HERBERT L. RAWDING, 1926
soft negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Dale, F. Slade
USA, MA, New Bedford; USA, FL, Miami
overall: 2 3/4 x 4 1/2 in.; 6.985 x 11.43 cm
Soft negative by F. Slade Dale of the four-masted coastal schooner HERBERT L. RAWDING. Taken while vessel was en route with freight, from Miami, FL to New Bedford, MA on the week of April 27, 1926. The photographer was hitching a ride home from a voyage south he had taken aboard a twelve-foot sneakbox. View of a sail laid out on the deck, possibly for mending. Looking toward bow with the lower portions of three masts visible and rope coiled in the foreground. Negative for print 2001.69.24.