Category: Maritime

lawrenceleemagnuson: Christopher Richard Wynne…

lawrenceleemagnuson:

Christopher Richard Wynne Nevinson (UK 1889-1946)
The Arrival (c.1913)
oil on canvas 76.2 x 63.5 cm

design-is-fine: Willem Frederik ten Broek (or …

design-is-fine:

Willem Frederik ten Broek (or Wim ten Broek), poster before text KNSM, 1937. Royal Netherlands Steamship Co. Amsterdam Source

Captain Cook’s ship Endeavour may have been fo…

Captain Cook’s ship Endeavour may have been found off the US coast: undefined

“  Red Jacket  “  …  Poster, Circa 1855

“  Red Jacket  “  …  Poster, Circa 1855

A History Channel film providing historical do…

A History Channel film providing historical documentation regarding the “Six Original Frigates” of the U S Navy and their importance in establishing the U S Navy as a world sea power.  [1996]

hajandrade:

hajandrade:

Chinese School, 19th centuryA Trading Junk, n.d., oil on canvas, 735 mm x 1105 mm

steamship-historical-society:On this day (Augu…

steamship-historical-society:

On this day (August 31) in 1939, the SS America was launched. Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of then-President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt sponsored the ship. America entered service as the flagship of the United States Lines on August 10,1940, when she set sail on her maiden voyage.
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SS America brochure, SSHSA Archives.
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onlyoldphotography: Max Dupain: Tug “Hero” tow…

onlyoldphotography:

Max Dupain: Tug “Hero” towing the sailing ship “Pamir”, 1947

“  HMS Victory  “

“  HMS Victory  “

worldoflighthouses:

worldoflighthouses:

Vilhelm Melbye (1824–1882) (attributed to) — Shipping off the Eddystone Lighthouse