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Reproduced courtesy of Mary Martin

Material relating to the design and construction of yachts

Date: c 1950
Credit Line: ANMM Collection Gift from Roy Martin
Object Copyright: © Mary Martin
Classification:Ephemera
Object Name: Archive series
Object No: ANMS1061

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    Description
    This archive series numbered [001] - [086] consists of material relating to the design and construction of yachts donated by Roy Martin, the designer of the first C-Class catamaran to defend the Little America's Cup using a solid wing sail MISS NYLEX.

    It includes 13 diagrams of a gooseneck, boom, front deck plate, mast step, sail and jib; two line graphs showing the curve of areas for DOLPHIN; four plans for GREY NURSE; three pages of miscellaneous drawings; six letters from G Fogg to Herbert Martin and three other letters; 26 notes related to design of GREY NURSE and CELESTE; 16 receipts, a statements and an invoice; five photographs of GREY NURSE and CELESTE; an advertisement for the sale of the yacht GREY NURSE; application form, booklet; document; newspaper clipping and racing program.
    Additional Titles

    Web title: Material relating to the design and construction of yachts

    Collection title: MISS NYLEX collection

    Assigned title: Documents largely relating to the design and construction of the yacht GREY NURSE

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