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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 […]

  • 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 […]

  • Annual Meeting 15–17 May, 2014 in Erie, PA

    We are delighted to announce that the National Maritime Historical Society is holding its Annual Meeting in partnership with the North American Society for Oceanic History (NASOH) and the Canadian Nautical Research Society (CNRS) on 15–17 May, 2014 in Erie, Pennsylvania. Home of the Erie Maritime Museum and the US […]