David Pollack Vintage Posters
Wilmington, DE 19801
By Appointment Only
Very Rare Mechant Marine poster showing a greatful Uncle Sam at the helm of a wheel marked "Far - Home - Defense" and a nautical telegraph at "Full Speed Ahead"
In 1933, Congress dedicated May 22 as National Maritime Day to commemorate the American steam/sailing ship Savannah's successful transatlantic voyage, the first of its kind using steam propulsion.