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Title: MISS DETROIT III and II and MISS MINNEAPOLIS, on dock, Gold Cup Race, 1918

Accession Number: 1984.187.3093FS
Type: black-and -white negative
Maker: Rosenfeld and Sons
Place: USA, MI, Detroit
Date: 1918
Materials: nitrate negative
Description: 5 x 7 nitrate negative taken by Rosenfeld and Sons at the Gold Cup Races, 1918. View of several speed boats preparing on the docks for the races. A narrow channel is seen scattered with various boats of all types, automobiles seen parked in background, and spectators scattered throughout. Photographers posed with cameras, a woman knitting, and mechanics all are visible. MISS DETROIT III seen in foreground, MISS DETROIT II and MISS MINNEAPOLIS also visible. Handwritten on negative sleeve: "3093S / Boats at Dock / Gold Cup Races 191 / Box 466".

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