Re: lots of reading material on shipbuilding
If you know where to look, there are lots of interesting old (mostly pre-1925 or so) books and magazines available online, though sometimes the scans leave something to be desired. Here are a few places to look:toggle quoted messageShow quoted text
Hathi Trust has some issues of the magazines we look at during the Multnomah Library trips, and lots of books:
Plus, Forest & Stream; The Motor Boat; Power Boating; Yachting; Hunts Yachting Magazine; Sail and Sweep...
Project Gutenburg is the grandaddy of book digitization efforts:
Lots of stuff at the Internet Archive:
My friend Craig O'Donnell has put some good boaty texts online (yes, he looks just like this in person <g>):
And here's what I've got listed in The Mother Of All Maritime Links:
If you find anything else, let us know.
On 2/19/2021 4:49 PM, Pete L wrote:
John, that was such a great find!--
Correlation does not imply causation; except, of course, to your cat. (Craig O'Donnell)
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