Marine forms shaped by economic forces

In 1907:

In 2015:



“Bow of S. S. Thomas F. Cole.” Detroit Publishing Company collection, Library of Congress, Photoshopped.

Stephanie Yang, “The incredible toys of hedge fund billionaire Steve Cohen.” Business Insider 5 February 2015, Online, accessed 30 June 2015.

Frown and wrinkled lip and sneer of cold command:

all I need is my Shelley book and my bra.

Source: Edward H. Hart, “USS Massachusetts, Figure of Victory,” between 1896 and 1901. Sculpture by Bela Lyon Pratt. Detroit Publishing Company Collection, Library of Congress, Photoshopped.