Category Archives: Ship Models

McCoy, William

, . ( ). Types of material Cartoons (Humorous images) Clippings Correspondence Ephemera Passports Photographs Postage stamps Postcards Scrapbooks Reference files Pennsylvania, Nautical School Ship ?Saratoga, Sloop-of-War, J.M. Garrett Collection

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Thayer, John Borland

John Borland Thayer papers, 1895–1985. 1 box (0.41 linear feet). About the collection This is a collection of papers on yachting and model yachts, and some family papers. The collectioon includes an inventory of the steam yacht Enterprise, circa 1890.

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Willis, Merville

Merville Willis collection on USS Oliver Cromwell, 1955–1984. 1 box (0.2 linear feet). About Merville Willis Merville Willis was head naval architect at the New York Shipbuilding Corporation of Camden, New Jersey, from 1955 to 1967 and at Sun Shipbuilding … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Ship Model Society

Philadelphia Ship Model Society, 1939–1986. 1 folder (0.08 linear feet). About the collection Collection information currently unavailable. Please contact us for information about this collection. Reference files Models Models, Ship, J.M. Garrett Collection Models and Model Making Models at ISM

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Larkin, Joseph F.

Joseph F. Larkin papers, 1953–1999. 1 box, plus 1 oversize folder (0.2 linear feet). About Joseph F. Larkin Joseph F. Larkin was a collector of materials realted to SS United States, and the designer of a model of the ocean … 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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