HERBERT L. RAWDING
black-and -white 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. Deck view of the vessel looking bow to stern. Vessel is undersail, crew members are seen drying and mending sails and gear.