Weather


Weather Station
By Howard Miller
Metal, glass dome, bakelite base

Combination barometer, thermometer, hygrometer under glass dome. German made. Used for determining weather on a ship.

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Images from the Posner Collection.

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Unidentified freighter covered in ice.

Additional Resources

Wind

Molika Ashford, “How do Sailboats Sail into the Wind,” Live Science, 2010.

“How Do Large Ships Deal with Massive Hurricanes,” Forbes, 2012.