A tanker sinks on the Cape Cod Canal

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1963-11-16

GUSN

GUSN-291406

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Description

A black and white view of the coastal tanker Dynafuel as it sinks into the Cape Cod Canal after capsizing. The Dynafuel had collided with a freighter the day before, and after having been detached from the freighter, it sank.

Details

Descriptive Terms

canals
tankers (cargo vessels)
cargo vessels
shipwrecks
photographs

Physical Description

1 black and white photograph; 7.25 x 10 inches

Collection Code

MS028

Collection Name

Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection

Date of Acquisition

2012

Reference Code

MS028.04.022.049

Places

Buzzards Bay (Massachusetts) [bay]
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

Record Details

Originator

Associated Press

Material Type

photographs

Description Level

Item