LONE STAR underway, 1927

black-and -white negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
July 7, 1927
safety film, Kodak
overall: 5 x 7 in.

5x7 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons, July 7, 1927. Image of port bow view of LONE STAR underway with a vessel to her starboard. Typed on the original negative sleeve: "23597-F (7 is written in) / 7/7/27 / New London Ship & Engine Co - / 247 Park Ave, City. / Mr. P L Sutphen / Photo of Tug "Lone Star" under way". Written on original sleeve: "Box 1825". LONE STAR was built in 1927 in Newburgh, NY (H.A. Marvel) for the Lone Star Cement Company and powered by a 530 horsepower New London Ship and Engine Company diesel engine. (Merchant Vessels of the United States, 1928 lists owners as Louisiana Portland Cement Co., New Orleans, LA). CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. DUP 1


Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection

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