YMS-211 / Launching at Jacob / launching; closeup; sponsor christening ship / 10-10-42
black-and -white negative; safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, Whitestone
October 10, 1942
Kodak safety #121
overall: 5 x 4 in.
5X4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on 10-10-1942 at the Wheeler shipyard during the launching ceremony of YMS-211. View is a closeup of the sponsor breaking the bottle during the christening ceremony. Stamped neg. sleeve: "105211F / 10/10/42 / Launching at Jacob of YMS-211 / sponsor breaking bottle / [Box ] 4749". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
YMS 211 yard minesweeper, #211, Jacob
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection