SAGA, deckhouse interior, dining alcove, 1935
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
safety film, Kodak #164
overall: 8 x 10 in.
8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons July 9, 1935. Interior view of SAGA showing the deckhouse dining area to the left and a chair and glass cabinet to the right. Charles S. Payson had SAGA built in 1935 by the Wheeler Shipyard in Brooklyn at a cost of $88,000. SAGA was ordered with twin V-12 Packard engines, producing speeds in excess of 40 m.p.h. to beat Jock Whitney's 1928 APHRODITE on their runs to and from Manhattan from adjoining estates on Manhasset Bay, New York. Typed neg. sleeve info.: "50185 / 7/9/35 / SAGA 69' / Dining salon". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection