CYNTHIA, launching at Tebo Yacht Basin, Brooklyn, New York, 1922

glass negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, Brooklyn
April 20, 1922
emulsion on glass
overall: 5 x 7 in.

5x7 glass negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons at the launching of the yacht, CYNTHIA, at the Tebo Yacht Basin Company, Brooklyn, New York, April 20, 1922. CYNTHIA was a 130' diesel yacht built by Tebo from designs by Cox & Stevens. View photographed from the end of a long dock looking toward the yard, the buildings and a quarter stern view of CYNTHIA as she is sliding down the ways. Lines attached to the masts are used to steady her as she is being launched into the water. Built for Merill B. Mills. Typed neg. sleeve info.: "7627-F". Handwritten neg. sleeve info.: "Cynthia launching at Tebo Yacht Basin / Cox & Stevens / Box 764." CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

CYNTHIA unidentified, Cox & Stevens

Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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