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Gunboat "Philadelphia"

Author:
Dorwin, Harold  Search this
Subject:
National Museum of American History (U.S.) (NMAH)  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Color ; Size: 12.6w x 8.43h ; Type of Image: Object ; Exhibit; Medium: Digital Image
Type:
Object
Digital Image
Exhibit
Place:
United States
Date:
April 13, 2005
Revolution, 1775-1783
Topic:
Boats and boating  Search this
Sea-power  Search this
Military history  Search this
Gunboats  Search this
Philadelphia (Ship)  Search this
United States--History--1775-1783  Search this
Naval history  Search this
Artifacts  Search this
Firearms  Search this
History  Search this
Standard number:
2005-8361
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_12899

[Trade catalogs on St. Lawrence River skiffs, row boats, canoes, launches, yacht tenders, sculls, working boats, dingheys, boat and canoe fittings, oars, paddles, rowlocks, rowing machines, sails, anchors, centreboards, steering wheels and bearings ... ]

Author:
St. Lawrence River Skiff, Canoe and Steam Launch Co  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<1> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
2001
[2001]-
Topic:
Boats and boating  Search this
Canoes and canoeing  Search this
Skiffs  Search this
Call number:
054284
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_686778

Archaeology and the social history of ships / Richard A. Gould

Author:
Gould, Richard A  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 360 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2000
Topic:
Underwater archaeology  Search this
Shipwrecks  Search this
Ships--History  Search this
Ocean and civilization  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_616308

The canoe : an illustrated history / Jim Poling, Sr

Author:
Poling, Jim Sr  Search this
Physical description:
143 p. : ill. ; 21 x 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Canoes and canoeing--History  Search this
Boats  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_686935

End of voyages : the afterlife of a ship / Michael Stammers

Author:
Stammers, Michael  Search this
Physical description:
189 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2004
Topic:
Ships--Scrapping--History  Search this
Shipwrecks--History  Search this
Call number:
VM149 .S73 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_762106

Shipboard fire / by Frank D. Harrisson

Author:
Harrisson, Frank D  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 209 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2005
C2005
Topic:
Ships--Fires and fire prevention  Search this
Fire prevention  Search this
Fire extinction  Search this
Call number:
VK1258 .H37 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_836772

Deadrise and cross-planked / Larry S. Chowning

Author:
Chowning, Larry S. 1949-  Search this
Physical description:
177 p. : ill ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Chesapeake Bay (Md. and Va.)
Date:
2007
Topic:
Boats and boating  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_902498

Boat Installation, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Chihuly, Dale 1941-  Search this
Medium:
Glass and wood
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Columbus Museum 1251 Wynnton Road Columbus Georgia 31906 Accession Number: 96.5
Date:
2001
Topic:
Architecture--Boat  Search this
Control number:
IAS 10640046
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_384097

Boat plans at Mystic Seaport / Anne and Maynard Bray

Author:
Bray, Anne 1937-  Search this
Bray, Maynard  Search this
Mystic Seaport Museum  Search this
Physical description:
207 p. : ill., plans ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Boatbuilding--Designs and plans  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Call number:
VM321 .B73 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_615992

QAYAQ : kayaks of Alaska and Siberia / David W. Zimmerly ; Paul Gardinier, kayak exhibit coordinator

Author:
Zimmerly, David W. 1938-  Search this
Physical description:
x, 103 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Alaska
Russia (Federation)
Siberia, Northeastern
Date:
2000
Topic:
Eskimos--Boats  Search this
Ethnology  Search this
Kayaks  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_628295

At home afloat : women on the waters of the Pacific Northwest / Nancy Pagh

Author:
Pagh, Nancy 1963-  Search this
Physical description:
xix, 179 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Northwest, Pacific
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
Women and the sea  Search this
Seafaring life  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Sex role  Search this
Call number:
G540 .P34 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_629358

The fire of his genius : Robert Fulton and the American dream / Kirkpatrick Sale

Author:
Sale, Kirkpatrick  Search this
Subject:
Fulton, Robert 1765-1815  Search this
Physical description:
242 p., [8] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
2001
C2001
Topic:
Marine engineers  Search this
Inventors  Search this
Steamboats--History  Search this
Call number:
CT275.F97 S25 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_632107

The sea's bitter harvest : thirteen deadly days on the North Atlantic / Douglas A. Campbell

Author:
Campbell, Douglas A  Search this
Physical description:
288 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
North Atlantic
New Jersey
Date:
2002
Topic:
Shipwrecks  Search this
Fishing boats--Safety measures  Search this
Clamming  Search this
Fishers  Search this
Call number:
G525 .C32 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_670492

Aak to Zumbra : a dictionary of the world's watercraft / the Mariners' Museum ; with contributions by M.H. Parry and others ; illustrations by M.H. Parry

Author:
Parry, M. H  Search this
Mariners' Museum (Newport News, Va.)  Search this
Physical description:
x, 676 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Date:
2000
C2000
Topic:
Ships  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_671744

Electrical boats and navigation / by Thomas Commerford Martin, and Joseph Sachs

Author:
Martin, Thomas Commerford 1856-1924  Search this
Sachs, Joseph  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 232 p. : ill., (some folded) ; 23 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Electric boats  Search this
Call number:
VM345 .M37 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_675832

Relaunching the schooner Amistad

Author:
Mitchell, William Frank  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Pinkney, Bill (William)  Search this
Amistad (Schooner)  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Connecticut
Date:
2000
Topic:
Ships--Reconstruction  Search this
Call number:
E185.5 .A512
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_690667

Boats of the world : from the Stone Age to Medieval times / Seán McGrail

Author:
McGrail, Sean  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 480 p. : ill., maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2001
2002
Topic:
Boats and boating--History  Search this
Boats, Ancient  Search this
Ships, Medieval  Search this
Underwater archaeology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_710732

Wooden steamers on the Great Lakes / Rodney H. Mills

Author:
Mills, Rodney H. 1924-  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 229 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Great Lakes
Date:
2002
Topic:
Ships--History  Search this
Ship registers  Search this
Ships, Wooden  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_717757

Building a birchbark canoe : the Algonquin Wâbanäki Tcîmân / David Gidmark with a contribution by Denis Alsford

Author:
Gidmark, David  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 147 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2002
Topic:
Boats  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Canoes and canoeing  Search this
Boatbuilding  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_724980

Sailing into Egypt's past

Author:
Wachsmann, Shelley  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Egypt
Luxor
Luxor (Egypt)
Date:
2002
Topic:
Festivals  Search this
Islamic festivals  Search this
Boats and boating  Search this
Processions  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Call number:
GN700.A1 A66
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_751064

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