Sea Rose for your pocket
A maritime poem to celebrate Poem in Your Pocket Day:
Sea Rose by H.D.
Rose, harsh rose,
Stunted, with small leaf,
Can the spice-rose
(from Sea Garden by H.D. London : Constable, 1916)
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...