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Title: SEA PUSS, New London, CT, 1947

Accession Number: 1984.187.117014F
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, CT, New London
Date: 1947
Materials: Kodak safety film
Description: 4 x 5 Kodak safety negative taken by Rosenfeld and Sons in New London, CT, 1947. Starboard beam view of the motor yacht SEA PUSS, owned by John T. Pratt, Jr. in 1947. Vessel seen with four women aboard, passing Ocean Beach, New London. SEA PUSS was designed and built by Consolidated Shipbuilding Corporation in 1933. She had two gas engines and measured 65 feet in length. Her home port was Glen Cove, Long Island. Stamped on original negative sleeve: "117014F / NEW LONDON 1947 / 4948". Handwritten on negative sleeve: "Sea Puss".

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