Sighting with a sextant, 1941

black-and -white negative

PHOTOGRAPHS - NITRATE NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
1941
nitrate negative
overall: 5 x 4 in.

5x4 nitrate negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in 1941. Close up image of a crewman taking a sun sighting with a sextant from the port side of KIRAWAN II (HOTHER) while on port tack close hauled. View from port aft of mast. Stamped; "101431F / "New London -Virginia, 1941 / [Box] 4686".."


1984.187.101431F

Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection


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