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Title: International Knockdown, 1941

Accession Number: 1984.187.102655F
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place:
Date: 1941-09-07
Materials: safety film, Kodak #26
Description: 5 x 7 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on September 7, 1941. Image of 33' Bjarne Aas International One Design sloops MAID OF HONOUR and HOPE (built 1937 in Fredrikstad, Norway). Visible in image: port quarter view of HOPE (15) and MAID OF HONOUR (3) on starboard beam reach under marconi-rigged mainsail and spinnaker in heavy seas, HOPE is dragging both sails in water as the crew climbs for the windward rail, land and other sails 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. 145. Stamped on original negative sleeve: "102655F" and typed: "9/7/41 / Intnl Class".

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