Elco PT 131 Launching ceremony at Elco / close up of unidentified people, possibly one of the Elco's president.
black-and -white negative; safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NJ, Bayonne
August 26, 1942
Kodak safety #121
overall: 4 x 5 in.
4X5 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons off Bayonne, New Jersey, August 26,1942 during launching ceremony of PT 131. Image shows Navl officer with female guest with bouqet of flowers and possibly the president of Elco also in the picture. STamped neg. sleeve: "104873F AUG 26 1942 / ELECTRIC BOAT COMPANY / ELCO NAVAL DIVISION / BAYONNE, N.J. E.PRES & P.T. 131 LAUNCHING / [Box] 4745". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
PT 131 motor torpedo boat, #131
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection