MUSTANG, reefing mainsail, Newport Bermuda, 1950
Rosenfeld and Sons
safety film, Kodak #440
overall: 4 x 5 in
4x5 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons during the time of the Newport to Bermuda Race in 1950. Image of MUSTANG, undersail; starboard beam view on a very mild starboard tack. A group of three men are gathered at the mast base to reef the mainsail. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "127005F / NEWPORT-BERMUDA 1950 [Box] 5116". Handwritten in pencil: "SAT / PCC-17 / CYANE - Reefing Mainsail / Roller Reefing Gear". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection