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Old Bay Line 1840-1940

By: BROWN, Alexander Crosby

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Dietz Press, Publishers, Richmond, VA, 1940,:

Seller ID: 80873


BROWN, Alexander Crosby. The Old Bay Line 1840-1940. Richmond, VA : The Dietz Press, Publishers, 1940. Pp (6),[i]-xxiii,(1),[1]-176,(2). Colour Frontispiee, and other illustrations in black and white. Index. 4to, illustrated black card covers, printed in yellow. Contents : Introduction by L.R. Powell, Jr. I. Via Old Bay Line in 1840. II. Genesis. III. The Maryland & Virginia Steam Boat Company. IV. The Baltimore Steam Packet Company Makes Its Bow. V. A Pair of “Superb and Commodious” Steamboats. VI. The War of Secessionand Its Aftermath. VII. The Mosquito Fleet. VIII. Through the Turn of t... View more info

Notes on the Dismal Swamp Canal : Arranged on the occasion of the Fall Meeting of the Steamship Historical Society of America at the Mariners' Museum,Newport News, Virginia, October 29, 1949

By: BROWN, Alexander Crosby American Neptune Tiller

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Steamship Historical Society of America, Newport News, VA, 1949,:

Seller ID: 76923


BROWN, Alexander Crosby. Notes on the Dismal Swamp Canal : Arranged on the occasion of the Fall Meeting of the Steamship Historical Society of Americaat the Mariners' Museum, Newport News, Virginia, October 29, 1949. Newport News, VA: Steamship Historical Society of America, 1949. Pp. leaves [1]-4. 4to, stapled typescript. Notes extracted from articles in The American Nep tune and The Tiller. "The Dismal Swamp Ship Canal connecting Chesapeake Bayand Albemarle Sound is undoubtedly the oldest surviving artificial waterwa y ion the United States. Although today it is merely one link in the ch... View more info

Longboat to Hawaii. An Account of the Voyage of the Clipper Ship Hornet. In dj

By: BROWN, Alexander Crosby, (ed.) MITCHELL, Josiah A., Captain TWAIN, Mark

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cornell Maritime Press, 1974, ISBN:0870332015:

Seller ID: 69002


BROWN, Alexander Crosby, (ed.). Longboat to Hawaii: An Account of the Voyage of the Clipper Ship Hornet of New York Bound for San Francisco in 1866. .As Recorded in the Journals of Captain Josiah A. Mitchell, Master, Henry F erguson, Passenger, Samuel Ferguson, Passenger. Together with Observations on the Burning of the Vessel at Sea and the Subsequent Miraculous Preservation of Fifteen Persons during a 43-Day, 4,000-Mile Voyage to Hawaii in the Ship's Longboat, as Prepared by a Newspaper Reporter Writing under the Pen Name of Mark Twain. Assembled and Edited and with a Foreword and Afterword ... View more info

James and John Bard : Painters of Steamboat Portraits.

By: SNIFFEN, Harold S BROWN, Alexander Crosby. BARD, James BARD, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Mariners' Museum, Newport News, VA , 1949,:

Seller ID: 79918


SNIFFEN, Harold S. and Alexander Crosby BROWN. James and John Bard : Painters of Steamboat Portraits. With Check List and Bibliographical Notes. Museum Publication No. 18. [Extract from Art in America, Vol. 37, No. 2, April, 1949]. Newport News, VA : The Mariners' Museum, 1949. Pp [1]-32. Illustrated. 8vo, blue stapled card covers, printed in black. A few red penned markings (unobtrusive), else very good. 30.00 View more info