ALERT, launching, christening scene, 1929
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - NITRATE NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
overall: 5 x 7 in.
5x7 nitrate negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on July 11, 1929, showing the sponsor breaking a bottle over the bow of a vessel named ALERT, vessel type unknown, while a man looks on. Typed on the original negative sleeve: "34428-F 7/11/29 / Alert launching / sponsor breaking bottle over bow" and written: "Box 2485". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
ALERT unknown vessel type
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection