Have a glimpse at one of the prettiest yachts to visit the Danish West Indies. 🔎
Gitana was a wooden-keeled schooner, designed and built by D.J. Lawlor of Boston in 1882.
Her owner, William F. Weld was a Harvard Graduate and Commodore of the Eastern Yacht Club in Massassachussets.
Cruising Through the West Indies
Gitana sailed amongst all the islands arriving from St. Kitts to set anchor in the beautiful harbor of Charlotte Amalie.
Her Commander, Captain Williams knew the waters well.
Tagging along for fun, was the yacht, Carlotta which left the United States at the same time to cruise thorough the Caribbean with her.
Below are a few images from the Nathaniel L. Stebbins Photographic Collection of her stateroom and deck.