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Title: BOLERO, #134, New York Yacht Club Race to Port Jefferson, 1950

Accession Number: 1984.187.126621F
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, Long Island Sound
Date: 1950-06-02
Materials: safety film, Kodak #440
Description: 4x5 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons June 2, 1950. Image of BOLERO, undersail, on a brisk windy day showing a port quarter view on a mild starboard tack with a clear view of the deck. BOLERO, a 73'4" auxiliary yawl built in 1949 by Henry B. Nevins, Inc. of City Island, New York from designs by Sparkman & Stephens, was a well-known, competitive racing yawl for many years. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "126621F / JUN 2 1950 / [Box] 4109". Typed: "NYYC RACE TO PORT JEFFERSON". Handwritten: "Bolero 134". Notation of print possibly sent by Rosenfeld and Sons to the following: "Shields". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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