Tag Archives: Ships & Sailing

1968: Submarine

George Dunning, director: Yellow Submarine (1968)

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1882: Waves

Alfred Thompson Bricher: Breaking Waves (c. 1882)

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2003: Donkey

Paola Pivi: Untitled (Donkey) (2003)

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1814: The Fairy Vessel Performed its Little Voyage

The poet Percy Bysshe Shelley loved paper boats: Shelley’s walks, when not determined elsewhere, often tended in the direction of a pond at no great distance from Primrose Hill, very proper for the delectable amusement of sailing paper boats; or … Continue reading

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2016: Correction

A correction in The New York Times, April 10, 2016: An article on March 20 about wave piloting in the Marshall Islands misstated the number of possible paths that could be navigated without instruments among the 34 islands and atolls … Continue reading

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1863: Sheep in a Boat

Rosa Bonheur: Changing Pastures (1863)

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1910: Harbor

Unknown Brooklyn photographer: Steamer in New York Harbor (c. 1910-20); found on PhotoSeed.

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