Museum logo

Photo Record

  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 1961.007.009
Object Name Negative, Glass-plate
Description Monochromatic glass plate negative taken immediately after the launch of the Pittsburgh Steamship Company freighter HARVARD on the grounds of the Detroit Ship Building Company, as taken from off of its port quarter. The freighter float in a slip, having just been side launched. A group of people stand on board the freighter near its stern. A group of spectators are in the foreground at the edge of the slip. Several other people watch from the scaffolding beside the slip.
Date 1900
Collection Maritime
Search Terms Freighters
Detroit Ship Building Company
Pittsburgh Steamship Company
Relations Show Related Records...