Image Archive

Detailed Record

Title: Grenadine island, brigantine ALBATROSS voyage, 1960

Accession Number: 2002.35.194
Type: 35mm color slide
Maker: Langford, Richard E.
Place: West Indies, French West Indies, Grenadine Islands
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 01:40:24]: “This is one of the little Grenadine islands [West Indies]. They all have that little hill, then the little white sand strip. And they’re all around you. There are dozens of them.”

Mystic Seaport Image ID m417860    Information regarding reproductions