The photo is believed to be from the 1921 regatta in Pensacola, Houston's first Lipton event. The Houston team finished third, which was respectable and allowed the group to return home and call for major changes. The most significant alteration was the Club's request to move to Galveston Bay.
Houston Yacht Club. "Officials, skippers, crew and wives from the Houston Yacht Club attending an early Lipton Cup event." (1921) Houston Yacht Club via Rice University: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/37327.
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