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dc.creatorHouston Yacht Club
dc.date.accessioned 2011-03-22T22:21:29Z
dc.date.available 2011-03-22T22:21:29Z
dc.date.issued 1908
dc.identifier.citation Houston Yacht Club. "The Russara serving as an escort for the Windom, 1908." (1908) Houston Yacht Club via Rice University: https://hdl.handle.net/1911/37353.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/37353
dc.description In the 1908 regatta, the Russara won two races: the 50- and 100-mile race, which earned the Rudder Cup. Jack O'Neil captained this ship to victory.
dc.description.abstract The Russara was one of many Houston Launch Club yachts which escorted the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Windom to the newly dredged turning basin of the Houston Ship Channel after the 1908 annual regatta.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Houston Yacht Club via Rice University
dc.rights This material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
dc.source Houston Yacht Club Archives, LaPorte, Texas
dc.subject.lcshHouston Yacht Club--History
dc.title The Russara serving as an escort for the Windom, 1908
dc.digitization.specifications Images were scanned as JPGs from originals by Houston Yacht Club for the 1998 publication “From Buffalo Bayou to Galveston Bay: The Centennial History of The Houston Yacht Club, 1897-1997” by HYC Fleet Historian Dora F. (Sam) Akkerman, 1998, Houston Yacht Club, publisher. The original materials were no longer accessible for making higher resolution scans for this project.
dc.digitization.specifications No master version
dc.contributor.funder Funding for the digitization of this material was provided by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission's "Train to Share: Interoperability Training for Cultural Heritage Institutions" grant and by Rice University.
dc.date.digital 1998
dc.identifier.digital HYC00428
dc.publisher.original Published as part of “From Buffalo Bayou to Galveston Bay : the history of the Houston Yacht Club” by HYC Fleet Historian Dora F. (Sam) Akkerman, 2nd edition, 2008, Houston Yacht Club, publisher.
dc.type.genre photographs
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