Life aboard ship and SF Maritime Collections
Highlights from the Park's collections related to life aboard ship for crew or passengers, at work or at play:
More about life at sea:
Getting aboard ship--going to sea:
Did You Know?
Clipper cards were small, often colorful cards issued to advertise specific voyages from one port to another, usually from Boston or New York to San Francisco. Their heyday was the late 1850s to early 1860s. More...