The cover photo is of a replica of the 185′ three-masted schooner ATLANTIC, which won the Kaiser’s Cup in the trans-
Atlantic Race of 1905, setting a course record that held for almost 100 years.

The original Gardner-designed ATLANTIC was built in 1904 by Townsend and Downey, at Shooter’s Island, just north of Staten Island, in a boatyard that existed for just ten years, but which also built Kaiser Wilhelm’s famous racing schooner METEOR III. METEOR III’s remains are scattered n…

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