A Portfolio of the Artist Leonard J Pearce


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The Artist


America’s Cup Races    Animals & Nature    Clippers & Packet Ships    Naval & Exploration    Passenger Vessels    People & Places    Sculpture

Pilot Boats & Tugs    Ports & Harbors    Schooner Yachts Racing    Schooner Yacht Portraits    Small Craft    Whalers & Fishing Boats    Yachts


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‘Sylvan Grove’                                                                   (click on the image to return to the previous page)

One of five New York commuting paddle steamers: Sylvan Shore, Sylvan Grove, Sylvan Stream, Sylvan Glen, Sylvan Dell.

These jaunty little boats were all very much alike and were the rapid transport system for New York before the elevated railroads reached the furthest part of Harlem around 1885.

Passenger Vessels