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Title: Torpedo boat PT 160, 1942

Accession Number: 1984.187.105506F
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: black-and -white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NJ, Bayonne
Date: November 26, 1942
Materials: safety film, Kodak #92
Description: 4 x 5 Kodak safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on November 26, 1942. Starboard beam view of the motor torpedo boat PT 160 underway. Image is a medium shot, deck partially visible, calm water surrounding. PT 160 was a PT 103 class motor torpedo boat, launched November 13, 1942 by Elco in Bayonne, New Jersey. She was 80' in length and was destroyed on November 24, 1945. Stamped on original negative sleeve: "105506F / PT-160 / ELECTRIC BOAT COMPANY / ELCO NAVAL DIVISION / BAYONNE, N.J." Handwritten: "released". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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