J-866 / Wheeler / launching; close up; sponsor / 1-11-43
black-and -white negative; safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, Whitestone
January 11, 1943
safety film, Kodak #103
overall: 5 x 4 in.
5X4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons at the Wheeler Shipyard on January 11, 1943. Image is a close up of the sponsor about to break the christening bottle on the bow of the ship during the launching ceremony.
UNIDENTIFIED J, #866, Wheeler
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection