Coastal picket patrol race, first race, July 25, 1943
Sylvia, Richard Pratt
USA, NY, Greenport
overall: 7 x 5 in.
Silver print; black-and-white photograph of coastal picket patrol race, first race, July 25, 1943; starboard bow view of unidentified coastal picket patrol cutter racing, luff of jib is very loose, possibly just raised or beginning to lower. Included in photograph album 2007.44.1. Print reproduced from original negative (1997.108.90) by Richard Pratt Sylvia. A series of three races was sponsored by the Shelter Island Yacht Club during the summer of 1943.