Seeking Vintage Maritime Photos 1900s - 1950s

Discussion in 'The Display Case' started by Old Mariner, Aug 24, 2020.

  1. Old Mariner

    Old Mariner One of the Regulars

    Danville, PA
    (I wasn't sure where to post this, so if it needs so.)

    I am keeping a look out for vintage maritime photos - specifically ones showing the clothing of seafarers.

    Right now these are all I have found that are decent:

    082bb0742a64a61d8f72640b231e8d90.jpg German Seaman 1929

    fbede2d2188411ce15e2e18639a08517.jpg Hamburg, Germany 1950s

    b98f12d64b46a45c8c62af2dcaeda0b0.jpg Swedish Fisherman 1920s

    Fishermen, Hamburg 1925

    The reason I am doing this is for clothing research. I am trying to collect some information and then use this to refine my wardrobe more. I have one site that is really good that I found:

    Plus, my "Rund Kap Hoorn" book [in German] has a good list of harbor, winter, and summer clothing.

    I am not looking to wear period pieces, but use modern pieces that most closely resemble what was used.

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