YMS-212 / launching at Jacob / closeup; sponsor breaking bottle / 10-10-42
black-and -white negative; safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, Whitestone
October 16, 1942
Kodak safety #64
overall: 5 x 4 in.
5X4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons at the Wheeler shipyard during the launching ceremony of YMS-212. View is a closeup of the sponsor breaking the bottle on the bow of YMS-212. Stamped neg. sleeve: "105212 / 10/16/42 / Launching at Jacob of YMS-212 / sponsor breaking bottle / [Box] 4750". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
YMS 212 yard minesweeper, #212, Jacob
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection