GUINEVERE anchored at the Yale -Harvard Races off New London, 1937
black-and -white internegativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, CT, New London
safety film, Kodak
overall: 7 x 5 in.
7x5 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons at the time of the Harvard-Yale Races on June 25, 1937. Image of GUINEVERE to the left, anchored, starboard quarter/stern view, dressed, with her tender hanging from the davits on the starboard side, on the Thames River off New London, Connecticut with many spectator fleet vessels in the background. GUINEVERE(2nd) was a three-masted 195' auxiliary schooner built in 1921 by Lawley & Son Corporation of Neponset, Massachusetts from designs by A. Loring Swasey. She was the second vessel of same name owned by Edgar Palmer starting in 1921 until 1941. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "81457F". Stamped: "YALE HARVARD 1937 / [Box] 4355". Handwritten: "General View". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, image acquired in honor of Franz Schneider.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection, image acquired in honor of Franz Schneider