Sargent Claude Johnson: Created artwork for the Aquatic Park Bathhouse Building (Maritime Museum)
Black Newsman Went to Sea on the Admiral Line
NPS SAFR 22386
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?
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...