About This Item


  • TitleAtlantic Dock, Brooklyn
  • Call NumberBRAI_0295
  • SummaryTwo men in dinghy on open water rowing towards wharf with large warehouse at left ("Finlay's Stores") and large masted sailing ship moored at center; other vessels and structures in right background.
  • CreatorBrainerd, George Bradford, 1845-1887 [photographer]
  • Date[187-?]
  • Formatstill image
  • Physical Description1 photographic print : black & white ; 8 x 10 in.
  • Genregelatin silver printsphotographic prints
  • NoteTitle supplied by cataloger. Collection owned jointly by Brooklyn Public Library and Brooklyn Museum; original glass plate negatives held by Brooklyn Museum.
  • SubjectDinghies -- New York (State) -- New York ; Sailing ships -- New York (State) -- New York ; Wharves -- New York (State) -- New York ; Warehouses -- New York (State)
  • CollectionGeorge Bradford Brainerd photograph collection
  • PlaceBrooklyn (New York, N.Y.)Brooklyn Heights (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.