Coastal picket patrol vessels ACTEA and EDLU II racing, second race, August 1, 1943
Sylvia, Richard Pratt
USA, NY, Greenport
overall: 5 x 7 in.
Silver print; black-and-white photograph of coastal picket patrol vessels racing, second race, August 1, 1943; port view of cutter ACTEA (built 1937), CGR-3029 in lead, followed by yawl EDLU II (built 1938), CG-68007 and other unidentified picket patrol vessels. Included in photograph album 2007.44.1. Print reproduced from original negative (1997.108.123) by Richard Pratt Sylvia. A series of three races was sponsored by the Shelter Island Yacht Club during the summer of 1943.