Fitting out; girl caulking hull, 1920
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - NITRATE NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, New York, Bronx, City Island
7 x 5 x 0 in.
7x5 nitrate negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in 1920. Image probably taken on City Island at one of the yacht yards in the spring. View of young girl in a dress and high topped shoes helping out by caulking the seams of a vessel with a putty knife in one hand and in the other hand she holds a can that reads, "NEW JERSEY ROOF CEMENT". Typed neg. sleeve info.: "5340-F". Handwritten: "Fitting out / Box 616". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection