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Gray's Ferry Chemical Works


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J. Crosby Brown collection of steamboat copy photographs

Accession: 1994-212

James Crosby Brown, Jr., was born in Hartford, Conn., in 1929 and spent most of his life in Philadelphia, where he pursued a career in business. After retiring in 1981, he turned full-time to his life-long avocation of maritime history. This collection consists of copy photographs of steamboats, many on the Schuylkill River.

Dates: 1795-1930