Image Archive

Detailed Record

Title: Fog at Buoy, New London to Marblehead Race, 1949

Accession Number: 1984.187.123635F
Type: black-and -white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Date: 1949
Materials: safety film, Kodak
Description: 5x4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons late June or July 1949 during the time of the New London to Marblehead Race. Image of bell buoy in calm water on a foggy day to the right in the negative and an unidentified sloop in fog in the background to the left showing a starboard beam view on starboard close reach with a marconi-rigged mainsail and jib. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "123635F / [Box] 5059". Handwritten: "New London - Marblehead / Fog". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection. For more information see: A CENTURY UNDER SAIL, text by Stanley Rosenfeld, p. 152.

Mystic Seaport Image ID m405252 Information regarding reproductions