seaplane AEOLUS being hoisted aboard seaplane catapult ship SCHWABENLAND, starboard quarter, 1936

black-and-white photograph; safety negative

Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, Long Island Sound
safety film, Eastman Kodak #181
overall: 7 x 5 in.

5x7 safety negative by Rosenfeld and Sons. Starboard quarter view of catapult ship SWABENLAND hoisting seaplane AEROLUS out of the water. In Mannhasset Bay area of Long Island Sound September 1936, she conducted test flights of flying boats AEOLUS and ZEPHIR. Stamped and written on original negative sleeve: "77467F / Sea Plane being hoisted aboard / S/S Schwabenland". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. DUP 1


Mystic Seaport Museum, Rosenfeld Collection