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Title: Sea Sled Corporation, interior, West Mystic, 1926

Accession Number: 1984.187.26692
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: safety negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, CT, West Mystic
Date: 1926-10-05
Materials: Kodak safety film
Description: 8 x 10 Kodak safety negative taken by Rosenfeld and Sons on October 5, 1926. Interior view of the Hickman Sea Sled shop, West Mystic, CT. View of four completed sea sleds lined up in the shop, an unidentified worker is seen posed beside one of the vessels. Each vessel has a tag hanging from the bow, the shop area is clean, possibly a varnishing area. White curtains are pulled back near where the man is standing and an unvarnished boat appears to be pushed up out of view. Typed on original negative sleeve: "26692 / 10/5/26 / The Sea Sled Plant at West Mystic / 1592-16".

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