Category: Sailor

sailorgil: “ February 14, 1942 ”  …  New Yorke…

sailorgil:

“ February 14, 1942 ”  …  New Yorker Cover by Artist:  Julian de Miskey

“For a Sailor ashore in February, it is time to mail Valentines to all the girls in all the ports !! ”  ……  Sailor Gil

“  Jack Benny  –  U S Navy  “  … …

“  Jack Benny  –  U S Navy  “  …  World War I

“ Portrait of a Sailor “

“ Portrait of a Sailor “

hauntedbystorytelling: Standing at attention …

hauntedbystorytelling:

Standing at attention as sailors in the 1940′s. Courtesy of The Rockettes. / source: Vanity Fair

sailorgil: Perhaps, this Mermaid is looking fo…

sailorgil:

Perhaps, this Mermaid is looking for a pipe smoking Sailor !

[Source/Artist: Unknown ?]

“ Their First Thanksgiving “

“ Their First Thanksgiving “

“ French Sailor “  …  Portrait  [1971]

“ French Sailor “  …  Portrait  [1971]

oledavyjones: dandy Jack Tar of RN serving on the Pomone. She…

oledavyjones:

dandy Jack Tar of RN serving on the Pomone.

She was hulked in 1910 and served as a stationary training ship until 1922 when she was sold for scrap.

The photo appears to having been taken in Bombay. between 1900-1910)

HMS Pomone was a Pelorus-class protected cruiser built for the Royal Navy in the late 1890s

waldopeircegoestowar:                                            …

waldopeircegoestowar:

                                                             

New World Meets Old World!

100 years ago, port of Brest, Brittany, France – A freshly debarked American sailor chatting with a Breton lady and her great granddaughter. Bretons and Americans living together; imagine the huge language barrier and the cultural shock they had to overcome! BnF

swanngalleries:Reginald Marsh brings old New York to life in…

swanngalleries:

Reginald Marsh brings old New York to life in gritty tableaux. “Tattoo – Shave – Haircut,” 1932, an etching with watercolor, shows the Bowery bustling at night. This is also the subject of an oil painting titled “Tattoo and Haircut” of the same year. Coming to auction September 19 with 19th & 20th Century Prints & Drawings.
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