Greasing the ways for launching of RANGER, J Class sloop, #5, 1937
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - NITRATE NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
overall: 5 x 4 in.
5x4 in. nitrate negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on May 11, 1937, during the launching of RANGER, J Class sloop #5. Image shows two men greasing the ways. Stamped on original negative sleeve: "79993F MAY 11 1937 / [Box] 4331" and typed: "Greasing ways for launching". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, image acquired in honor of Franz Schneider.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, image acquired in honor of Franz Schneider