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Title: MISS HOPATCONG, Baby Gar model, underway, Boston, 1927

Accession Number: 1984.187.22979F
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, MA, Boston
Date: 1927-06
Materials: safety film, Kodak #50
Description: 5x7 safety negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons at the time of the Boston Races, June, 1927off Boston, Massachusetts. Image of MISS HOPATCONG underway, starboard bow view with a driver in the forward cockpit and a rider in the aft cockpit. MISS HOPATCONG was a 33' Baby Gar runabout racer, designed and built by Gar Wood, Inc. of Algonac, Michigan, in 1927 and had 3 cockpits, 2 amidships and 1 aft. Typed neg. sleeve info.: "22979-F". Stamped: "BOSTON 1927". Handwritten: "Miss Hopatcong / Box 1775". CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.

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