Auxiliary cutter ACTAEA in coastal picket patrol race, July 25, 1943
Sylvia, Richard Pratt
USA, NY, Greenport
overall: 5 x 4 in.
Silver print; black-and-white photograph of auxiliary cutter ACTAEA (built 1938), CGR-3029 in coastal picket patrol race, July 25, 1943; starboard stern view of ACTAEA under sail, she is racing in a regatta sponsored by the Shelter Island Yacht Club. Included in photograph album 2007.44.2. Print reproduced from original negative (1997.108.91) by Richard Pratt Sylvia. A series of three races was sponsored by the Shelter Island Yacht Club during the summer of 1943.