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Miniature showing 1. Theoxena and Poris exiting Thessalonica with children and belongings; 2. Theoxena, Poris and children, on a boat near the shore, commit suicide, as a ship full of Macedonian soldiers pursues them. Initial, border design.

67 CE: Hearing of an impending revolt in Tiberias, Josephus reaches the town at daybreak and attempts to address the assembled Tiberians. John of Giscala sends soldiers to kill him, but Josephus flees to the lakeshore and, jumping into a boat moored there, makes his escape.

1813, Oct. 8, AD, Specifications for Robert Fulton's ferry boat invention

Estimate for expense of a steam ferry boat for one year, signed by Robert Fulton

1813, Oct. 8, AD, Specifications for Robert Fulton's ferry boat invention

1813, Oct. 8, AD, Specifications for Robert Fulton's ferry boat invention

1813, Oct. 8, AD, Specifications for Robert Fulton's ferry boat invention

Fulton Ferry Boat "Over"

Fulton Ferry Boat "Olive Branch"

Fulton Ferry Boat "Wm. Cutting"

Peter Coffee, Pilot of the First Steam Fulton Ferry Boat

[[A man ferries a boat full of barrels while another sleeps. Men ferry cattle and sheep.]]

[People lead a donkey carrying baskets. Men on a boat, one man steers with a poll. People feeding hay to a donkey.]]

[Fishermen. Men pull a rope. Men push a boat into the water. Men pull a boat on shore.]]

[Men work on a boat at low tide. Men pull am anchor rope onto a boat. Men remove a mast from a boat.]]

Map of the roads, canals and steam boat routes of the United States : with the distances from place to place carefully noticed ...

The transportation problem. The Baxter boat "City of New York," the fastest steamer tried on the Erie Canal.

Plate 5th. Mansion house (Bunker's), Broadway, New York ; Steam boat wharf, Battery Place, New York.

Plate 12th. Brooklyn Ferry, Fulton St. New York ; Steam boat wharf, Whitehall Street, New York.

Mitchell's travellers guide through the United States : a map of the roads, distances, steam boat & canal routes &c.

Light may the boat row, duett, sung with the most enthusiastic applause by Mrs. and Miss Watson, at the Park Theatre, concerts &c.

Black Sodom [Two men in boat have discussion while a third looks on.]

Black Sodom [Two men in boat have discussion while a third looks on.]

Black Sodom [Two men in boat have discussion while a third looks on.]

Phelps & Ensign's travellers' guide, and map of the United States : containing the roads, distances, steam boat and canal routes &c.

Phelps & Ensign's travellers' guide, and map of the United States : containing the roads, distances, steam boat and canal routes &c.

Mitchell's travellers guide through the United States : a map of the roads, distances, steam boat & canal routes &c.

Slave boat on the Nile - View looking towards the pyramids of Dashour and Saccara

Ensign's Travellers' guide and map of the United States : containing the roads, distances, steam boat and canal routes &c.

A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by paddle wheels and screw-propellers constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ...

A view of Collect Pond and its vicinity in the City of New York in 1793 : on which pond the first boat propelled by steam with paddle wheels or screw propellers was constructed by John Fitch, six years before Robert Fulton ...

Phelps's national map of the United States : a travellers guide : embracing the principal rail roads, canals, steam boat & stage routes, throughout the union

Ensign's Travellers' guide and map of the United States : containing the roads, distances, steam boat and canal routes &c.

Buffalo, N.Y., the boat house in the park.

View of a group in small sidewheel boat on an unidentified lake.

Boat landing at the lake, Central Park, N.Y.

Marine study, Lake Erie. [Boat in dock.]

Ausable Chasm. The Boat Ride.

Boat landing at the lake, Central Park, N.Y.

Boat landing at the lake, Central Park, N.Y.

Niagara Falls. [People in boat near falls.]

The Boat House.

View of a rocky beach with a sail boat in the distance.

Lake shore boat house, White Bear lake, Minn.

Four Indian men in a boat on Ponca creek.

Oceanic Regatta, July 24, 1875, Life Boat.

In the Boat Ride.

New Port House, Boat Landing, [???Bay], N.Y.

Boat scene, Lake Winnipeseogee.

Bemus Point Hotel, from boat dock.

Ferry boat running to Atlantic Street, Brooklyn.

Boat landing, Ticonderoga.

The winning boat passing the judge's boat, July 4, 1860.

Boat & Bath Houses, Rocky Point, R.I.

Dr. Kane's boat. Deer Park.

A main and child in flat bottomed boat.

Canal street ferry boat Louise.

Fairhaven ferry boat.

Boat fishing.

Ledge at Boat House.

Brooklyn ferry boat.

The Pool and Boat Ride, from above.

Boat landing, Central Park, New York.

Colorized view of people walking on a path and at the boat launch.

Boat landing on the Housatonic.

Boat fishing.

Water pouring over a dam, men in boat peering over spillway.

The boat house and roadway to the tomb.

Boat landing at the Terrace, Central Park, N.Y.

Buffalo harbor, boat and ice in water.

Boat landing.

Boat House, Profile Lake.

Ausable Chasm. In the Boat Ride.

View of locks, showing a boat locking through, Lockport, N.Y.

Boat House.

Man and boat near bank of the Connecticut River.

View of people with fishing poles standing by a boat on the shore.

View on the shore, group getting into a small boat.

Pleasure boat at Banisters Wharf.

Mailboat "City of Hudson," dispatch boat on James River, near Jones Landing.

Colorized view of people on the boat launch.

Entering the rapids. [Passenger boat "Spartan" in the rapids.]

View of the sail boat, from the balcony.

People on the rocks and in a boat at Salem Neck.

View of a canal boat, Lockport, N.Y.

Ausable Chasm. In the Boat Ride.

Brooklyn ferry boat.

Camping scene and a boat.

Boat House. Druid Hill Park, Baltimore.

Ausable Chasm. In the Boat Ride.

Boat on the St. Croix river.

Boat Club Univesity. 6th

Lake view and the Boat.

View of two people on a boat in the moonlight.

Cascade & upper boat landing, national military home, O.

Boat House.

Brooklyn ferry boat, New York.

The boat landing.

Gun boat and ferry.

View in New York. Pilot boat at Pier 20, East River.

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