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Economic survey of the American Merchant Marine

United States. Maritime Commission.

Economic survey of the American Merchant Marine

United States Maritime Commission, November 10, 1937.

by United States. Maritime Commission.

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Published by Government Printing Office in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Merchant marine -- United States.,
  • Shipping -- United States.,
  • International trade.,
  • Merchant ships -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsKemble, John Haskell, 1912-1990.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 85p. ;
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21865523M

    Merchant Marine Act of , as amended.' However, that Act was preceded by other acts, some of whose provisions are still in effect as important parts of our merchant marine policy. THE FIRST COMPREHENSIVE PROGRAI-TE SHIPPING AcT OF , AS AM'[NDD The Shipping Act of ,2 was designed to secure an American merchant marineAuthor: Clarence G. Morse. Posts about merchant marine written by Kirsten. In The Transportation Revolution, , George Rogers Taylor argues that transportation played a key role in the shift from a “colonially oriented economy” to a “national economy” by by facilitating the shift from an “extractive-commercial” economy to an industrial e the US is so vast, revolutions in transportation.

    7 Volumes -"Historic American Merchant Marine Survey", these are brand new with only one box being opened and with the original wooden shipping crate, Melvin H. Jackson Editor, Works Progress Administration, Smithsonian Institution, each book is 23 1/2" x 18 1/2". Estimate $1,,   Not much going on at Ten Pound Island this week, for obvious reasons. In fact the whole book world is rather frozen up – no new catalogs in the mail, no collections in the offing, no auctions for another week or so.

    Title: The Historic American Merchant Marine Survey 7 Volumes Complete In Original Wooden Case Author Name: Ed Merlvin H Jackson Categories: Ship Building, Edition: First Edition Publisher: Salem, NH, The Ayer Company: ISBN Number: ISBN Number Binding: Cloth Book Condition: Fine with no dust jacket Seller ID: The American Merchant Seaman's Manual has been the primary seamanship text and reference book for the American Merchant Marine for more than sixty years. Merchant mariners going to sea for the first time need to know as much about their new job, their ship, the sea, and the Merchant Marine .


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United States. Maritime Commission: Economic survey of the American merchant marine. (Washington: U.S. Govt. Print. Off., ) (page images at HathiTrust) United States. Maritime Commission: Economic survey of the American merchant marine. United States Maritime commission, Novem The purpose of the study was to determine the economic value of the United States merchant marine.

The subject was defined to exclude the industry's military value even though it is one important justification of governmental support of the industry. The Historic American Merchant Marine Survey (HAMMS) was one of six projects created by the Works Progress Administration (WPA) to provide work for unemployed skilled or "white collar" workers.

Get this from a library. Survey [of] the American merchant marine policies and problems. [Committee on] Merchant Marine and Fisheries, House of Representatives, Eighty-third Congress, second session. [United States. Congress.

House. Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.]. American Merchant Marine Survey. The bulk of the collection consists of survey books and measured drawings.

Other records include administrative papers relating to the project, an index and catalogue, and a listing of the names of vessels surveyed. Arrangement The collection is divided into five series. Series 1: H.A.M.M.S. IndexFile Size: KB.

19th Century American Merchant Marine Digital Library This collection, funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will be a digital repository of overpages of material available online.

The project centers on merchant vessels of the nineteenth century, the people who owned and sailed them, and the records pertaining to them. Merchant Marine in WWII and Battle of the Atlantic.

Albion, Robert Greenhalgh and Pope, Jennie Barnes. Sea Lanes in Wartime - The American Experience 2nd edition. New York: W. Norton, Archon Books,   NARA also has operating logbooks for some merchant vessels. Our largest series of these is the Merchant Marine Ship's Logs -in the Records of the US Maritime Commission (RGNC-5 EntryNational Archives Identifier ).

Merchant Logbooks. Subsequently, however, the U.S. merchant marine again declined steadily; as the expense of American labor and ship construction increased, the cost of operation went beyond competitive levels, despite the fact that the American shipping industry was receiving a large subsidy from the federal government.

The United States Merchant Marine refers to either United States civilian mariners, or to U.S. civilian and federally owned merchant the civilian mariners and the merchant vessels are managed by a combination of the government and private sectors, and engage in commerce or transportation of goods and services in and out of the navigable waters of the United officers: 29, : The Historic American Merchant Marine Survey: Works Progress Administration, Federal project no.

6 () by Historic American Merchant Marine Survey and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great Range: $1, - $1, It shall be the duty of the Commission to make a survey of the American merchant marine, as it now exists, to determine what additions and replacements are required to carry forward the national policy declared in section of this Act, and the Commission is directed to study, perfect, and adopt a long-range program for replacements and.

The Merchant Marine is composed of all the commercial ships of a country and the personnel that man them. The American Merchant Seaman's Manual has been the primary seamanship text and reference book for the American Merchant Marine for more than sixty years.

Merchant mariners going to sea for the first time need to know as much about their new job, their ship, the sea, and the Merchant Marine.

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