1940 Article Tarantula Motor Yacht Cruiser Cabin Plan Frank S Bissell Owner Boat


This is an original 1940 one-page black and white print article describing the "Tarantula," a new 35-foot, 6-inch motor cruiser, designed by Eldredge-McInnis, Inc. of Boston and built by the Quincy Adams Yacht Yard, Quincy, MA for Frank S. Bissell of Milton, MA. The article includes a profile diagram and cabin plan.


This 74+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8.5 x 11.25 inches; 22 x 29 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Ahoy! Permission to come aboard and explore this collection of nautical-themed vintage ads, magazine covers, and prints from 1939-1940.