ESCAPADE, fitting out, 1955

safety negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
safety film, Kodak
overall: 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 in

2 1/2 x 3 1/2 in. Kodak safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons, April 16, 1955. Image of the mast of the 72'6" aux. yawl, ESCAPADE, sail #108, by Rhodes and Luders (1938), being fitting out. View of Dr. Wickern and at least 5 young men visible working on sanding the mast which is up on saw horses in a boat yard. Many other masts are also in the background with other men working on their masts. Stamped in neg. sleeve: "145736F / [Box] 5425". Handwritten in ink, "4/16 / Fitting out / Dr. Wickern + boys / on mast of / ESCAPADE". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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