Month: June 2016

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…


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…


In the Pages of Sea History 155

Here’s what’s in the pages of Sea History 155:    Fair Winds, Peter (1927–2016) by Shelley Reid The National Maritime Historical Society and the maritime heritage community at large remember our president emeritus and long-time editor of Sea History, Peter…


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.