Boatbuilding at the Library of Congress
Finding Aids to Collections. Organized by Topic in the Archive of Folk Culture
Drowning Doesn’t Look Like Drowning
Drowning is almost always a deceptively quiet event. The waving, splashing, and yelling that dramatic conditioning (television) prepares us to look for, is rarely seen in real life.
The Truth About Cold Water
Without flotation – you won’t live long enough to become hypothermic.
Coast Guard Light Lists
These publications contain a list of lights, sound signals, buoys, daybeacons, and other aids to navigation.