COURAGEOUS, #US26, victory sail and fleet, America's Cup, 1977

black-and-white filmstrip (35mm) only

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, RI, Newport
safety film, Kodak Safety Film 5062
overall: 1 x 1 1/2 in.

35mm film, frame #34, photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons at the time of the end of the America's Cup 5th and final race off Newport, Rhode Island on September 18th, 1977. Image of the 12 Meter, COURAGEOUS, undersail, starboard bow view, surrounded by the spectator fleet and followed by a fire boat. COURAGEOUS, US #26, was the America's Cup defender built in 1974 by Minneford Yacht Yard of City Island, New York and designed by Sparkman & Stephens. She defended and won the America's Cup in 1974 and 1977. Handwritten on neg. sleeve: "192067." Manufacturer's stamp: "Spiratone Inc / Spiratone Negative File / 135-06 Northern Blvd., Flushing, N.Y. / 130 West 31st St., New York N.Y. 10001". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.


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