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Fishermen, Sailors and People who live by the Sea
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Fishermen, Sailors and People who live by the Sea

⚓♡salt air⊰⛵ ...    ..It is not the ship so much as the skillful sailing that assures the prosperous voyage.

Ship's crew, Lysekil, Sweden

Crew on a ship. Besättningsmän på ett skepp. Parish (socken): Lysekil Province (landskap): Bohuslän Municipality (kommun): Lysekil County (län): Västra Götaland Photograph by: Carl Curman Date: 1880s Format: Albumen print Persistent URL: kmb.raa.se/cocoon/bild/show-image.html?id=16000300029620 Read more about the photo database (in english): kmb.raa.se/cocoon/bild/about.html

sailors on what appears to be the mainsail port yardarm. Normally these lads were stouter and stronger - and a bit less agile than the ones handling the smaller topsails and royals.

Salty old world

sailors on what appears to be the mainsail port yardarm. Normally these lads were stouter and stronger - and a bit less agile than the ones handling the smaller topsails and royals.

Sailors working on a deck covered in mangrove poles, Alan Villiers, 1938

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Sailors working on a deck covered in mangrove poles, Alan Villiers, 1938

Anchor Men - Mauretania  This is another illustration of the size and weight of the anchor chains of the "Mauretania".    RMS MAURETANIA was one of the most famous ships ever built on Tyneside.    Reference: TWAS Ref: 2931/T/14    (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing.

Anchor Men - Mauretania

This is another illustration of the size and weight of the anchor chains of the "Mauretania". RMS MAURETANIA was one of the most famous ships ever built on Tyneside. Reference: TWAS Ref: 2931/T/14 (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email…

newhaven fishwife. Interested in detail or corded petticoat...ON SHOW!!!!

Around Edinburgh   -   Newhaven Fishwives in Working Costume with Creel  -  A Postcard by DF & Co, posted 25 December 1904

newhaven fishwife. Interested in detail or corded petticoat...ON SHOW!!!!

Willie & Mary Long of Sheringham by Olive Edis.  This is adorable!

Fishermen, Gansey, Olive Edis, Willie long

Willie & Mary Long of Sheringham by Olive Edis. This is adorable!

Newhaven fishwife | by The Library of Nineteenth-Century Photography

Newhaven fishwife

Photographed by Ross and Pringle of Edinburgh.

GENERAL: Crew members changing the sails on the 'Viking' while the ship was becalmed.

Changing sails on the 'Viking'

GENERAL: Crew members changing the sails on the 'Viking' while the ship was becalmed.

old salt

Salty old world

old salt

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A group of Royal Navy Stokers typical of the Victorian period during which Daniel Wadhams served

Daniel Wadhams

A group of Royal Navy Stokers typical of the Victorian period during which Daniel Wadhams served

Fishermen & Kings: The Photography of Olive Edis, Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, 8 October 2016 to 22 January 2017   'Buck' Craske, by Olive Edis. Glass plate negative, date unknown.  © Norfolk Museums Service (Cromer Museum)

Olive Edis exhibition at Norwich Castle on course to attract 50,000 visitors

More than 50,000 visitors are set to have enjoyed Norwich Castle’s exhibition of the work of pioneering photographer Olive Edis by the time the show closes later this month.

Un vieux loup de mer

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Un vieux loup de mer

New England Fisherman Photo, Seaside Cottage Decor, Coastal Wall Art, Cape Ann, MA Photo, 1906, Black and White Photography

A hardworking fisherman mending a net in Cape Ann, Massachusetts in 1906. Historical Pix's artwork collection is curated to offer prints that personally resonate with you. These prints bridge the past to the present through the beautiful art of places, people and ideas. All artwork is printed on premium archival photo paper using Giclee archival pigment inks which means they will never fade or turn yellow. Please note, no mat or frame is included. Most prints are standard photo sizes (8x10…

Henry Freeman - Lifeboatman at Whitby #Yorkshire 1880

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A Sea Saami Man, Ivar Samuelsen, Norway, 1884 by Bonaparte  Maybe this is my great-grandfather

A Sea Saami Man, Ivar Samuelsen, Norway, 1884 by Bonaparte

saamiblog.blogspot.com/ This photo is part of a set of about 100 anthropological portraits made by Prince Roland Bonaparte, 1884. He traveled in all four countries of the Sami people: Finland, Norway, Russia and Sweden. Samulesen is a Sea or Coastal Sami from Finnmark or Troms. I will in the future add a few more of Bonapartes photos in Saamiblog. Here are links to a few: Nils Henriksson www.primusweb.no/artifactView.do?idOwner=NF&idIdentif... Salomon Henriksson Pilto…

+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+  Fisherman, Whitby, England.  Taken by Frank Meadows Sutcliffe, pioneering Victorian photographer.

WHITBY: Ref: E7

+~+~ Antique Photograph ~+~+ Fisherman, Whitby, England. Taken by Frank Meadows Sutcliffe, pioneering Victorian photographer.

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⚓♡salt air⊰⛵ ...    ..It is not the ship so much as the skillful sailing that assures the prosperous voyage.

Ship's crew, Lysekil, Sweden

Crew on a ship. Besättningsmän på ett skepp. Parish (socken): Lysekil Province (landskap): Bohuslän Municipality (kommun): Lysekil County (län): Västra Götaland Photograph by: Carl Curman Date: 1880s Format: Albumen print Persistent URL: kmb.raa.se/cocoon/bild/show-image.html?id=16000300029620 Read more about the photo database (in english): kmb.raa.se/cocoon/bild/about.html

sailors on what appears to be the mainsail port yardarm. Normally these lads were stouter and stronger - and a bit less agile than the ones handling the smaller topsails and royals.

Salty old world

sailors on what appears to be the mainsail port yardarm. Normally these lads were stouter and stronger - and a bit less agile than the ones handling the smaller topsails and royals.

Sailors working on a deck covered in mangrove poles, Alan Villiers, 1938

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Sailors working on a deck covered in mangrove poles, Alan Villiers, 1938

Anchor Men - Mauretania  This is another illustration of the size and weight of the anchor chains of the "Mauretania".    RMS MAURETANIA was one of the most famous ships ever built on Tyneside.    Reference: TWAS Ref: 2931/T/14    (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing.

Anchor Men - Mauretania

This is another illustration of the size and weight of the anchor chains of the "Mauretania". RMS MAURETANIA was one of the most famous ships ever built on Tyneside. Reference: TWAS Ref: 2931/T/14 (Copyright) We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Please cite 'Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums' when reusing. Certain restrictions on high quality reproductions and commercial use of the original physical version apply though; if you're unsure please email…

newhaven fishwife. Interested in detail or corded petticoat...ON SHOW!!!!

Around Edinburgh   -   Newhaven Fishwives in Working Costume with Creel  -  A Postcard by DF & Co, posted 25 December 1904

newhaven fishwife. Interested in detail or corded petticoat...ON SHOW!!!!

Willie & Mary Long of Sheringham by Olive Edis.  This is adorable!

Fishermen, Gansey, Olive Edis, Willie long

Willie & Mary Long of Sheringham by Olive Edis. This is adorable!

Newhaven fishwife | by The Library of Nineteenth-Century Photography

Newhaven fishwife

Photographed by Ross and Pringle of Edinburgh.

GENERAL: Crew members changing the sails on the 'Viking' while the ship was becalmed.

Changing sails on the 'Viking'

GENERAL: Crew members changing the sails on the 'Viking' while the ship was becalmed.

old salt

Salty old world

old salt

I've Been Working on The Railroad......

Form Follows Function

I've Been Working on The Railroad......

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Bucolic photos of life on the Norfolk Broads helped inspire the Pictorialism movement.

These 1880s photos make you want to move to an English marsh

Bucolic photos of life on the Norfolk Broads helped inspire the Pictorialism movement.

A group of Royal Navy Stokers typical of the Victorian period during which Daniel Wadhams served

Daniel Wadhams

A group of Royal Navy Stokers typical of the Victorian period during which Daniel Wadhams served

Fishermen & Kings: The Photography of Olive Edis, Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, 8 October 2016 to 22 January 2017   'Buck' Craske, by Olive Edis. Glass plate negative, date unknown.  © Norfolk Museums Service (Cromer Museum)

Olive Edis exhibition at Norwich Castle on course to attract 50,000 visitors

More than 50,000 visitors are set to have enjoyed Norwich Castle’s exhibition of the work of pioneering photographer Olive Edis by the time the show closes later this month.

Un vieux loup de mer

Bretagne - Portraits, Costumes, Scènes et Types

Un vieux loup de mer

New England Fisherman Photo, Seaside Cottage Decor, Coastal Wall Art, Cape Ann, MA Photo, 1906, Black and White Photography

A hardworking fisherman mending a net in Cape Ann, Massachusetts in 1906. Historical Pix's artwork collection is curated to offer prints that personally resonate with you. These prints bridge the past to the present through the beautiful art of places, people and ideas. All artwork is printed on premium archival photo paper using Giclee archival pigment inks which means they will never fade or turn yellow. Please note, no mat or frame is included. Most prints are standard photo sizes (8x10…