GRETEL in a Squall, 1962

black-and-white filmstrip (35mm) only

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, RI, Newport
safety film, Kodak Tri X Pan Film
overall: 1 x 1.5 mm.

35mm safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in 1962. Image of 70' Alan Payne designed, Lars Halvarsen and Sons built 12 meter class sloop GRETEL (built 1962 in Sydney, Australia) off Newport, RI during 1962 America's Cup trials. Visible in image: cropped port quarter view of "GRETEL" on starboard beam reach under mainsail and genoa heeled over, rail down, crew huddled on windward rail in a squall. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. For more information see: A CENTURY UNDER SAIL, text by Stanley Rosenfeld, p. 173. Handwritten on original negative sleeve: "173226 / 2-36 / 1962".


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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