YMS # 53 / Wheeler / Launching; on ways / 7-24-42
black-and -white negative; safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, Whitestone
July 24, 1942
Kodak safety #121
overall: 5 x 4 in.
5X4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons at the Whitestone Wheeler Shipyard on July 24, 1942. View is a close-up bow view of YMS-53 on the ways with patriotic bunting with streamers on the bow prior to launch. Stamped neg. sleeve: "104605F 7/24/42 / Launching at Wheeler of YMS-53 / [Box] 4739". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
YMS 53 yard minesweeper, Wheeler
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection