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Title: BOLERO, #134, stepping the mast, 1949

Accession Number: 1984.187.123305FA
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: black-and -white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NY, New York, Bronx, City Island
Date: 1949-06-14
Materials: safety film
Description: 5x4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on June 14, 1949. View of the new mast hanging from a crane being put in place by two yard workers on BOLERO, bow on view, dockside. 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 for the owner John Nicholas Brown. Stamped negative sleeve info.: "123305F / [Box] 5054". Typed: "6/14/49 / Bolero #134". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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