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Photograph of a tugboat being unloaded from a vessel

Date: 1939-1945
Dimensions:
Overall: 80 x 105 mm
Medium: Glass plate negative.
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Allan Seabrook
Classification:Photographs
Object Name: Glass plate
Object No: 00051859
Related Place:Walsh Bay,

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    Description
    A photograph of a tugboat being unloaded by crane from a vessel onto a wharf in Walsh Bay during World War II.
    SignificanceThese are rare and unusual views of waterfront work during World War II.
    HistoryThese three glassplate photographs of a new tug being unloaded from a ship were taken by Alllan Seabrook during World War II when he was working for the Union Steamship Company in Walsh Bay. Allan recalled that they were being unloaded at Wharf 3.
    Additional Titles

    Assigned title: Glass plate negative depicting a tug being carried by a crane at Walsh Bay

    Web title: Photograph of a tugboat being unloaded from a vessel

    Related People
    Photographer: Allan Seabrook

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