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NOAA Photo Library Image - ship4623

Translated as a "Comfortable position for the traveller!", obviously a bit of humor. The sailor is passing a line over the pulley to keep it from striking end of the boom during Bouree net towing operations. Plate VIII, print 11. In: "Results of the Scientific Campaigns of the Prince of Monaco." Vol. 89.

Image ID: ship4623, Voyage To Inner Space - Exploring the Seas With NOAA Collect
Photo Date: 1911
Photographer: J. Richard
Credit: NOAA Rice Library of the National Centers for Coastal Ocean Science

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