The Wonderful World of Steam
The Wonderful World of Steam...
Fill a tea kettle with water, place it on a hot stove, and after a few minutes, what do you hear?
If you guessed whistle, or made the sound “eeeeee!” you would be right!
Did You Know?
Did you know the Park has journals that date back to the California Gold Rush? We recently added an account of a 220 day voyage from New York to San Francisco. The 1849 journal describes daily routines, a hurricane, and passing ships. Morrison (built 1832; ship) journal (HDC 1595, SAFR 22220). More...