1. (Source: joshuafountain, via mudwerks)

     
  2. advertisement from 50 Fish from American Waters; Allen & Ginter,
    Richmond, VA, c1880s

     
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  4. Shinshin chinka Kattoru — Cuttlefish

    Taishō Posters

    Japanese posters from the first quarter of the 20th century

     
  5. (Source: joshuafountain, via mudwerks)

     
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  12. Histoire naturelle de Lacépède

    Paris: Furne, Jouvet et cie; 1876-1881

     
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  14. World War I (Emergency Fleet Corp., 1917). Propaganda Poster  "Send the Eagle’s Answer: More Ships"

    In 1916 the United States Shipping Board was created with the charter to build up the US Merchant Marine as Europe went further and further into war. The Emergency Fleet Corporation in Washington, DC, commissioned artist James Daugherty to create this poster to spur worker productivity in shipbuilding.

     
  15. The Sea Spoilers (Universal, 1936) John Wayne is cast as the skipper of a Coast Guard cutter who is after a gang of seal poachers.