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Title: New York Yacht Club America's Cup Selection Committee, 1964

Accession Number: 1984.187.177675F
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: black-and -white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, RI, Newport
Date: 1964
Materials: safety film, Kodak
Description: 2 1/2 x 3 1/2 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons during the time of the Observation Series for the America's Cup for 1964. This group of men had the difficult job of choosing the best out of four American potential defenders down to one for the America's Cup races in September. The New York Yacht Club Selection Committee in 1964 were (l.-r.): Henry Sears, Julian K. Roosevelt, Henry S. Morgan (chairman of the committee), Percy Chubb II, George R. Hinman, DeCoursey Fales, W. Mahlon Dickerson. Stamped negative sleeve info.: "177675 / [Box] 5942". Handwritten: "NYYC Selection Committee". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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