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  • Description: Sea
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    • Oral history interview with Charles L. Weill, 2009

    • 2009-06-29
    • OH006 Preserving Our History: Rotary Club of Greensboro
    • In his second interview, Weill relates his time with the Sea Scouts, a branch of the Boy Scouts. He also extensively discusses his military service in Europe during World War II, including the 102nd infantry and his role in the Battle of the...
    • Oral history interview with Irma Jean Brooks, 2006

    • 2006-04-19
    • WV0347 Irma Jean Brooks Papers
    • Primarily documents Irma Jean Brooks's twenty-year career in the U.S. Navy in personnel and administration.

      Brooks talks briefly about her youth and education, including her father's work at the Hanford Engineer Works in Washington during...
    • Oral history interview with Eleanor Steinhebel Gurney, 1999

    • 1999-12-08
    • WV0131 Eleanor Steinhebel Gurney Papers
    • Primarily documents Eleanor Steinhebel Gurney's memories of growing up during World War II; her experiences in boot camp at Parris Island, South Carolina; and her married life, particularly after her husband, also a Marine, was diagnosed with...
    • Drake : an English epic, books I-XII [binding]

    • 1909
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Dark yellowish-green (C137) vertical rib cloth; sailing ship at sea in gilt and light blue within circular gilt rule border, black lettering, all within black single rule border; signed "GWH", i.e. George Washington Hood; black and light blue...
    • The physical geography of the sea [binding]

    • 1856
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Dark grayish purple (C229) morocco grain cloth; gilt centerpiece of two ships at sea on front cover, blind double rule borders on front and back covers; gilt lettering and blind rules on spine; yellow coated endpapers.
    • Dorothy Brooke across the sea [binding]

    • 1913
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Light grayish-olive (109) vertical rib cloth; woman at ship?s rail looking out to sea in green, pale orange and blue within green semicircular rope frame with block and cleat at either end, with three seagulls above and lettering below in green;...
    • The beacon [1945]

    • 1945-03-05
    • WV0383 Jean Holdridge Reeves Papers
    • Volume 2, Number 9 of the newsletter features stories on veterans' assistance legislation and an upcoming USO show. War-related news includes MacArthur's capture of the southern Luzon coast, the Marines' advance on Iwo Jima, and Russian forces...
    • Where the blue begins [binding]

    • 1923
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Creme vellum paper sides; steamer at sea and lettering in dark blue, signed "DD", i.e. Decorative Designers; grayish blue (C186) cloth spine, lettered in gilt.
    • Adrift on an ice-pan [binding]

    • 1909
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Light olive gray (C112) calico-texture coth; vertical panel of icy sea and glacier in white and bluish-green, within blue double rule border; blue lettering; signed "A" (unidentified); spine lettered in blue. Also issued in Moderate yellowish-brown...
    • The white sail and other poems [binding]

    • 1887
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Deep red (C14) cloth; upper third of cover stamped with gilt sail, sea birds, and lettering; motif repeated on spine; t.e.g.
    • The breaking in of a yachtsman's wife [binding]

    • 1908
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Light yellowish green calico-texture cloth; pictorial cover in black, white and tan of yacht at sea; gilt lettering and floral ornaments; Venetian canal motif on spine in black, gilt lettering with crab and anchor ornaments. Unsigned, cover...
    • The privateers [binding]

    • 1907
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Dark yellowish green vertical rib cloth; seagull in white and gilt, two ships at sea in gilt and blind, gilt outline lettering, all within blindstamped single rule border; motif repeated on spine.
    • Sea-wolves of seven shores [binding]

    • 1904
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Vivid red (C11) cloth; broken panel with pirate ship at sea in black, white and red within black single rule borders, gilt lettering, signed "DD", i.e. Decorative Designers; spine lettered in gilt.
    • Little sea-folk [binding]

    • 1923
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Medium bluish-green (C164) calico-texture cloth; lobsters and sea horses in pale green and blue, yellowish-pink seaweed, blue lettering; signed "DD", i.e. Decorative Designers; motif repeated on spine.
    • A little maid of Province Town [binding]

    • 1917
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Grayish-olive green (C127) vertical fine rib cloth; circular paper onlay with color illustration of girl in apron and bonnet watching ship at sea, within black rule border, black lettering at head and foot; spine lettered in black.
    • The Bodleys on wheels [binding]

    • 1879
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Cream paper over boards, printed in colors, Japanesque design across covers and spine with various illustrations (including anthropomorphic fish, Paul Revere on horseback, seascapes, wagon wheel, stars, etc.) on colored geometric backgrounds; tan...


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