Sterling engine exhibit, New York Motor Boat Show, 1930

safety negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, New York
safety film, Kodak #44
overall: 8 x 10 in.

8x10 in. Kodak negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons January 19, 1930 at the New York National Motor Boat Show in New York City, New York. Image is a view of a Sterling Engine Co. display of two engines on wooden stands in front of a gazebo-like resting place for clients. The two engines on display may both be "STERLING-PETREL" engines showing each side of this model. In the background is a gazebo-shaped 6 sided resting place with chairs inside it for potential buyers with signage above stating, "STERLING ENGINE CO. / BUFFALO, N.Y." and inside of the area hanging from the ceiling is a flag, "R.C.2" for Race Committee #2 headquarters. Typed neg. sleeve info.: "37120 / 1/19/30 / [Box] 2012-8 / Sterling Exhibit / RC-2 Hdqrs.". Stamped: "MOTOR BOAT SHOW 1930". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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New York National Motor Boat Show (1930)

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