Fitting out; painting the hull, City Island, New York, 1924

black-and -white negative

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

5x7 nitrate negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in the spring of 1924 on City Island, New York, at the Nevins boat yard. Closeup view of a man in work clothes kneeling on the ground at the bow of a large cruiser which has been hauled out and is on blocks. Man has a ruler in hand to make a straight line between the white hull and the darker bottom. Typewritten neg. sleeve info.: "14051-F / Fitting out 1924". Handwritten: "Box 1201". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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