Launching of SIVAD at Todd Shipyard, May 1926
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
USA, NY, Brooklyn
safety film, Kodak
overall: 10 x 8 in.
10x8 safety negative photographed by Morris Rosenfeld, 1926. Image is of a woman (sponsor) holding a large bunch of roses and a meshed bottle at the bow of SIVAD. This image was the cover of The Rudder magazine July 1926 and the caption states: "Miss Katherine Smith, daughter of the popular governor of the State of New York, acted as sponsor at the launching of the Diesel yacht Sivad". Typed on the original negative sleeve: "[box]1541-16 / 25468 5/25/26 / Launching of Sivad at Todds Sponsor". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. DUP 1
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection