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The yachts "Vesta," "Henrietta," and "Fleetwing" begin their Atlantic Race off Sandy Hook, New Jersey, December 11, 1866, artist's impression.

Scanned by: 
Jia Ma, House Divided Project, Dickinson College
Scan date: 

Cropped, sized and prepared for use here by John Osborne, Dickinson College, June 12, 2016.

Image type: 
Courtesy of: 
Archives and Special Collections, Dickinson College
Original caption: 
The yachts "Henrietta," "Fleetwing," and "Vesta," on their Grand Race across the Atlantic from Sandy Hook to Cowes.
Source citation: 

Harper's Weekly Magazine, December 22, 1866, p. 809.