Nova Scotia Archives

Bluenose: A Canadian Icon

Riggers scramble to fit a jib


Described in Backman, Bluenose (1965) as 'Riggers scramble to fit a jib, fresh from the sail-loft, as Bluenose prepares to meet a new challenger.'

Date: 1938

Photographer: W.R. MacAskill

Reference no.: W.R. MacAskill Nova Scotia Archives accession no. 1987-453 no. 304