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Great Encouragement for Seamen

Great Encouragement for Seamen

This is the copy of the original poster from 1777 , very rare, very hard to find, this world make a great collection for anyone. The item “Great Encouragement for Seamen” is in sale since Thursday, February 8, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Transportation\Boats & Ships\Military\Photographs”. The seller is “bujaj1982″ and is located… (read more)

US Navy Great White Fleet Platter USS Maine, Baltimore, Nashville, Iowa, Indiana

US Navy Great White Fleet Platter USS Maine, Baltimore, Nashville, Iowa, Indiana

Navy Great White Fleet Commemorative Platter. Produced by O C Co. (Ohio China Company, Palestine, Ohio). Features five Navy ships of the Great White Fleet: USS Maine (pre-dreadnaught battleship). USS Nashville (the only gunboat of its type), USS Indiana (America’s first modern battleship of the dreadnaught type), USS. USS Iowa our second modern. Measures approximately:… (read more)

Van Ryper Boat Model 9 Inch Of Chiriqui Great White Fleet Passenger Cruise

Van Ryper Boat Model 9 Inch Of Chiriqui Great White Fleet Passenger Cruise

The longer I look at this model the more I fall in love with its simplicity and naturalness. The boat model measures 9 inches long and the width is 1 1/4 inches. The boat is signed “Chiriqui” on the front of stearn and starboard. The shelve came with this piece the colors of blue with… (read more)

Great Encouragement for Seamen

Great Encouragement for Seamen

A very hard find. This is a replica of the original poster from 1777 made by posters of the past. John Paul Jones was recruiting seamen in Portsmouth NH. This would be a great addition to any history collection. It’s in good condition with a nice worn look. You can see from the pictures any… (read more)

Lifeboat Compass USNS Marine Adder 1950s Troop Ship GREAT GIFT IDEA

Lifeboat Compass USNS Marine Adder 1950s Troop Ship GREAT GIFT IDEA

This is an interesting item and a wonderful gift for that nautical someone special; a lifeboat compass from the MARINE ADDER made by John Hand and Sons, Phila & Balto. The compass works flawlessly and there are no air bubbles in the compass chamber. The case is clean with a few minor scratches. The glass… (read more)

Great White Fleet Lithograph The Pride Of The Pacific In San Francisco Harbor

Great White Fleet Lithograph The Pride Of The Pacific In San Francisco Harbor

Rare lithograph of the Great White Fleet in San Francisco in 1908. The pictured include the USS Connecticut, USS Maine, USS Kansas, USS Missouri, USS South Dakota, USS Kentucky, USS Kearsarge, USS Vermont, USS California, USS Louisiana, USS Virginia, USS Rhode Island, USS Maryland, USS Wisconsin, USS New Jersey, USS Georgia, as well as several… (read more)

Great White Fleet Lithograph The Pride Of The Pacific In San Francisco Harbor

Great White Fleet Lithograph The Pride Of The Pacific In San Francisco Harbor

Rare lithograph of the Great White Fleet in San Francisco in 1908. The pictured include the USS Connecticut, USS Maine, USS Kansas, USS Missouri, USS South Dakota, USS Kentucky, USS Kearsarge, USS Vermont, USS California, USS Louisiana, USS Virginia, USS Rhode Island, USS Maryland, USS Wisconsin, USS New Jersey, USS Georgia, as well as several… (read more)

Great White Fleet Lithograph The Pride Of The Pacific In San Francisco Harbor

Great White Fleet Lithograph The Pride Of The Pacific In San Francisco Harbor

Rare lithograph of the Great White Fleet in San Francisco in 1908. The pictured include the USS Connecticut, USS Maine, USS Kansas, USS Missouri, USS South Dakota, USS Kentucky, USS Kearsarge, USS Vermont, USS California, USS Louisiana, USS Virginia, USS Rhode Island, USS Maryland, USS Wisconsin, USS New Jersey, USS Georgia, as well as several… (read more)