Last edited by Juzil
Friday, August 7, 2020 | History

2 edition of Famous seamen of America. found in the catalog.

Famous seamen of America.

Webster, Hanson Hart

Famous seamen of America.

by Webster, Hanson Hart

  • 302 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Thomas Y. Crowell company in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Sailors.,
    • United States -- History, Naval.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsPowers, Ella M. b. 1865, joint comp.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE182 .W42
      The Physical Object
      Pagination390 p.
      Number of Pages390
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6719276M
      LC Control Number28022396
      OCLC/WorldCa422276

        The Lewis and Clark Expedition began in , when President Thomas Jefferson tasked Meriwether Lewis with exploring lands west of the Mississippi River .   Stories of America’s Past. Welcome to America Comes Alive!, a site I created to share little-known stories of regular people who made a difference and changed the course of history. Look around and see what inspires you! — Kate Kelly.

      You can see how Seamans families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Seamans family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between and Seaman Family in America: As Descended from Capt. John Seaman of Hempstead, Long Island September , Higginson Books Paperback in English.

      The Seaman family in America p93 The Seaman family in America p94 This site powered by The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding ©, v. , written by Darrin Lythgoe The 'Seaman's Book' provides a travel document that can be used instead of a passport in some order to be used as a passport, the situation must be appropriate (i.e., joining or leaving a vessel) and the book itself must contain all of the information that a passport would normally contain.


Share this book
You might also like
Spirits and other stories

Spirits and other stories

Three Little Fantasies

Three Little Fantasies

Auditing Standards and Procedures Manual 1994

Auditing Standards and Procedures Manual 1994

Text and description of Committee print two of the Consumer safety act (S. 983, S. 1797).

Text and description of Committee print two of the Consumer safety act (S. 983, S. 1797).

Expansion of technology, 500-1500.

Expansion of technology, 500-1500.

Madagascar

Madagascar

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam

Spectrum guide to Malawi

Spectrum guide to Malawi

1989 Supplement to Water Polution and Hazardous Wasts (Environmental Law, 2A)

1989 Supplement to Water Polution and Hazardous Wasts (Environmental Law, 2A)

Dirty humidifiers may cause health problems.

Dirty humidifiers may cause health problems.

Accelerated testing and vehicle reliability.

Accelerated testing and vehicle reliability.

Indian painting

Indian painting

Headship

Headship

The Charter of rights and freedoms

The Charter of rights and freedoms

Liturgy of the Roman Catholic Church.

Liturgy of the Roman Catholic Church.

Discover Science, Grade Three

Discover Science, Grade Three

Famous seamen of America by Webster, Hanson Hart Download PDF EPUB FB2

Whether it's Hollywood, novels, documentaries, or good old fashioned history class, the lives of famous sailors (whether fictional or real) have permeated most parts of popular culture. As a member of Crewtoo, it's safe to say that you've probably heard of most (if not all) of the below sailors.

Famous seamen of America. [Hanson Hart Webster; Ella M Powers] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Famous seamen of America.

book. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library.

Skipper Ahab: A fictitious character penned by American author Herman Melville, skipper Ahab is a brooding captain of the whaling vessel Pequod. His character portrayal is often regarded to be quite intense as the plot of the novel details his obsession and vengeance with the albino black whale (sperm whale), a unique paradox in itself.

This latest book is a wonderful series of accounts of a dozen famous pirates and their crews. The reader is taken onto the ships and into the deadly adventures of such pirates as Captain Avery, William Kidd and Captain Teach - or Blackbeard himself.

This was an exciting historical account that makes me only want to know more/5(27). Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “Seaman Family in America: As Descended from Capt. John Seaman of Hempstead, Long Island” as Want to Read: Want to Read saving.

Jacob Nagle (–), well-traveled seaman who wrote a journal Jure Šterk (–), Slovenian round-the-world sailor and author of books about his voyages and sailing Joseph D. Stewart, Vice Admiral, Superintendent of the United States Merchant Marine Academy.

An article by James H. Williams in the Coast Seamen’s Journal in reported: “The more ignorant or complaisant man they found, the better the blood-money-hungry crimps liked him.

All sorts and conditions of humanity were regularly shanghaied on board outward bound windjammers and turned over to the bucko mates to be ‘combed out’ and remodeled into a sailor. “This long-overdue book takes us on a voyage of discovery in what we thought were familiar waters as W. Jeffrey Bolster―a veteran seaman and University of New Hampshire associate professor of history―lifts our collective awareness of a little known maritime subject Reviews:   These books have been greatly appreciated by readers across the world and are a must-read for those working at the sea.

Moby Dick: Written by American novelist Herman Melville in the mids, Moby Dick is considered to be a classic book which D. Lawrence once described as “the greatest book of the sea ever written.”. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

My library. A continental breakfast is available daily at Seamen's Club. The accommodation has a terrace. Museum of the Santa Inquisicion is 9 miles from Seamen's Club, while Museum of the Nation is 12 miles away.

The nearest airport is Jorge Chavez International, 7 miles from the hotel, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service/10(). Famous ship names (alphabetical) American Queen – A recently built Mississippi river steamboat.

This 6-deck paddle-wheel is possibly the largest of its kind. Andrea Gail – The commercial fishing vessel immortalized in the book, ‘Perfect Storm’. The Andrea Gail was then made more famous by the subsequent George Clooney movie.

Caleb Seaman () This website details the genealogy and lives of the descendants of Caleb Seaman (). Caleb Seaman was a great grandson of Capt. John Seaman and was born on Long Island in the colony of New York.

A Loyalist, Caleb. The Seaman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between and The most Seaman families were found in the USA in In there were Seaman families living in New York.

This was about 67% of all the recorded Seaman's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Seaman families in Seaman has been a character in several novels.

In Tall Tails: Cross-Country with Lewis and Clark by Dona Smith, Seaman has a journal and narrates the expedition. In New Found Land by Allan Wolf, Seaman is a main character.

In The Captain's Dog by Roland Smith, Seaman is again the narrator, giving his account of the Lewis and Clark expedition. Honest Abe was one.

So, too, was writer Richard Wright and Olympian gold medalist swimmer Shirley Babashoff. Walt Disney and singers John Prine and. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip.

Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. American merchant seaman's manual: for seamen by seamen Item Preview remove-circle Share or Embed This Item.

Following the Revolutionary War, Great Britain continued to interfere with American shipping, including seizing American sailors and forcing them into the Royal Navy.

This engraving depicts one of the issues addressed in Jay’s Treaty. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. pages: 25 cm. Addeddate Associated-names Seaman, James Haviland, Seaman Family in America by Mary T.

Seaman, SeptemberHigginson Books edition, Paperback in English. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.Seamen's Protection Certificates were usually printed documents, varying in size and style, that were carried by American seamen as proof of citizenship.

The certificate was obtained by the individual through the customhouse, public notary, or U.S. Consul when required in a foreign port.A question about the famous Guinness World Records and two local people who changed world history is featured in this week’s question-and-answer installment from the Valley Center History Museum which remains closed, but is accepting inquiries by mail, email and .