EUGENE F. MORAN, launching, sponsor & owner, 1951

black-and -white negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, NY, New York, Bronx, City Island
safety film, Kodak

4x5 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons at the time of the launching of the EUGENE F. MORAN on April 24, 1951 at the Jakobson Yard at Oyster Bay, New York. Image of the sponsor, Doris Dwyer of Pelham Manor, New York, with her grandfather Eugene F. Moran, chairman of the Moran Towing and Transportation Company of Oyster Bay, New York. The EUGENE F. MORAN was a 106' tugboat built at the Jakobson Shipyard and one of more than 24 tugs in the fleet in 1951. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "129171F". Typed: "4/24/51 / Launching at Jakobson of Tug EUGENE F. MORAN / sponsor & Mr. Moran / [Box] 5152". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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