WEATHERLY, #US17. 1962

color slide (35mm only)

Rosenfeld and Sons
September, 1962
safety film, Kodachrome; cardboard mount
overall: 1 x 1 1/2 in.

35mm color slide photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in August of 1962 off Newport, Rhode Island. image of WEATHERLY, #US17, on starboard tack in a close reach with a white spinnaker set. View from windward, aft. The crew is wearing orange foul weather gear. WEATHERLY was a 69 ft. 12 meter sloop, designed by Philip L. Rhodes and built by Luders Marine Construction Company in 1958. For the 1962 America's Cup defense, WEATHERLY's skipper was Emil "Bus" Mosbacher. Her design was modified by A. E. Luder, Jr. for the 1962 challenge. Mount info.: stamped: "MADE IN U.S.A. / (black) 10 / AUG 62N". Manufacturer's info.: "Kodachrome TRANSPARENCY / Processed By Kodak". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. DUP 1


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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