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Valkyrie

PC047.02.2110.05998 (RS146422)

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Third America's Cup race between Defender & Valkyrie III, Valkyrie III immediately withdrew after the start, leading to an eclat between her owner Dunraven and the New York Yacht Club.Valkyrie III, designed by Watson in 1894/1895; a rather wide boat compared to the 1893 Valkyrie II from where she can be distinguished always because she had her martingale, or bobstay spreader, attached to the bowsprit some two feet forward of the stem h

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Collection Name
Nathaniel L. Stebbins photographic collection
Collection Code
PC047
Dates
1895-09-12
Physical Description
1 photograph
Dimensions
9.25x 7.25 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Stebbins negative: 5998
GUSN
278803
Reference Code
PC047.02.2110.05998

Record details

Originator
Stebbins, N. L. (Nathaniel Livermore), 1847-1922 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
sloops (sailing vessels)
yachts
Material Type
photographs

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