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Human-Power Boat Patents 1869-1962 By DixieYachtClub.com
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Reprints of several dozen human-powered boat patents from 1869 to 1962. Some use pedal power; others use rowing-inspired designs. Original drawings and complete descriptions. Sure to provide... More > inspiration for anyone wanting to build their own human-powered watercraft.< Less
Original Paddle-Wheel Technology By DixieYachtClub.com
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A collection of reprints from 1822 through 1918 showing calculations for optimal paddle-wheel diameter, and number and area of individual floats, or paddles. Explanations and diagrams are provided... More > for feathering paddle-wheels (articulated floats) for improved performance. Many illustrations.< Less
Original Paddle-Wheel Technology By DixieYachtClub.com
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A collection of reprints from 1822 through 1918 showing calculations for optimal paddle-wheel diameter, and number and area of individual floats, or paddles. Explanations and diagrams are provided... More > for feathering paddle-wheels (articulated floats) for improved performance. Many illustrations.< Less
Human-Power Boat Patents 1869-1962 By DixieYachtClub.com
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Reprints of several dozen human-powered boat patents from 1869 to 1962. Some use pedal power; others use rowing-inspired designs. Original drawings and complete descriptions. Sure to provide... More > inspiration for anyone wanting to build their own human-powered watercraft.< Less
Yacht and Rowing Club Buttons By Roger Revell
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This is the first detailed study of buttons used by British yacht and rowing clubs, covering a period of some two hundred years. The book will be of interest to members of yacht and boat clubs, as... More > well as to collectors needing information on identity, age, and values of these early buttons. Descriptions and illustrations are included for nearly a hundred and eighty buttons, used by nearly a hundred and sixty clubs. The study gives brief histories of individual organisations, and includes many useful appendices for identifying and dating buttons. Many of the buttons are illustrated and described for the first time in print.< Less
Shelter Island Yacht Club Commodores By Patricia and Edward Shillingburg
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Short biographies of all of the commodores of the Shelter Island Yacht Club, Shelter Island, NY 1886-2009
Piper's Landing Yacht & Country Club By Julie Olshove
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History of Piper's Landing
History of the New Haven Yacht Club 1881 - 2013 By Luana Vaupotic
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The New Haven Yacht Club was established in a Chapel Street bank building at the Northwest corner of State Street in 1881, making it one of the oldest chartered yacht clubs in the country. The first... More > clubhouse was originally located at the end of a 1,100 foot pier off Water Street (near the foot of Franklin Street) in New Haven. At the turn of the century the building was moved a short distance eastward to the rear of the Sargent Company pier. During its heyday the NHYC was host to many nationally renowned yachting squadrons including the New York Yacht Club during its annual tri-cornered regatta on Long Island Sound. The club moved to Morris Cove in 1903, where it occupied several locations until 1943, when, some say because of damage from the 1938 hurricane and the intervening war years, along with the passing of its generous founders, it closed. The revival of the present Club developed one Sunday afternoon in February 1967 in Morris Cove, where it has continued to operate until the present day.< Less
New Haven Yacht Club Procedures (Color) By Luana and Greg Vaupotic
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New Haven Yacht Club Policies and Procedures. Chartered by a special Act of the Connecticut Assembly in 1882, the New Haven Yacht Club is one of the oldest chartered yacht clubs in the nation. We are... More > a club of sailors cooperating and working enthusiastically toward the enjoyment of sport and recreational sailing with these purposes: - The New Haven Yacht Club is a volunteer non-profit club working to provide an opportunity for people to work together to build and maintain a needed recreational facility in New Haven Harbor. - To foster, encourage, sponsor and teach sailing activities. - To provide low cost sailing opportunities to people who would otherwise feel that sailing was not within their means or accessibility. - To enjoy and use New Haven's harbor, the largest protected body of water on Long Island Sound. It is not necessary to own a boat to join or to participate in the sailing activities of the NHYC.< Less
New Haven Yacht Club Procedures (Black and White) By Luana and Greg Vaupotic
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New Haven Yacht Club Policies and Procedures. Chartered by a special Act of the Connecticut Assembly in 1882, the New Haven Yacht Club is one of the oldest chartered yacht clubs in the nation. We are... More > a club of sailors cooperating and working enthusiastically toward the enjoyment of sport and recreational sailing with these purposes: - The New Haven Yacht Club is a volunteer non-profit club working to provide an opportunity for people to work together to build and maintain a needed recreational facility in New Haven Harbor. - To foster, encourage, sponsor and teach sailing activities. - To provide low cost sailing opportunities to people who would otherwise feel that sailing was not within their means or accessibility. - To enjoy and use New Haven's harbor, the largest protected body of water on Long Island Sound. It is not necessary to own a boat to join or to participate in the sailing activities of the NHYC.< Less