The vessel plans and chart, 1934-1953 (HDC 1673, SAFR 23836) is comprised of a 6 sheet plans set for LEON (built 1880; brigantine),
a plan for a topsail schooner, and a World War II era stream drift chart. The collection has been processed to the collection
level and is open for use without restrictions.
Biography: William Garden was born in Calgary, Canada in 1918 and moved with his family to Oregon in 1924 and then to Seattle,
WA. Garden was a naval architect and a prolific designer of yachts and other vessels. He authored two books, Yacht designs
and Yacht designs II.
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