A group of albatrosses, a family of natatores.

Albatrosses

A group of albatrosses, a family of natatores.

"Lyle Life-saving Gun. LYLE GUN, a bronze life-saving gun, designed by Captain D. A. Lyle of the United States Ordnance Department for throwing elongated projectiles having lines attached to them, in order to establish communication between the shore and a stranded or wrecked vessel. The projectile has at the rear end a shank, to which the line is attached." -Whitney, 1911

Lyle Gun

"Lyle Life-saving Gun. LYLE GUN, a bronze life-saving gun, designed by Captain D. A. Lyle of the United…

A boat used in emergency of a sinking ship.

Life Raft

A boat used in emergency of a sinking ship.

A ship wreck with men trying to repair or salvage parts. One man rests on a rock, staring at a panel. Others work in the background. A large bird is perched on the ship.

Ship Wreck

A ship wreck with men trying to repair or salvage parts. One man rests on a rock, staring at a panel.…

Scene from the story, "The Shipwreck."

Shipwreck

Scene from the story, "The Shipwreck."

This painting by J. William Turner is a good example of his oil on canvas collection. It can be found in the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.

The Slave Ship

This painting by J. William Turner is a good example of his oil on canvas collection. It can be found…