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Boatbuilding at the Library of Congress

Finding Aids to Collections. Organized by Topic in the Archive of Folk Culture

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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.

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The Truth About Cold Water

Without flotation – you won’t live long enough to become hypothermic.

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Coast Guard Light Lists

These publications contain a list of lights, sound signals, buoys, daybeacons, and other aids to navigation.

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