Elco Forty-Eight, 1935

safety negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NJ, Bayonne
safety film, Kodak
overall: 5 x 7 in.

5x7 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on January 12, 1935 taken offshore of the Elco plant at Bayonne, New Jersey for the purpose of advertisement shots. Image of the new ELCO FORTY-EIGHT, a 48' Elco cruiser, used by the company as the new "showboat" for the 1935 boating season, underway, starboard quarter/beam view. Large steel-arch bridge and large oil refinery tanks in background. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "70291F / [Box] 4166". Typed: "Elco 48' / 1/12/35". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection