STORMY, Herreshoff Fish Class sloop, 1954

safety negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, New York, Bronx, City Island
safety film, Kodak #144
overall: 5 x 4 in.

5x4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons, July 3, 1954 off of City Island, New York of young people sailing on board STORMY, starboard beam view on a mild port tack. View of (left to right): Charles W. Rodstrom, Jr. at the tiller, Adelaide Rosenfeld (Bialek) who was the daughter of David Rosenfeld, David Rosenfeld who was the son of David Rosenfeld (and also Stanley's brother), and Margaret Rodstrom, lying on the bow. STORMY was a Herreshoff designed Fish Class boat built in 1954 and was owned in 1954 by Charles W. Rodstrom, Sr. and captained by Charley Rodstrom, Jr. a neighbor of the Rosenfeld children on City Island, NY. Stamped info.: "141828F / JUL 3 1954 / [Box] 5363". Handwritten info.: "STORMY / Herreshoff Fish Class / Charley Rodstrom". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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