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Title [Oil barge "Marine Fuel No. 20"]
Object Name Negative, Film
Photographer Flamm, Herbert A.
Date January 22, 1951
Collection Herbert A. Flamm Photograph Collection
Description Original B&W film negative. View of a barge in the water, with a tugboat alongside. Inscription on the barge: "MARINE FUEL NO. 20 / NEW YORK, N.Y." The Bayonne Bridge is in the background. The original negative sleeve has the photographer's handwritten inscription: "Marine Fuel #20 / Jan. 22 1951 / Delivery."
(Keywords: New York City, Twentieth Century)
Film Size 4 x 5
Acquisition Gift of Herbert A. Flamm
Ownership and History The oil barge "Marine Fuel No. 20" was built at the Bethlehem Steel shipyard in Mariners Harbor, Staten Island.
Earliest Date 1951
Latest Date 1951
Subjects Barges
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Catalog Number 79.022.6204
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, March 2017.
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