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NMHS Annual Meeting in Erie, PA 15-17 May

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10th Maritime Heritage Conference

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Sea History Magazine

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  • Join Us for the Charles Point Council Book Talk: “Wreck of the Ten Sail”

    The National Maritime Historical Society Invites You to Join Us for “Wreck of the Ten Sail” A Presentation & Book Signing with Award-Winning Historical Novelist William H. White Saturday, 26 April, 2014 Coffee is at 10:30 am. Presentation begins at […]

  • Preserving South Street Seaport: A Book Talk, at SSSM’s Bowne Printers

    Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:00pm Bowne Printers: South Street Seaport Museum 209 Water Street New York, NY 10068 Sail into spring with a book talk by James M. Lindgren, author of the recently published Preserving South Street Seaport: The […]

  • Dewey Flagship Olympia to remain in Philadelphia

    The Independence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia has announced that it will be retaining stewardship of USS Olympia. The sole surviving  naval ship of the Spanish-American War, Olympia carried the body of the Unknown Soldier from France to the United States in […]

  • Mariners’ Museum Outing Offers Extensive Visit Aboard Liberty Ship John W. Brown

    The Bronze Door Society of The Mariners’ Museum is sponsoring a motorcoach tour 13-15 June, featuring a six-hour “Voyage Into History” in upper Chesapeake Bay aboard the WWII Liberty Ship SS John W. Brown. The entire ship will be open […]

  • 27th Antique & Classic Boat Festival comes to CBMM June 13–15

    Wooden classics, vintage race boats, and other antique and Chesapeake Bay-related boats are coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum (CBMM) this June 13–15 for the 27th annual Antique & Classic Boat Festival in St. Michaels, MD. Hosted by the […]

  • SSV Oliver Hazard Perry: America’s Newest Tall Ship

    America’s newest tall ship, the 200-foot Oliver Hazard Perry, will be sailing on two voyages this fall: from Newport, RI, to Bermuda, departing 21 September and arriving 28 September; and from Bermuda to Portland, ME, departing 28 September and arriving […]