Marine Engineering

ENGINEERING – In the 19th century, marine engineering applied steam power to the propulsion of ships. In 1786, […]


Posner Collection

ART – Examine the growing collection of paintings, half-models, and maritime artwork by noteworthy artists from the 19th and […]

Hudson River Line Food

MATH – This lesson allows students to view primary source materials and draw historical conclusions based on the […]

Life On Board – Passengers

SOCIAL STUDIES – Find out the similarities and differences among the classes traveling on steamships in Life On […]

refrigeration on ships

Refrigeration on Ships

SCIENCE – Begin by asking the class to identify their favorite fruits and vegetables. Which of these foods might […]

Ventilation and A/C

TECHNOLOGY – These systems aboard ships are one of the most essential technologies to ensure the health and […]