Category Archives: Sailboats

Perrine Boat Shop

J.H. Perrine Boat Shop records, 1903–1963. 5 boxes, plus 1 oversize folder (1.6 linear feet). About Perrine Boat Shop J. H. Perrine was a small craft designer and builder in Barnegat, New Jersey. His specialty was the 15-foot Barnegat sneakbox, … Continue reading

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Mendlowitz, Benjamin

Benjamin Mendlowitz photographs, 1979–1989. 5 flat boxes (1.25 linear feet). About Benjamin Mendlowitz Benjamin Mendlowitz is a marine photographer. His pictures have appeared in many magazines, including Nautical Quarterly, Sail, WoodenBoat, Yachting, and Connoisseur, and in his Calendar of Wooden … Continue reading

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Johnson Boat and Motor Company

Hubert S. Johnson Boat and Engine Work, Inc. photographs and promotional brochures, 1945–1964. 1 box (0.2 linear feet). About Johnson Boat and Motor Company The Hubert S. Johnson Boat and Motor Company was founded in 1912 by Hubert S. Johnson, … 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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Amethyst (Yacht)

Amethyst papers, 1939. 1 folder (0.08 linear feet). About the collection Sketches and correspondence between Frederick C. Geiger at Yacht Sales & Service in Philadelphia and Mark S. Hough of Woonsocket, RI regarding modifications Hough desired to be made to … Continue reading

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