Spectator fleet, Yale-Harvard Race, Thames River, New London, Connecticut, 1911
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
USA, CT, New London; USA, CT, Thames
emulsion on glass
overall: 6 x 8 in.
6x8 glass plate negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in 1911. Image of start of Yale-Harvard Race on the Thames River in New London, CT. Visible in image: numerous houseboats, cabin cruisers, motor boats, steam boats, schooners, sloops, and other sailing vessels, small tenders and motor boats, buoys, shoreline of New London, many vessels are dressed with flags. Handwritten on original negative sleeve: "Yale & Harvard Races / N. London Thames River 1911 / Box 211 [crossed out] / #200 / Plate 211 [crossed out] / Box 17". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection