DEMON, #US26070, RUNNING TIDE, #4444, and SIRONA, #21313, 1978

color slide (35mm only)

Rosenfeld and Sons
February, 1978
safety film, Kodachrome; cardboard mount
overall: 1 x 1 1/2 in.

35mm slide photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons February of 1978. Image of DEMON, #US26070, in the distance on the far left with a white, light blue and yellow spinnaker. RUNNING TIDE, sail #4444, in the foreground with the red spinnaker, and SIRONA, sail #21313, on the right, with a yellow and medium blue horizontal striped spinnaker. All vessels starboard bow leeward on a port tack running free. DEMON, auxiliary sloop, sail #26070, was found listed in the S.O.R.C. 1978 race results listing with shipmaster listed as Albert Gilson. RUNNING TIDE, sail #4444, was a 60'6" auxiliary sloop built in 1969 by Huisman of Vollenhove, Netherlands from designs by Sparkman & Stephens, Inc. and was sailed in 1978 by A.G. Van Metre. SIRONA, a 48' auxiliary sloop, sail #21313, is believed to be a Swan 48 built by or before 1978 from designs by Sparkman & Stephens and built by Oy Nautor Ab Company of Finland. Owner in 1978 was James Michael. Mount info.: "(black) 26 / FEB 78N7". Manufacturer's info.: "Kodachrome TRANSPARENCY / PROCESSED BY Kodak". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, Stanley Z. Rosenfeld photographer.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, Stanely Z. Rosenfeld photographer

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