Title: WEATHERLY, 1962 |
Accession Number: 1984.187.173268F
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Materials: Kodak safety film
Description: 4 x 5 Kodak safety negative taken by Rosenfeld and Sons in 1962. Port beam view of the 12 meter sloop WEATHERLY (US 17) under sail. Shoreline and houses visible in background. Handwritten on original negative sleeve: "12/17 Weatherly". WEATHERLY was a US America's Cup trial boat 1958, with Arthur Knapp, Jr. as skipper. Her design was modified by A.E. Luder, Jr. for the 1962 America's Cup race, where she was skippered by Emil "Bus" Mosbacher. WEATHERLY was used as a "tune-up" boat for INTREPID for the 1970 America's Cup trials and her skipper then, was George Hinman.
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