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Title: COTTON BLOSSOM III, 1941

Accession Number: 1984.187.100875F
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: black-and -white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place:
Date: 1941-05-24
Materials: safety film, Kodak #20
Description: 5x7 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on May 24, 1941. Image of 69' Burgess & Morgan designed, Abeking & Rasmussen built 12 meter class sloop COTTON BLOSSOM III (built 1928 in Lemwerder, Germany) undersail. Visible in image: cropped port quarter view of "COTTON BLOSSOM III /STAMFORD / CONN." on starboard beam reach, heeled over, rail down under mainsail and jib, crew in cockpit looks aft at the camera, other sails and land in background. CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection , image acquired in honor of Hudson H. Bubar. For more information see: A CENTURY UNDER SAIL, text by Stanley Rosenfeld, p. 143. Stamped on original negative sleeve: "100875F" and typed: "copy neg...66699 / 5/24/41 / 12/1 COTTON BLOSSOM 111".

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