GLEAM, #US11, and VIM, #US15, 1958

color slide (35mm only)

Rosenfeld and Sons
May, 1958
color film, Kodachrome; cardboard mount
overall: 1 x 1 1/2 in.

35mm color slide photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in May of 1958. Image of VIM, right foreground, starboard bow view, with a partial view of GLEAM, in the background with spinnaker set, downwind, port tack, port bow closeup, calm sea. VIM was a 70' 12 meter sloop, #US15, built in 1939 by H.B. Nevins in City Island, New York. Designed by Sparkman and Stephens. GLEAM was a 67' 11" 12 meter sloop, sail #US11, built by Henry B. Nevins, Inc., of City Island, New York from, designs by Clinton Hoadley Crane in 1937. Mount info. processor's stamp: "Made in U.S.A. / (red) 15". Embossed: "MAY 58". Manufacturer's info.: "Kodachrome Transparency / Processed by Kodak". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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Yacht racing
12 Meter Class yachts