumbnail Page 20, "The Salvage of H.M. Cruiser "Gladiator"; fig. 26, vessel safely berthed in Graving-Dock at Portsmouth Dockyard
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3292
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thumbnail Steamer CHELSEA submerged
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1978
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thumbnail Wreckage of dock and steamer
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3338
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thumbnail Deck view of steamer CHELSEA
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1981
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thumbnail Unidentified vessel submerged in icy water
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.1991
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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 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, April 28, 1918
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1918-04-28
1964.660.2051
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thumbnail Capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2071
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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 and pumping out capsized steamship ST. PAUL
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2087
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thumbnail Wharf wreckage and sunken steamship
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.3453
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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 of S. S. BERMUDEZ of Philadelphia
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2148
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thumbnail Unidentified capsized vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2154
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thumbnail Unidentified capsized vessel
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2156
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thumbnail EASTLAND DISASTER
photographic postcard
circa 1915
2014.49.179
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thumbnail Side view of sunken barge
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1964.660.2258
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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
1964.660.5070
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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 steamship LANSING, stern view
gelatin glass negative
Blake & Knowles Steam Pump Works
1964.660.1638
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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 Port view of U.S.T. SUMNER near Barnegat, New Jersey, aground, December 13, 1916
gelatin glass negative
Chapman Derrick & Wrecking Co.
1916-12-13
1964.660.1729
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thumbnail Ferry NORTHFIELD, sunk at Pier 10, East River, New York, NY, by collision with ferry MAUCH CHUCK, June 14, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-06-14
2008.28.4.332
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thumbnail Bark LA ESCOCOESA sunk off Robbins Reef Light, NJ, March 23, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-03-23
2008.28.4.36
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thumbnail Deck view of ship FLOTTBEK ashore at Long Branch, NJ, November 23, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-11-23
2008.28.4.391
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thumbnail Man carry person piggyback from surfboat to beach, probably after wreck of ferry COLLEGE POINT near North Brother Island, Bronx, NY, December 13, 190
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-13
2008.28.4.397
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thumbnail Damaged steam lighter CLIFFORD after collision with steamboat NEWBURGH, Hudson River, New York, December 31, 1901
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-12-31
2008.28.4.405
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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 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 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 Steamship GATE CITY breaking up near Moriches, NY, February, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-02
2008.28.3.111
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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 Maine diver, probably at pier after fire, Hoboken, NJ, June 30, 1900
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1900-06-30
2008.28.3.131
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thumbnail Steamship GERMANIC sunk at pier, New York, NY, February, 1899
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1899-02
2008.28.4.46
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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 NELLIE BRUCE scuttled after fire in cargo of lime, Erie Basin, Brooklyn, NY, after 1882
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
after 1882
2008.28.1.11
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thumbnail Steamship BRITISH QUEEN on fire at Hoboken, NJ, March 19, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-19
1964.521.11
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thumbnail Steambboat POUGHKEEPSIE ashore at Stony Point, NY, March 21, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-03-21
2008.28.3.145
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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 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 Steamship OLD DOMINION stranded on rocks off Milton Point, NY, July 6, 1901
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1901-07-06
2008.28.3.174
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA aground off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.484
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thumbnail British steamship ACARA aground off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.486
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thumbnail Cracked hull of British steamship ACARA aground off Jones Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 1, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-01
2008.28.4.491
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thumbnail Deck view of steamship BRITISH QUEEN on fire at Hoboken, NJ, March 19, 1902
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-09
2008.28.4.507
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thumbnail Men on board tugboat Transfer No. 6 in dry dock after sinking in Harlem River, New York, August 8, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-08-08
2008.28.1.143
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thumbnail Derricks RELIANCE and EDGAR and lighter HUSTLER raising lighter EDWIN BAILEY sunk of Coney Island, NY, April 1893
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1893-04
2008.28.1.163
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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 Steamship BODO ashore at Gilgo Inlet, Long Island, NY, March 20, 1906
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1906-03-20
1964.521.133
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thumbnail Tugboat EDNA B. KING sunk at Central Railroad of New Jersey drawbridge, Hackensack River, June 27, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1907-06-27
1964.521.152
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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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thumbnail Schooner TRAVELLER loaded with brownstone sunk at Thimble Islands, Connecticut, August 12, 1907
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation; Hatton
circa 1907-08-12
1964.521.160
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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 New York Central Lighterage Co. Barge No. 14 sunk at foot of Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, September 23, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-23
2008.28.4.53
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thumbnail New York Central Lighterage Co. Barge No. 14 sunk at foot of Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, September 23, 1892
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-09-23
2008.28.4.54
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thumbnail Floating derricks EDGAR and RELIANCE hoisting ALERT off breakwater, Glen Cove, NY, May 26, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-05-26
2008.28.1.46
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thumbnail Floating derricks EDGAR and RELIANCE hoisting ALERT off breakwater, Glen Cove, NY, May 26, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-05-26
2008.28.1.47
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thumbnail Damage to hull of steamship H.M. WHITNEY, sunk at Hell Gate, New York, NY, May 23, 1908
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1908-03-23
1964.521.190
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thumbnail Barge RINGLEADER sunk on Flynn's Knoll, NY Bay, March 5, 1902
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1902-03-05
1964.521.2
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thumbnail Salvage operation, raising sunk railroad engine, circa 1910
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1910
2008.28.4.597
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thumbnail German bark DR. SIEGERT capsized at wharf, Brooklyn, NY, July 27, 1892
cyanotype
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1892-07-27
2008.28.1.63
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thumbnail Steamship BRIGHTON ashore at Atlantic City, NJ, March 31, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-03-31
1964.521.57
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thumbnail Steamship BRIGHTON ashore at Atlantic City, NJ, March 31, 1903
gelatin print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
1903-03-31
1964.521.58
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thumbnail Unidentified salvage operation, New York Bay, NY, circa 1896, Statue of Liberty in background
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1896
2008.28.4.76
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thumbnail Floating derrick hoisting crane from DREDGE NO. 5 sunk after boiler explosion, circa 1910
gelatin silver print
Merritt-Chapman & Scott Corporation
circa 1910
1964.518.6
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thumbnail Barkenti