River vessels, Natchitoches Parish, Mississippi

River vessels, Natchitoches Parish, Mississippi

Photograph

Edwin Rosskam

Maker
American, 1903–1985

Louise Rosskam

Maker
American, 1910–2003

River vessels, Natchitoches Parish, Mississippi

Towboats passing near Natchez, 1945


1945
Gelatin silver print
Image: 10 × 13 3/8 in. (25.4 × 34 cm)
Gift of Robert Doherty
1973.0061.0005
Inscriptions inscribed in pencil on verso, TRC: 25982
inscribed in pencil on verso, C: 25982
typed in black ink on label adhered to verso, C: Rosskam River Story June, 1945 \ 25982 River Vessels. Natchez, Miss. The old and the new. The \ stern-wheeler R.H. Weller bound downstream and the twin- \ screw diesel towboat William Penn bound upstream, both \ towing oil barges.
stamped in red ink on verso, TC: PLEASE CREDIT \ STANDARD OIL CO. (N.J.)
stamped in red ink on verso, BRC: PLEASE RETURN UNUSED PHOTOS TO \ STANDARD OIL (N.J.) \ PUBLIC RELATIONS DEPT. \ 30 ROCKEFELLER PLAZA \ NEW YORK 20, N.Y.
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