One thing we don’t do on a ship is use color that is at all yellowish green—you know, anything that will remind a traveler of the condition of his stomach.—Dorothy Marckwald, interior designer, S.S. United States
Articles & Lessons
Click here to download the pdf of Lorraine Coons and Alexander Varias, Tourist Third Cabin: Steamship Travel in the Interwar Years, “Controversies of Design: Modernism and Traditional Style on the Liners” (New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2003).
Download a pdf of the Rhode Island Historical Society’s #ColorOurCollections coloring book.
See the full collection at the Posner Virtual Museum.
Check out Mystic Seaport’s Marine Art Gallery.
Watch the videos below to learn how to create a Do It Yourself Origami Sailboat and Steamer.