New York Yacht Club 26th-Street landing, East River, NY, New York, 1929

black-and -white negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, New York, East River
safety film, Kodak #51
overall: 5 x 7 in.

5x7 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in 1929 of the New York Yacht Club's 26th Street vessel landing taken from an elevated view in a building looking down on the East River off New York City at commuter cruisers and motor yachts owned by various New York Yacht Club members. It is here that commuting club members gathered on their way to or from suburban and summer residences up the Hudson River, on Long Island Sound, Long Island's South Shore or from New Jersey. Two of the yachts have been identified as SHADOW K a 150' Consolidated built motor yacht owned by Carl G. Fisher and VARA, a 150' Herreshoff built motor yacht owned by Harold S. Vanderbilt. Typed neg. sleeve info.: "34866-F". Handwritten: "NYYC Station 26th St / 3v2 / Box 2510". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

UNIDENTIFIED motor yacht; SHADOW K motor yacht, 150 Purdy; Consol.; UNIDENTIFIED motor yacht; UNIDENTIFIED motor yacht; UNIDENTIFIED motor yacht; VARA motor yacht, 150 Purdy; Herreshoff; UNIDENTIFIED notor yacht

Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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