seaplane catapult ship SCHWABENLAND, stern, 1936
black-and-white photograph; safety negativePHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
USA, Long Island Sound
safety film, Eastman Kodak #181
overall: 7 x 5 in.
7x5 safety negative by Rosenfeld and Sons. Stern view of catapult ship SWABENLAND hoisting seaplane AEROLUS out of the water. Small tender with two men at starboard. In Mannhasset Bay area of Long Island Sound, September 1936, she conducted test flights of flying boats AEOLUS and ZEPHIR for mail service. Stamped and written on original negative sleeve: "77432F / Schwabenland". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. DUP 1
Mystic Seaport Museum, Rosenfeld Collection