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Title: Deck view of auxiliary yawl BOLERO, 1949

Accession Number: 1984.187.123184F
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: black-and -white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NY, New York, Bronx, City Island
Date: 1949-06-09
Materials: safety film
Description: 4x5 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons of a closeup of the deck amidships of the newly launched BOLERO. Partial view of the deck cabin to the right and to the left 2 coffee grinders, winches and a dorade ventilator. BOLERO was a 73'4" famous racing auxiliary yawl built in 1949 by Henry B. Nevins, Inc. of City Island, New York and designed by the firm of Sparkman & Stephens. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "123184F / [Box] 5052". Typed: "6/9/49 / Bolero launching at Nevins / deck view". Notation of print possibly sent by Rosenfeld and Sons to the following: "Drake Sparkman". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m245269 Information regarding reproductions
Mystic Seaport Image ID m245269 Information regarding reproductions