Pilots and Pilot Boats of Boston Harbor : Presenting stories and illustrations of the skilled, resourceful men of stout hearts who, with their trim, weatherly boats of sturdy construction, have played such an important role in the maritime life of Boston

By: EASTMAN, Ralph M.

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EASTMAN, Ralph M. Pilots and Pilot Boats of Boston Harbor : Presenting stories and illustrations of the skilled, resourceful men of stout hearts who, with their trim, weatherly boats of sturdy construction, have played such an important role in the maritime life of Boston. Boston : Privately printedfor the Second Bank-State Street Trust Company, 1956. Pp (12),1-91,(1). Il lustrated. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. Contents : Background of Pilotage; Why Take on a Pilot?; The Making of a Pilot; Boston Marine Society; Pilots at Boston; Light Island Named for a Pilot; Sylph, Yacht & Pilot Boat;Pilot Boat Fleet of 1859; Captains Dolliver and Chandler, Pilots; Captain William C. Fowler, Pilot; Captain Franklin Fowler, Pilot; Captain George W.Lawler, Pilot; Pilot Boat Lawlor; Pilot Boat Louise; Boston Pilot Boats at Shanghai; 24 Hours on a Pilot Boat; Pilot Boats in the "Portland" Storm; W artime Service; Pilot Headquarters; Pilot #1 and Roseway #2 —Present Pilot Boats; More Early Pilot Boats of Boston. Rubbed, edgeworn, small stain to bottom of first page, else good. As is. 10.00

Title: Pilots and Pilot Boats of Boston Harbor : Presenting stories and illustrations of the skilled, resourceful men of stout hearts who, with their trim, weatherly boats of sturdy construction, have played such an important role in the maritime life of Boston

Author Name: EASTMAN, Ralph M.

Categories: 77,

Publisher: Second Bank-State Street Trust Company, Boston, 1956,:

Seller ID: 94161

Keywords: NAUTICAL MASSACHUSETTS PILOTAGE UNITED STATES PILOT PILOT HARBOR HARBOUR BOSTON PORTS AMERICAN SHIPPING HISTORY,