HERBERT L. RAWDING
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Dale, F. Slade
USA, FL, Miami; USA, MA, New Bedford
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. Deck view of the vessel during a storm. Seas are rough, deck soaked, lines seen securing booms. View over starboard side.