CUMBERLAND QUEEN, four-masted schooner at 1921 Knickerbocker Yacht Club Regatta

glass negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, RI, Block Island
emulsion on glass
8 x 6 in.

8x6 glass negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons June 4, 1921. Image of the 179' C. Robinson and J.N. Pugsley built four masted schooner CUMBERLAND QUEEN (built 1919 in Diligent River, Nova Scotia) under sail off Block Island during the time of the 1921 Knickerbocker Yacht Club Regatta. Visible in image: starboard bow view of the 4 masted schooner CUMBERLAND QUEEN on starboard beam reach tack with her gaff-rigged fore, main, mizzen and spanker sails and topsails, club-footed staysail, inner, outer and flying jibs raised, her name is painted on bow. For more information see: A CENTURY UNDER SAIL, text by Stanley Z. Rosenfeld, page 48. Typed neg. sleeve info.: "4101-S". Handwritten: "June 4/21 / Cumberland Queen - Parrsboro - / N.S. / Knickerbocker Yacht Club Regatta / Box 169". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

CUMBERLAND QUEEN schooner, 4-masted

Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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