KIRAWAN launch from Jacobson & Peterson, Mr. & Mrs. Robert P. Baruch, owner and sponsor, 1936

black-and-white photograph; safety negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, Brooklyn
safety film, Eastman Kodak #47
overall: 7 x 5 in.

7x5 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on May 23, 1936. Posed view, full figure, of the owner and his wife, Mr. and Mrs. Baruch, at the Jakobson yard with their vessel on the ways behind them ready for launching. KIRAWAN was a 53 ft. auxiliary cutter, by Philip L. Rhodes of Cox & Stevens, Inc. and built by Jakobson & Peterson, Inc. in 1936 for Robert P. Baruch of New York, NY. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "74837F / MAY 23 1936 / [Box] 4248". Handwritten: "Mr. + Mrs. R.P. Baruch". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport Museum, Rosenfeld Collection

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