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Title: BOLERO, #134, Newport to Bermuda Race, 1950

Accession Number: 1984.187.126982F
Type: black-and -white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, RI, Newport
Date: 1950
Materials: direct copy safety film
Description: 5x4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons during the time of the Newport to Bermuda Race in 1950. Image of the first vessel to finish in the race, the 73'6" auxiliary yawl, BOLERO, sail #124 (DS: S&S; BU: Nevins, 1949), off Newport, Rhode Island, undersail, port beam view, deck visible. Other sailing vessels in the background. Shoreline in the distance. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "126982F / NEWPORT-BERMUDA 1950 / [Box] 5115". Handwritten: "Bolero #134". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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