Fitting out, men working on hull, City Island, New York, 1924

black-and -white negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, New York, Bronx, City Island
nitrate negative
7 x 5 x 0 in.

7x5 nitrate negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in the spring of 1924 on City Island, New York, at the Nevins boat yard. Partial view of a lapstrake cruiser hauled out on blocks being worked on by 2 men. Both men are at the bow section of the boat standing on the ground and one seems to be caulking the hull and the other man is wiping the hull with a cloth. Directly in back is another vessel covered in a tarp. Typewritten neg. sleeve info.: "14048-F / Fitting out 1924". Handwritten: "Box 1201". Video disc address: 3-46177. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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Boats and boating--Maintenance and repair