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Title: COLUMBIA, #US16, 3rd race of the America's Cup, 1958

Accession Number: 1984.187.161400F
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, RI, Newport
Date: 1958-09-24
Materials: safety film, Kodak #10
Description: 4 x 5 Kodak safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons during the the third race of the America's Cup Races off Newport, Rhode Island on September 24, 1958. Stern view of the 12 meter sloop COLUMBIA, #US 16, undersail with her spinnaker set, mainsail and jib reaching on a mild port tack. COLUMBIA, was a 69'7" 12 Meter sloop, built in 1958 by Henry B. Nevins, Inc. of City Island, NY from designs by Olin Stephens of Sparkman and Stevens and rigged by Rod Stevens. Her first owner was the Henry Francis Sears Syndicate of the New York Yacht Club. Stamped neg. sleeve info.: "161400F / SEP 24 1958 / AMERICA'S CUP 1958 / [Box] 5677". Handwritten: "Columbia - 3rd Race". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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