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Title: BOLERO, auxiliary yawl underway, 1954

Accession Number: 1984.187.141256F
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Date: 1954-06-06
Description: 5x4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons on June 6, 1954. Image of 73.5' Nevins auxiliary yawl BOLERO (built 1949) underway. Visible in image: port beam view of yawl on starboard close-hauled tack with marconi-rigged main and mizzen sails, and genoa raised, race # 134 on mainsail, pennent on main, John Nicholas Brown burgee- white swallow tail with two parallel vertical lines with star in center- on mizzen mast, another yawl and land in background. Stamped on original negative sleeve: "141256F / JUN 6 1954 / 5353" and handwritten: "134 / BOLERO / T". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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