The National Maritime Historical Society

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In the Pages of Sea History 156

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Time Running Out for Historic Falls of Clyde

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2016 NMHS Annual Awards Dinner

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Headlines

  • Sneak Preview of our Fantastic Auction Items

    In addition to honoring Charles H. Townsend and Captain Cesare Sorio and paying tribute to Peter Stanford, one of the many exciting aspects of our Annual Awards Dinner is the LIVE and SILENT auctions!  Even if you are not able to […]

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  • Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Receives $80K Grant

    The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Maryland, has received an $80,000 grant from the Maryland Historical Trust’s Maryland Heritage Areas Authority program. The grant will help fund a new Small Craft Heritage Center project, projected to begin in […]

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  • September Charles Point Council Seminar: Operation Neptune

    Operation Neptune: The Allied Invasion of Europe and the D-Day Landings Saturday, 24 September 2016 Hendrick Hudson Free Library – 185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, NY 10548 Continental Breakfast is at 10:30 AM. Presentation is at 11:00 AM. Craig Symonds, […]

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  • Save the Date! NYC Pickle Night is 11 November

    The event is held each year to commemorate the Battle of Trafalgar and the death of Admiral Lord Nelson. It is named for HMS Pickle, which participated in the battle and was the messenger ship that carried the news of the victory and of Nelson’s death […]

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  • History Cruise Aboard SS John W. Brown

    Living History Cruise Aboard SS John W. Brown Sunday, 18 September 2016 Sail back into World War II aboard a national treasure. SS John W.  Brown carries you back into wartime. Experience life aboard the last remaining troop ship from […]

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  • Griffiths Headstone Unveiled

      On 23 July the headstone for the grave of legendary naval architect John W. Griffiths (October 6, 1809–March 30, 1882), designer of steamships, war vessels, and the record-setting clippers Sea Witch and Rainbow, at Linden Hill United Methodist Cemetery […]

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