National Geographic : 1938 Jul
PLYMOUTH'S HERO WAS A NAVIGATOR AND GEOGRAPHER Not as seaman or mayor has Sir Joseph Edgar Boehm pictured the conqueror of the Invincible Armada and builder of British sea power. His statue on the Hoe represents a student and a circumnavigator of the globe. Photographs byMaynard Owen Williams OLD HOUSES LINE NEW STREET WHERE CHILDREN PLAY Mayflower pilgrims, resting inPlymouth ontheir way from Southampton to the New World, slept in thesehouses, one ofwhich isnow amuseum. Far different are the city's newer suburbs (page 66).