Elco PT 196 bow view underway with details of the shark painted nose, 5/3/1943
black-and -white negative; safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NJ, Bayonne
May 03, 1943
Kodak safety #18
overall: 5 x 4 in.
5X4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons off Bayonne, New Jersey May 3 1943. Image is of Elco PT 196 underway from a bow view showing detail of shark face painted on the bow. Partial view of the stripped "dazzel" camouflage on the starboard side. Stamped neg. sleeve: "106455F MAY 3 1943 / ELECTRIC BOAT COMPANY / ELCO NAVAL DIVISION / BAYONNE, N.J./ CONFIDENTIAL / [Box] 4768-4770". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection