LADY BETTY, launch, underway, 1912
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
USA, Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.)
emulsion on glass
overall: 6 x 8 in.
6x8 glass negative photographed by Morris Rosenfeld during the time of the Colonial Yacht Club Race on the Hudson River, New York, July 27, 1912. View of the screw launch, LADY BETTY, off New York City, underway, port beam view. LADY BETTY was a 40' raised deck, trunk cabin, screw launch, designed, built and owned by Henry J. Russell from 1911 to 1915. Information written on the original negative sleeve: "#100 / Box 9 / Colonial Y.C. R. / M.B. / LADY BETTY / Box 13 (crossed out)" and stamped: "PLATE NO." and written in and crossed out: "156". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection