LARIKIN, NY32', #10, New York Yacht Club Cruise, 1938
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
safety film, AGFA
overall: 5 x 4 in.
5x4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons during the time of the New York Yacht Club Cruise in August of 1938. Image of LARIKIN undersail, starboard quarter view, mainsail close-hauled, vessel on a port tack, deck with crew visible. LARIKIN was a NY32' class sloop, sail #NY10, previously called HELEN, then LARIKIN and later WHISPER II, SOUBRETTE, BETISE, BARUNITA, FLYING TARTAN and TENDERLY. She was a 45'4" Sparkman & Stephens, Inc. sloop later converted to a yawl in 1953. LARIKIN was owned by George Whitney of New York from 1937 to 1941. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "89380F / NYYC CRUISE 1938 / [Box] 4487". Handwritten: "NY10 Larikin". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection