COLUMBIA, #US16, undersail, 1961

color slide (35mm only)

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, RI, Newport
July, 1961
color film, Kodachrome; cardboard mount
overall: 1 x 1 1/2 in.

35mm color slide photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in June of 1961 while most likely sailing off Newport, Rhode Island. Image of COLUMBIA, #US16, undersail, close up, port quarter view, on a starboard tack with deck visible, close-hauled, with crew trimming the jib. COLUMBIA was a 69'7" 12 Meter sloop built for the America's Cup defense in 1958 by Henry B. Nevins, Inc. of City Island, New York from designs by Olin Stephens. Mount info. embossed: "JUN 61N". Stamped: "MADE IN U.S.A. / (black) 12". Manufacturer's info.: "KODACHROME II TRANSPARENCY / PROCESSED BY KODAK". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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Watercraft--Deck views
12 Meter Class yachts