Month: July 2016

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…


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…


2016 NMHS Annual Awards Dinner

The National Maritime Historical Society invites you to join us in honoring those who have contributed to our maritime heritage. ANNUAL AWARDS DINNER WEDNESDAY, 26 OCTOBER 2016 NEW YORK YACHT CLUB, NEW YORK CITY CLICK HERE TO SEE THE EVENT PHOTOS…