Elco PT 196 underway from a starboard bow view, 5/3/1943
black-and -white negative; safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NJ, Bayonne
May 03, 1943
safety film, Kodak #18
overall: 4 x 5 in.
4X5 safety negative photgraphed by Rosenfeld and Sons off Bayonne, New Jersey, May 3 1943. Image is of Elco's PT 196 from a starboard port bow view while underway showing the detail of the painted "shark face" painted on some of the PT boats. Stamped neg. sleeve: "106456F MAY 3 1943 / ELECTRIC BOAT COMPANY / ELCO NAVAL DIVSION / BAYONNE, N.J. / CONFIDENTIAL / [Box] 4768-4770". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection