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2016 NMHS Annual Awards Dinner

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In the Pages of Sea History 155

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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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  • Maine Maritime Museum is Seeking New Chief Curator

    Maine Maritime Museum in Bath, Maine, is seeking a new chief curator, to succeed the current chief curator, who is retiring in April of next year. From the MMM website: The Chief Curator will play a key role in the […]

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  • Special July Event: Launching the Andrea Doria Lifeboat

    The Andrea Doria Lifeboat Launching—60 Years Later Saturday, 30 July 2016 10:00 am–4:00 pm Discovering, recovering, restoring and re-launching Andrea Doria’s Lifeboat #1, at the Maritime Academic Center, State University of New York Maritime College. Mark Koch, a dive manager from the New […]

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  • The National Maritime Awards Dinner, 21 April 2016

    The National Maritime Awards Dinner, an event of the National Maritime Historical Society and the Naval Historical Foundation, was held at the National Press Club in Washington, DC, on 21 April. Please visit our photo gallery from the event.

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