Life at Sea brings together primary source collections from the following libraries and archives.

Visit the Guide to the Archival Collections for more information about these institutions and the collections which feature in this project.


National Maritime Museum, UK

Discover documents from the National Maritime Museum.

Massachusetts Historical Society

Discover documents from the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Mystic Seaport Museum

Discover documents from the Mystic Seaport Museum.

The National Archives, UK

Discover documents from The National Archives.