SPARTAN, NY50', #56, deck view, 1924
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
emulsion on glass
overall: 5 x 7 in
5x7 in. glass negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons, May 31, 1924. Image of the New York Yacht Club 50' Class sloop, SPARTAN, #NY56, showing a closeup of the deck while undersail, port quarter view on a starboard tack with many people on board. SPARTAN, sail #NY6 and then #NY56, was built by Herreshoff Manufacturing of Bristol, Rhode Island to the 1913 Herreshoff design for a New York Yacht Club 50' Class boat with an L.O.A. of 72' and a waterline of 50'. Her owner in 1924 was H. Wilmer Hanan. She was renamed ANNA LOUISE and rigged as yawl in 1946. Typed neg. sleeve info.: "12082-F". Handwritten info.: "May 31 / Spartan N.Y. 56 / Box 1064." CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection