WAHOO, at rest after launching, 1928
safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, Morris Heights
safety film, Kodak #51
overall: 5 x 7 in.
5x7 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons at the formal launching of WAHOO on April 17, 1928 at the New York Yacht, Launch and Engine Company of Morris Heights, New York. Image is of the vessel just after launching resting on the water, port bow view with two men standing on the bow. WAHOO was an 85' motor yacht designed and built by New York Yacht, Launch and Engine Company of Morris Heights, New York in 1928 and owned by R.R.M. Carpenter. Typewritten neg. sleeve info.: "27619-F / 4/17/28 / NYYacht[sic] Launch & Eng. Co. / Wahoo launching." Handwritten: "Box 2032". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection