ALERT, Island Park, NY – 1936
A postcard for Captain George Wilson’s "ALERT" sailing from Wilson’s Dock, Island Park, NY circa 1936. Captain Wilson was one of the pioneers of party boat fishing in the area. He began operating party boats in 1913 when he was the Captain of the "ROSABELL", also from Island Park. The "ALERT" was built in 1913 at Tottenville, Staten Island and was previously owned by Jay Carman.