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Title: TEMPO VI, 1949

Accession Number: 1984.187.123724F
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, MI, Detroit
Date: July 02, 1949
Materials: Kodak safety film
Description: 4 x 5 Kodak safety negative taken by Rosenfeld and Sons. Image taken at the Gold Cup Race in Detroit, 1949. Port beam view of TEMPO VI underway, with Guy Lombardo at the wheel. Spectators visible on shore in background. TEMPO VI was built by the Ventnor Boat Co., Egg Harbor City, NJ 1938. She was designed by Arno A. Apel, and launched as MY SIN. Guy Lombardo bought MY SIN and renamed her TEMPO VI. Stamped on original negative sleeve: "123724F / JUL 2 1949 / GOLD CUP / DETROIT / 1949 / 5061". Handwritten on sleeve: "tempo VI". (See further vessel details in RACING UNLIMITED, Robert Burd, 1989.)

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