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A Testimonial to Charles J. Paine and Edward Burgess; Boston City Council, 1887
A testimonial to Charles J. Paine and Edward Burgess : ‚b from the City of Boston, for their successful defence of the America's Cup.


Certificate; Adams, Charles Francis, 1921
Certificate issued by the New York Yacht Club to C. F. Adams, II, for his successful defense of the America's Cup onboard the yacht RESOLUTE.


Certificates; James, Arthur Curtiss., 1889-1934
Certificates of Arthur Curtiss James, including those for first-class navigator, defense of America's Cup, and master of steam and motor vessels.


Charles G. Davis Collection; Davis, Charles G., 1890-1950


Charles Oliver Iselin Papers; Iselin, C. Oliver, 1893-1903


L. Francis Herreshoff Collection; Herreshoff, L. Francis, 1925-1971
Yacht designer and author, of Marblehead, Mass. Correspondence, descriptions, specifications, documents, etc., relating to Herreshoff's designs for racing yachts, cruising yachts, canoes and small sailing craft; drafts of his articles for Rudder magazine and his books, The Common Sense of Yacht Design (1946-1948), The Compleat Cruiser (1956), An Introduction to Yachting (1963), and Capt. Nat Herreshoff, the Wizard of Bristol (1953); and memos and monographs.


Log of the Columbia, Season of 1899; Leeds, Herbert Corey, 1899


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So many nice boats to build and so short a voyage; Price, Andrew, 2003
Biographical sketch of boat designer William Garden and details of how his plan collection came to Mystic Seaport.