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Safety negative; looking over port deck of ketch yacht CARIB under sail; Diamond Rock in Martinique in distance; caption under photo in "Islands to Windward" reads "Diamond Rock, off the southwestern corner of Martinique, was the scene of a British naval exploit in 1803 when a battery of cannon was hoisted to its summit."; for similar views of Diamond Rock see '1996.31.1209-.1215'; handwritten on original envelope "1301". Photographed by Carleton Mitchell. Information taken from Mitchell's "Islands to Windward: Cruising the Caribbees"; p. 81.