Subject Source: Art & Architecture ThesaurusScope Note: Use as a general designation for drawings that specify the structure or arrangement of a ship, whether plan views, elevations, or sections. May be construction drawings, to be used for constructing a ship, or measured drawings made after an existing ship.
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract This collection documents the business activities of Flying Finn, Inc., which produced wooden pleasure boats in the 1950s and early '60s. Contents include company correspondence, advertising proofs and photographs of product lines, blueprints and drawings of boat models, and a history of the company.
Herbert Lee Seward Collection of Naval Architectural Plans, Technical Specifications, and Other Material, 1889-1955
Abstract Collection of naval architectural plans, naval architectural and engineering specifications, and subject files addressing various aspects of ship construction and components, assembled by Mr. Seward, a naval architect, marine engineer, and educator. The architectural plans, created by the firm William Cramp and Sons, date from the early 20th century. Some items in the collection were probably originally obtained by two colleagues of Mr. Seward, Axel Rossell and Horace H. Thayer.
Content Description A collection of large scale vessel plans; primarily for cargo vessels, but includes a few bulk carriers, tankers, and barges. Close to 800 ships originating from over 20 countries are represented. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain item-level spreadsheet listing ship name, type, shipyard/builder, country, and date.
Dates: 1944 - 2005