About This Item


  • TitleErie Basin
  • Call NumberBRAI_0330
  • SummaryImage represented is one of a related set (BRAI 0329), some of which may also be described in this new record; Two views of Erie Basin harbor in Red Hook. Both images include freighter and tugboat.
  • CreatorBrainerd, George Bradford, 1845-1887 [photographer]
  • Date[187-?]
  • Formatstill image
  • Physical Description2 photographic prints : black & white ; 8 x 10 in.
  • Genregelatin silver printsphotographic prints
  • NoteTitle from typed label on verso of 0329. Collection owned jointly by Brooklyn Public Library and Brooklyn Museum; original glass plate negatives held by Brooklyn Museum.
  • SubjectCargo ships -- New York (State) -- New York ; Harbors -- New York (State) -- New York ; Tugboats -- New York (State) -- New York
  • CollectionGeorge Bradford Brainerd photograph collection
  • PlaceRed Hook (New York, N.Y.)
  • Cite AsGeorge Bradford Brainerd photograph collection, Brooklyn Museum/Brooklyn Public Library, Center for Brooklyn History
  • RightsThis work is in the Public Domain. The Center for Brooklyn History at Brooklyn Public Library can provide a copy of this work free of charge.