English: Printer’s ornament with shipping theme
||Specimen of Printing Types and Ornaments from the Letter-Foundry of J. Howe, & Co., Philadelphia, 1830 (https://archive.org/details/specimenofprinti00jhow/page/n5)
The background has been made transparent.
The source of this image was lost when the old Illustrations site disappeared. You may be assured, however, that it is in the public domain.
From Gleason’s Pictorial, 1853. —The following year, this ship set the world speed record for a sailing ship at 22 knots (25 miles per hour)—a record still unbroken 160 years later.
“The New Navy.—The Iron Screw Steam Cruiser ‘Chicago,’ the Largest of the Three Vessels Ordered by the Government.” From Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper, 1883.