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Title: Bear Mountain Race trophies, Colonial YC, 1927

Accession Number: 1984.187.28300
Type: black-and-white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, NY
Date: 1927-04-14
Description: 8 x 10 soft negative taken by Rosenfeld and Sons on April 14, 1927. View of four trophies for the Heilner Cup, or Bear Mountain Race, sponsored by the Corinthian Yacht Club. Trophies read (as standing left to right): "COLONIAL YACHT CLUB / BEAR MOUNTAIN RACE / 1927 / FIRST PRIZE / WON BY"; (next trophy, larger) "HEILNER TROPHY / BEAR MOUNTAIN RACE / COLONIAL YACHT / CLUB"; "COLONIAL YACHT CLUB / BEAR MOUNTAIN RACE / 1927 / SECOND PRIZE / WON BY"; (and last trophy to far right) "COLONIAL YACHT CLUB / BEAR MOUNTAIN RACE / 1927 / THIRD PRIZE / WON BY". No winners engraved on trophies. Typed on original negative sleeve: "28300 / 4/14/27 / Comm Julius Heilner, 87 - 5th Ave / City. / Photo of trophies at office".

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