Man in a Boat Hauling Nitroglycerin
A man transports nitroglycerin in a boat which has a red danger flag at the bow (unseen against the dark background).
Image ID: 58993
Creation Date: 1894-05-08
Creator Name: Thwaites, Reuben Gold
Collection Name: Thwaites, Reuben Gold, 1853-1913 : Papers, 1843-1960
Original Format Type: negative, original
Original Format Number: (T53)146
Original Dimensions: 4 x 4 inches
As seen in the book "Pilgrims of the Ohio", the river journey and photographs of Reuben Gold Thwaites, 1894, edited by Robert Reid, Indiana University Press, 1992. Text republished from "Afloat on the Ohio" by Reuben Gold Thwaites, 1897.
Boats and boating
Clothing and dress
Petroleum chemicals industry
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