SVERIGE, #S3, undersail, 1977

color slide (35mm only)

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, RI, Newport
August, 1977
safety film, Kodachrome; cardboard mount
overall: 1 x 1 1/2 in.

35mm color slide photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in August, 1977 off Newport, Rhode Island. Image of SVERIGE, #S3, the Swedish America's Cup entry for the 1977 trials, undersail, close view from starboard quarter on a port tack, with stern showing the aft deck with the crew on the port rail while close hauled in a heavy sea. SVERIGE, sail #S3, was a 64' Swedish 12 meter sloop designed for the 1977 America's Cup trials by Pelle Peterson who was also the skipper during the 1977 trials. Mount info.: stamped in red: "+9 / AUG 77N6". Manufacturer's info.: "Kodachrome SLIDE / PROCESSED BY KODAK". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, Stanley Z. Rosenfeld photographer.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, Stanley Z. Rosenfeld photographer

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