Calling the Line, COURAGEOUS and INTREPID, 1974

safety negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, RI, Newport
safety film, Kodak Plus X Pan film
35 mm

35mm safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons circa 1974. Image of 65.5' Olin Stephens designed, Minneford Yacht Yard built 12 meter class sloop COURAGEOUS (built 1974 in City Island, NY) and 64.5' Britton Chance Jr. designed, Minneford Yacht Yard built 12 meter sloop INTREPID (built 1967 in City Island, NY) at the 1974 America's Cup Trials start of a race. Visible in image: cropped port beam view of COURAGEOUS (with bowman sitting at bow) and INTREPID (12/) on port beam reach under mainsail and genoa, INTREPID's crew stares at the camera. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. For more information see: A CENTURY UNDER SAIL, text by Stanley Rosenfeld, p. 231. Handwritten on negative sleeve: "191146 / Trials 12/22 - 12/26".


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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America's Cup Trials (1974)

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