MUSTANG, nylon line on deck, Newport-Bermuda, 1946
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - NITRATE NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
overall: 4 x 5 in.
4x5 nitrate negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons before the start of the Newport to Bermuda Race of 1946 of Rod Stephens newly bought MUSTANG, a NY32' sloop originally designed by Sparkman & Stephens and built by Henry Nevins of City Island in 1936 previously known as REVONOC. Image is a closeup of the bow showing the nylon line coiled on the deck. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "113916F / [Box] 4895". Typed: "NEWPORT BERMUDA 1946". Handwritten: "MUSTANG - NYLON LINE". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection