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0058975
SHIPS: EAST INDIA COMPANY.
The 'Thames,' an East Indiaman built for the East India Company in the late 18th century. Line engraving, 1828, after Edward William Cooke.
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0039140
AFRICA: SLAVE SHIP, 1888.
African and Arab prisoners in leg irons aboard a slave ship off the east coast of Africa. English engraving, 1888.
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0176321
S.S. SIR JOHN FRANKLIN.
The freighter S.S. Sir John Franklin of the American Export-Isbrandtsen Line. Photograph, mid 20th century.
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0028975
WWII: LIBERTY SHIP.
The 202nd Liberty Ship, the 'Henry Lomb,' completed at the Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard in Baltimore, Maryland, c1944.
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0100645
WORLD WAR II: SUBMARINE.
A Japanese merchant ship sinking following an American submarine attack during World War II.
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0013263
SLAVE SHIP, c1850.
'Scene in the Hold of the "Blood-Stained Gloria." Middle Passage.' Wood engraving.
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0240907
GEOGRAPHY.
Argentina - Buenos Aires - Buenos Aires: Freighter in the port - Photographer: Martin Munkacsi - 1932 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0241765
INDUSTRY.
German Empire Kingdom Prussia - Schleswig-Holstein Provinz (Province) - Kiel Deutsche Werke, Kiel Shipyard. Deck of a freighter. - Photographer: - 1924 Vintage property of ullstein bild.
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0009639
SLAVE SHIP: GLORIA, 1850.
The Middle Passage. A scene in the hold of a slave ship, the 'Blood-Stained Gloria.' Engraving, c1850.
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0053958
SLAVERY: SLAVE SHIP.
Slavers throwing mutinous slaves overboard. Engraving, 19th century.
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0100642
WORLD WAR II: SUBMARINE.
The destruction of a Japanese merchant ship in an American submarine attack, 18 November 1943.
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0099598
FLYING ENTERPRISE, 1951.
Crew members abandoning the American freighter 'Flying Enterprise,' listing in the North Atlantic, 30 December 1951.
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0099583
COLLISION AND FIRE.
The tanker USS Mission San Francisco aflame after the collision on the Delaware River with the Liberian freighter 'Elna,' 7 March 1957.
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0099987
WORLD WAR II: FREIGHTER.
A Japanese freighter burns off the coast of Australia, set on fire by the crew when spotted by the Australian navy. Photographed 1942.
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0088227
WORLD WAR II: IWO JIMA.
Destoyed U.S. airplanes on board the aircraft carrier USS Bunker Hill, after being hit by two Japanese kamikaze planes at Iwo Jima. Photographed 1945.
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0083797
WORLD WAR II: IWO JIMA.
American transport ships landing at the Japanese-held island of Iwo Jima during World War II. Photographed February 1945.
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0048354
AMISTAD SLAVE MUTINY, 1839.
African slaves, led by Joseph Cinqué, kill Captain Ramon Ferrer during the insurrection on board the Spanish slave ship 'Amistad,' off the coast of Cuba, 2 July 1839. Wood engraving, American, 1840.
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0068303
TURNER: SLAVE SHIP, 1840.
'The Slave Ship.' Oil on canvas by Joseph Mallord William Turner, 1840.
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0265047
CIVIL WAR: NAVAL BATTLE, 1861.
The destruction of the Union merchantman ship, 'Harvey Birch' by the Confederate steamer, CSS 'Nashville,' in the English Channel, 19 November 1861. Engraving, English, 1861.
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0006798
SLAVERY: SLAVE SHIP, 1858.
The capture of the slave ship 'Emilia' off the north coast of Cuba by HMS 'Styx' and HMS 'Jasper' on 22 March 1858. Contemporary wood engraving.
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0003743
SLAVERY: SLAVE SHIP, 1858.
Wood engraving, American, 1858.
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0006280
SLAVERY: SLAVE SHIPS, 1857.
'Slaves Packed Below and on Deck.' African slaves brought to Jamaica after their rescue by a British cruiser from a slave schooner off the coast of Cuba. Wood engraving, English 1857.
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0527146
ANNE BROWN (1916-2009).
American soprano. Performing at the launch celebration of the S.S. Frederick Douglass in Baltimore, Maryland. Photograph, 22 May 1943.
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0130289
BERMUDA: TRADE, c1784.
British tobacco merchants at a port in Bermuda. Detail of a map of North America and the West Indies, by Albert and Lotter, c1784.
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0100060
BARQUENTINE, 1871.
The English barquentine 'Waterwitch,' built in 1871.
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0090485
AFRICA: SLAVE SHIP, 1853.
Capture of a slave ship on the Pongas River in Guinea, West Africa, by seamen from the English warship, HMS 'Linnet.' Wood engraving, English, 1853.
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0090502
SLAVE TRADE, 1843.
A slave ship taking aboard slaves off the coast of Africa. Line engraving, French, 1843.
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0130292
SLAVERY: SLAVE SHIP.
An insurrection on a slave ship. Wood engraving, late 18th century.
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0350899
SLAVE TRADE, 1783.
African slaves being led onboard a slave ship. Engraving, French, 1783, digitally colored by Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0431034
FINE ART.
Suez Canal, view of Port Said and the entrance to the Maritime Canal, from L'Illustration magazine, 1869. Egypt, 18th century. Full credit: De Agostini / M. Seemuller / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0430284
FINE ART.
Trabakul. Italy, 18th century. Full credit: De Agostini / A. De Gregorio / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0032890
AMISTAD SLAVE MUTINY, 1839.
The Spanish slave ship 'Amistad' at anchor off Culloden Point, Long Island, following a mutiny by African slaves on board, 26 August 1839. The U.S. revenue cutter 'Washington' is shown at left. Contemporary painting by an unknown artist.
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0055341
SHIPS: EAST INDIA COMPANY.
The 'Thames,' an East Indiaman built for the East India Company in the late 18th century. Line engraving, 1828, after Edward William Cooke.
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0100639
WORLD WAR II: SUBMARINE.
A Japanese merchant ship sinking following an American submarine attack. Periscope photograph taken by the USS Skipjack, October 1942.
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0100641
WORLD WAR II: SUBMARINE.
Destruction of a Japanese merchant ship in an American submarine attack about a mile from the shore of a Pacific island, 20 August 1943.
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0256092
ASHTABULA, OHIO, USA.
A view of the ore docks at Ashtabula. Jacob J. Gayer.
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0246293
DUTCH NEW GUINEA.
Malay traders, and Papuans in double and single outrigger canoes. Thomas Barbour.
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0163222
NEW ORLEANS: WATERFRONT.
Aerial view of the Mississippi River waterfront in New Orleans, Louisiana, with St. Louis Cathedral and Jackson Square shown in the left foreground . Photographed c1973.
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0116640
SLAVERY: SLAVE TRADE.
'The Abolition of the Slave Trade.' A sailor on a slave ship suspending an African girl by her ankle from a rope while Captain John Kimber stands on the left smiling with a whip in his hand. Etching by Isaac Cruikshank, 1792.
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0171967
MURAL: AMISTAD TRIAL.
Spanish slave ship captain Pedro Montez points at Amistad mutineer Cinque during his trial before the Supreme Court. Behind him is Jose Ruiz and other members of the Defense Committee. James Covey, interpreter for the Africans, sits at center. Detail from the second panel from the Amistad murals by Hale Woodruff, c1938. EDITORIAL USE
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