Category Archives: Schooners & Sloops

Cramp and Sons Ship and Engine Building Company collection

William Cramp and Sons Ship and Engine Building Company collection, 1872–1945. 102 boxes, 36 flat file drawers (42.86 linear feet). About Cramp and Sons William Cramp & Sons Shipbuilding Company of Philadelphia was founded in 1825 by William Cramp. When … Continue reading

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Lenthall

John Lenthall collection, 1790–1874. 2 boxes, 388 volumes, plus 25 flat file drawers (46.33 linear feet). About John Lenthall John Lenthall was born in Washington, DC, in 1807. He learned the trade of ship carpenter at the Washington Navy Yard … Continue reading

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