8 Items in This Collection
1) Irving Johnson High Seas Adventurer
Documentary of the life of Captain Irving Johnson, beginning with his introduction to the sea aboard the 'Peking' in 1929. ('Around Cape Horn' a 1984 Seaport Video, chronicles that voya...   more
2) To Win at All Costs: The Story of the America's Cup, 1851-1983.
'The story of the America's Cup.' This program traces the boats from schooners to Twelve Meters...rare archives, footage, paintings, stills, and drawings illustrate this premier and at...   more
3) Sailing All Seas
In 1934 Dwight Long was 21 years old. Sailed around the world in a 32-foot ship named IDLE HOUR. Set sail from Seattle Sept 20, 1934. Returned to Seattle six years later. Encountered tw...   more
4) On Board the Morgan
Mystic Seaport's David Littlefield, the host, provides insight and knowledge of the maritime industry as he introduces viewers to the 'Charles W. Morgan,' the last wooden whaleship in e...   more
5) The Bank Dory
'This wooden boat construction program documents the building of one of the famous Bank dories. Film footage shows the dory at work, and at Captain Allen's shop in Lunenburg, Nova Scoti...   more
6) The Ways at Wallace and Sons
'The ill-fated coasting schooner John F. Leavitt went down on her maiden voyage. The story told here is not of her short life but of New England shipbuilders.' Much footage of wooden bo...   more
7) Mystic Seaport Museum: The Brilliant Collection
'This tape is part of our effort to...share the American maritime experience with the public' by describing the Seaport, which offers ' a vast collection of programming encompassing yac...   more
8) Record Passage to MoBay: Jamaica's Blue Water Challenge
'A profile of the 811-mile Miami to Montego Bay Race, from 1961 through 1988. In detailing this important ocean race the program focuses on 'Windward Passage' (the '73 Maxi that set a r...   more
Mystic Seaport Museum Collection
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