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Title: Careened boat tied to another for maintenance work, Bequia harbor, brigantine ALBATROSS voyage, 1960

Accession Number: 2002.35.172
Type: 35mm color slide
Maker: Langford, Richard E.
Place: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Bequia
Date: 1960-1961
Description: 35mm color slide from voyage of brigantine ALBATROSS 1960-1961; photographed by Richard E. Langford who was a teacher aboard the vessel when it sank May 2, 1961; he used slides in this collection (2002.35.1-657) for lectures about the sinking. The following transcription is from Richard Langford Collection AV 193:2002-5,6: [TCR 01:36:48]: “You see how he careens the boat? Ties it down to the one next to it and they can work on that half of the bottom.”

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