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Title: HERBERT L. RAWDING

Accession Number: 2001.69.62
Category: PHOTOGRAPHS - SOFT NEGATIVES
Type: soft negative
Maker: Dale, F. Slade
Place: USA, MA, New Bedford; USA, FL, Miami
Date: 1926-04-27
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Description: Soft negative by F. Slade Dale aboard the four-masted coastal schooner HERBERT L. RAWDING. Taken while vessel was en route with freight, from Miami, FL to New Bedford, MA on the week of April 27, 1926. The photographer was hitching a ride home from a voyage south he had taken aboard a twelve-foot sneakbox. View of an unidentified tugboat pulled up alongside the RAWDING. Captain seen leaning over rail and a black sailor is seen from the back, on the left hand side of the image. In the background, a four masted schooner is seen, probably docked. See print 2001.69.63.

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