VIM, #US15, and GLEAM, #US11, 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, in the background,starboard leeward beam view, port tack, reaching, being overlapped by GLEAM in the foreground, windward position and same tack. VIM was a 70' 12 meter sloop, #US15, built in 1939 by H.B. Nevins in City Island, New York from 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) 20". Embossed: "MAY 58". Manufacturer's info.: "Kodachrome Transparency / Processed by Kodak". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

Related Subjects

Yacht racing
12 Meter Class yachts