New pages full of images and information about our collections can be found at these links:
Inspect a list of books on Women Seafarers.
Follow the cultural course of a voyage in Dwight Long’s Circumnavigation, 1934-1940.
Take a close look at the history of diving in Los Angeles Harbor in Torrance R. Parker’s Career in Deep Diving.
See views from a World War II shipbuilding concern in Los Angeles Harbor in 467 Ships of California Shipbuilding Corporation, Part 1.
A look at the inside story on engineering special parts of ships in Photographic Highlights of Engineering at California Shipbuilding Corporation
Los Angeles Maritime Museum Research Library has a collection of West Coast Periodicals for your research on West Coast yachting, racing, fishing, diving, and maritime history. These journals were written and published in California and the West, giving news here more complete coverage than national magazines.
Read about the History of Ships in our collections including books on sail, merchant and navy ships.
Read about the exhibit of Fellows & Stewart, Inc., a local boatbuilding firm for over 70 years.
View biographical notes from collections at the Museum.
the new books for February, March or June, 2014.
Thee Library’s blog Adventures in Maritime History is located at blogspot.