Start of TransAtlantic Race 1931

nitrate negative

PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
1931
6 x 8 in.

6x8 nitrate negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in 1931. Image of start of TransAtlantic Race. Visible in image: sloops, schooners, and motor boats at race start, schooner in foreground flies a yacht club burgee- dark square with Union Jack in upper left corner- at foremast and private signal- swallow tail with cut into sixths of a pie with alternating light and dark pieces- on mainmast. Typed on original negative sleeve: "5305-S" and stamped: "TRANSATLANTIC 1931" and handwritten: "Start / Herald / Box 255". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


1984.187.5305S

Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection



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