GRETEL, #KA1, American's Cup, 1962
black-and-white filmstrip (35mm) onlyPHOTOGRAPHS - FILMSTRIPS
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, RI, Newport
safety film, Kodak Plus X Pan film
overall: 1 x 1 1/2 mm.
35mm safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on Tuesday, September 18, 1962 during the 2nd race of the America's Cup of GRETEL, #KA1, the Australian challenger, a 70' Alan Payne design, Lars Halvarsen and Sons built 12 meter class sloop built in 1962 in Sydney, Australia. Visible in image: cropped starboard beam view of GRETEL on starboard tack under mainsail and genoa, crew draped over windward rail as waves crash into their feet. Handwritten on negative sleeve: "1962 / 173288 / America's Cup Race". Videodisc and frame number of a print: 2-27078. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. For more information see: A CENTURY UNDER SAIL, text by Stanley Rosenfeld, p. 177.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection