Category Archives: Plan Collections

Ships plans

Miscellaneous ships plans, undated. 1 long box (0.5 linear feet). About the collection Collection information currently unavailable. Please contact us for information about this collection. Types of material Ships plans

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Bowes

Thomas D. Bowes, M.E., Associates records, 1905–1982. 43 boxes, 11 volumes, and numerous rolled charts (129.5 linear feet). About Thomas D. Bowes Thomas D. Bowes (1883-1965) graduated from Cornell University in 1905. In the same year, he founded the naval … Continue reading

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Mathis Co. (Camden, N.J.)

John H. Mathis Company records, 1919–1965. 10 boxes, plus 12 flat file drawers, 17 oversize boxes, and 1 oversize folder (195 linear feet). About Mathis Co. The John H. Mathis Co at Point and Erie Streets in Camden, New Jersey, … Continue reading

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Merrill, Owen P.

O.P. Merrill papers, 1926–1981. 14 boxes, plus 7 oversize boxes ( linear feet). About Owen P. Merrill Owen P. Merrill (1909-1989) was a noted yacht designer, yachtsman, and sailmaker. As a young man, Merrill worked for Olin Stephens at Sparkman … Continue reading

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Becuna (Submarine)

Becuna (Submarine) plans, 1943–1962. 9 volumes, plus 1 flat file drawer (1.32 linear feet). About the submarine Becuna Becuna (SS-319) is a BALAO-class submarine built in New London, CT and launched in 1944. During World War II, “Becky” prowled the … Continue reading

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