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Title: FINISTERRE, #260, undersail during the Miami to Nassau Race, 1955

Accession Number: 1984.187.144857F
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place:
Date: 1955
Materials: safety film, Kodak #51
Description: 5x4 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons during the time of the Miami to Nassau Race in 1955. Image of FINISTERRE undersail, port beam view. FINISTERRE was a 38'8" auxiliary yawl, sail #260, built by Seth Persson of Saybrook, CT and designed by Sparkman & Stephens, Inc. in 1954 for Carleton Mitchell. Stamped negative sleeve info.: "144857F / [Box] 5413 / MIAMI-NASSAU 1955". Handwritten: "Finisterre / Wed / 2nd". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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