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Title: BOLERO's crew, Newport to Bermuda Race, 1950

Accession Number: 1984.187.126972F
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, RI, Newport
Date: 1950
Materials: safety film, Kodak
Description: 4x5 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons just before the start of the Newport to Bermuda Race in 1950. Image of the crew of BOLERO, on the starboard aft side, posed for a group shot. BOLERO, sail #134, was a 73'4" auxiliary yawl built in 1949 by Henry B. Nevins, Inc. of City Island, New York from designs by Sparkman & Stephens. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "126972F / NEWPORT-BERMUDA 1950 / [Box] 5115". Handwritten: "#134 / Bolero - crew / 1st to finish". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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