Todd's Shipyard, yard view, Brooklyn, New York, 1931

black-and -white negative

PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, Brooklyn
1931-12-08
safety film, Kodak #5
overall: 8 x 10 in.

8x10 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on December 8, 1931. Image is a view taken from a high point in the yard looking out over the Todd Yacht Basin and Ship Yard Corporation located in Brooklyn, New York with a view of small and large steam yachts as well as a few sailing yachts, dockside, in winter storage and/or for maintenance and repair work. There is a drydock to the right with a smaller yacht within. The large excursion steamer to the left is AMERICANA. AMERICANA was a 209'8" steamer built by the Buffalo Drydock Company in 1908. Typed negative sleeve info.: "41587 / [Box] 2200-11 / General View at Todds". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


1984.187.41587

Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection


Related Subjects

Dry docks
View
Steam yachts
View
Shipbuilding
View
Shipbuilding--Maintenance and repair
View
Piers
View
Shipyards
View