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SHIP MODELS

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Ship Modeler's Center

We are specialist suppliers for all aspects of the model boating scene. (Not cars , trains , planes.) We can start you off with basic kits or provide you with plans and materials. Our range also covers working or static models, and we carry an extensive selection of fittings for all types of ships and boats.

Send for our newest Catalog $6 postpaid

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The Dromedary 6324 Belton Drive El Paso, Texas 79912 (915) 584-2445

The Big Book for1986! Here is a book that traces the courses of the steamboats which during a colorful century left their wakes on Puget Sound, the Columbia, Yukon , and Fraser rivers and a skein of other waterways. Illustrated with drawings, maps, and 260 photographs-many of them full and double page-from museum collections.

SOLD • APPRAISED PURCHASED • RESTORED America's largest ship model e mporiumO\'er 200 clippe rships. wha lers. schooners. rive rboats. tugboats. adm iralty models, partial cutaways. etc. presently in im·ento1-v. Models rang(' from 8" to 8 i 11 ln1gth.' Our clientcl e includ es nume rous rnllectors. d ealers. restauran ts. museums, banks, etc. Long recognized as rea listic in vestments. ship models have become one of the coun try's major art forms which offer pleasure as well as a ke y hedge to inOation. The pleasure of viewin g a beautiful ship model never wanes! Ir yo u d es ire. we personall y d ecorate homes, banks, restaurants , and executive offices, offering a complete selectio n of ships' lanterns, binnacles, telegraphs, wheels, paintings. spyglasses, etc. NOTE: Please write for a spectacu lar color photo of ou r shop' Visitation by appointment only. Thank yo u.

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"Numerous books about Puget Sound streamboating have been published (I've written a few myself) but none as impressive as this ... It's a work of art ... " MARINE HISTORIAN GORDON NEWELL, CREATOR OF HW McCURDY'S MARITIME HISTORY OF THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST.

valuable contribution to the literature of the field. '' '~

PETER STANFORD, PRESIDENT NATIONAL MARITIME HISTORICAL SOCIETY

'~ joyous and illuminating excursion into the past." EMMETI WATSON SEATTLE TIMES COLUMNIST

''Faber combines a fabulous gift of writing and a collection of 260 photos in a book that is a delight." JOE FRISINO SEATTLE POSTINTELLIGENCER

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Yes! Send me an autographed copy of your new book, Steamer's Wake at a special discount price. Enclosed is my check for S35.00, which includes postage (Washington state residents add S2. 77 for sales tax.) NAME ADDRESS CITY STATE

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L---•••••••••••-~ Built by the Great Northern for service in tbe mining districts around the Arrow lakes in British Columbia, /be Kaslo is pictured on an international excursion at the turn of tbe century. COLUMBIA RIVER MARITIME MUSEUM, ASTORIA

SEA HISTORY, SPRING 1986

A portion of any profits from Steamer's Wake has been allocated to the Puget Sound Maritime Historical Society and the University of Washington Library photo collection.

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Sea History 039 - Spring 1986  

6 IN MEMORIAM: A. TIMOTHY POUCH, JR.• 7 NAUTICAL ARCHAEOLOGY: THE REAL TREASURE, Peter Stanford • 8 MEDITERRANEAN ORIGINS, Lincoln P. Paine•...

Sea History 039 - Spring 1986  

6 IN MEMORIAM: A. TIMOTHY POUCH, JR.• 7 NAUTICAL ARCHAEOLOGY: THE REAL TREASURE, Peter Stanford • 8 MEDITERRANEAN ORIGINS, Lincoln P. Paine•...

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