Judges, officials and drivers at Gold Cup Regatta, 1940

black-and -white negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, Northport
safety film, Kodak #16
overall: 4 x 5 in.

4x5 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons August 17, 1940 at the Gold Cup Races. The Gold Cup was sponsored by the Indian Harbor Yacht Club of Greenwich, Connecticut and the American Power Boat Association. This was the 37th running of the Gold Cup and was held off Bluff Point, Northport, New York. Image of a group race committee members, judges and two drivers posed at the event. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "98037F / GOLD CUP 1940 / [Box] 4629". Handwritten: "Group Judges + Drivers". Notation of print possibly sent by Rosenfeld and Sons to the following: "MB" (MOTOR BOATING). CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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