Auxiliary yawl ZAIDA III, August 15, 1943
Sylvia, Richard Pratt
USA, NY, Greenport
overall: 7 x 5 in.
Silver print; black-and-white photograph of auxiliary yawl ZAIDA III (built as cutter, 1937), CGR-3070, August 15, 1943; port view of ZAIDA III under full sail, man sitting on bowsprit, what appears to be GANDER (built as TAMERLANE,1933), CG-66004 is in left background under sail, date of photograph indicates they are probably racing in the third race sponsored by the Shelter Island Yacht Club. Included in photograph album 2007.44.2. Print reproduced from original negative (1997.108.140) by Richard Pratt Sylvia. A series of three races was sponsored by the Shelter Island Yacht Club during the summer of 1943.