Primary Sources

Click an image below from the SSHSA Archives to get a closer look. For more detailed information on these primary sources see the links below the images to learn more!

Learn more about the Chase Poster Collection.

View additional paintings from the Posner Collection.

See the beautiful interior design of the Fall River Line and learn more about it’s history.

Read about Samuel Ward Stanton’s drawings and his demise aboard the Titanic.

Take part in the Stoltenberg Art Initiative and students can win cash prizes.

Secondary Sources

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).

Additional Resources

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.