Sargent Claude Johnson: Created artwork for the Aquatic Park Bathhouse Building (Maritime Museum)
Black Newsman Went to Sea on the Admiral Line
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George S. Payne: Sailor, Solider, Journalist: He sailed on the first four voyages of the Niantic.
"Whitehead Pete" and Hilda Nelson: Nelson owned the C.A.Thayer 1912-1925
James Lee Hicks: Modified and refined the single cylinder, four-stroke gasoline engine
Did You Know?
The Aquatic Park Bathhouse building, a Depression-era, Works Progress Administration (WPA) project, was completed in 1939. The art deco building includes tile mosaics of fish, marble floors that resemble a sea chart, and interior walls painted with murals depicting strange creatures of the deep. More...