safety negative

Mitchell, Carleton
England, Plymouth
July 1952
2.25 x 2.25 x 0

Safety negative by Carleton Mitchell, photographed July 1952, after the R.O.R.C./R.B.Y.C Transatlantic Race from Bermuda to Plymouth, England; partial view of twin screw motor vessel SIR FRANCIS DRAKE moored to a quay at the town of Plymouth, England; across the water at another quay or dock area, yawl yacht CARIBBEE is moored next to an unidentified sloop, possibly SAMUEL PEPYS, with a large, white building looming over the town in the background; for view of the Transatlantic Race 1952 on CARIBBEE see 1996.31.4339-4438; handwritten on original envelope '4623', corresponds to original Mitchell contact; REF: "Passage East" by Carleton Mitchell (1953).


Related Events

Transatlantic Race (1952)

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Yacht racing