Past Commodore Will Hamilton’s Victory class, Alerte c. 1932
Named Victory class in tribute to the yachtsmen who participated in World War I, twenty of these boats were built, all on the East Coast. From the 1920’s until the beginning of World War II, the Houston Yacht Club fleet included four of these one design boats.
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Houston Yacht Club Archives, LaPorte, Texas
Houston Yacht Club via Rice University
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Is Part Of
Houston Waterways collections online at https://scholarship.rice.edu/handle/1911/36090 and http://digital.houstonlibrary.org/ (search "waterways").
Is Version Of
Published in book form 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.