19th Century Maritime

19th-century-american-maritimeThis page is an archive of blog posts from the series 19th Century Maritime.

The series began in January 2017 and will continue for the entire year. Exploring the aspects of American Maritime history, articles address American trade, early beginnings of the U.S. Navy, whaling, lighthouses, and Civil War blockade runners.

ussallianceMaritime – An Introduction & Some Definitions

Canoes & Passenger Ships

Colonial Maritime Trade

A Revolution At Sea

Why Create A Navy?

The First Six Frigates

uss_constitution_vs_guerriereThe Top 10 Things You Should Know About The Barbary Wars

A Dozen Facts You Should Know About The War Of 1812

American International Trade