2024 Annual Awards Dinner
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ANNUAL MEETING 19-20 JULY
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Annual Awards Dinner 24 October 2024

The trustees of the The National Maritime Historical Society invite you to join us for the  2024 Annual Awards Dinner Honoring Dr. Sylvia Earle Dr. John B. Hattendorf Ford Reiche …

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Falls of Clyde at the dock in Honolulu in 2023.
Falls of Clyde, James Delgado

In the Pages of Sea History 187

The Fall of the Falls of Clyde by James Delgado Read this featured article    Historic Ships on a Lee Shore Could This Be It for SS United States? by…

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Specialist Mary Palmquist, a WAVE working at the Hydrographic office during World War II.

Seminar Series: Lethal Tides with Catherine Musemeche – 6 June, 7:00 PM EST

Register to AttendBuy the Book Guest Donation Thursday, 6 June 2024 7:00 PM EST Seminars are free to attend, although we hope you will support the Series with a suggested $10…

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Door County Classic & Wooden Boat Show

August 2 @ 12:00 pm - August 4 @ 4:00 pm

USS Monitor Legacy Program: The Battle of Mobile Bay

August 2 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
 

SEA HISTORY

"Sheeting In" by Charles Raskob Robinson. Hands sheeting in the headsails aboard Falls of Clyde.

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Falls of Clyde at the dock in Honolulu in 2023.
Falls of Clyde, James Delgado

In the Pages of Sea History 187

The Fall of the Falls of Clyde by James Delgado Read this featured article    Historic Ships on a Lee Shore Could This Be It for SS United States? by…

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SEA HISTORY for Kids

Self-Steering Boat

Self-Steering Boat Who’s At the Helm? Spray, a Well-Balanced Boat, and the Advent of Self-Steering When planning his sailing expedition to study the natural phenomena of the Caribbean, naturalist Gilbert Klingel chose to build a replica of the Spray, the 37-foot boat made famous by Joshua Slocum, the first person to sail solo around the…

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Since its founding in 1963, the National Maritime Historical Society and Sea History magazine have been championing the history, art, science, and adventure of the sea—raising awareness of our maritime history, promoting the maritime heritage community, and inviting all to share in the adventures of seafaring.

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