Photo Record

Object Name Print, Photographic
Catalog Number 1998.057.005
Description Mounted photograph, Earl and Fred McHenry Machine Shop, men standing about, some working. Boat hull in background. On back: "A.J. Stoops, The Tomlinson Fort Gas Launch, built and launched 1908, #814 Broad St. McHenry Mch Shop."
History: According to a newspaper article, the Tomlinson Fort was launched in the Tennessee River, May 6, 1906....the boat was built in Chattanooga by Captain A.J. Stoops, river enthusiast and boat builder.
Date 1908
Print size 5.00" x 7.00"
Lexicon category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon sub-category Documentary Artifact
Accession number 1998.057