ANEL, underway, 1916
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
emulsion on glass
overall: 5 x 7 in.
5x7 glass negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons in September, 1916 possibly on the Harlem River, New York. Image of ANEL underway, starboard bow view. ANEL was a 55'4" screw launch built and designed by the Gas Engine & Power & Seabury Company of Morris Heights, New York in 1916. Her owner in 1916 was George Arents, Jr. of New York City, New York. She was renamed in 1917 as EVANDER. Handwritten neg. sleeve info.: "#352B / 9/1/16 / "Anel" M.B. / Box 46 / 6-C / 1 print / 3 prints, 1 of each / address to be sent to / Mr. Clarence Negger / c/o Guggenheim". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection