HENRY FORD, fishing schooner deck view at 1923 International Fishermen's Race
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
emulsion on glass
5 x 7 in.
5 x 7 glass plate negative photographed by Morris Rosenfeld on October 21, 1922. Image of 139' Thomas F. McManus designed, James Yard built Gloucester fishing schooner HENRY FORD (built in 1922 in Essex, Mass.) deck view at 1923 International Fishermen's Race. Visible in image: deck view of the fishing schooner HENRY FORD, the vessel is healing sharply, starboard side down, with the rails awash, the crew is casually leaning along the port rail, one man in the foreground to the far left is sitting on the rail. She was designed to challenge BLUENOSE for the Dennis Cup (International Fishermen Race). CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. For more information see: A CENTURY UNDER SAIL, text by Stanley Z. Rosenfeld, page 47. Handwritten on negative sleeve: "Henry Ford / Deck View / 10/21/22" and stamped: "9191F".
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection