Month: August 2017

U-Boats In The Bahamas Book

September Seminar – U Boats in the Bahamas with Eric Wiberg

The National Maritime Historical Society presents “U-Boats in the Bahamas” Seminar and Book Signing with Author Eric Wiberg Saturday, 23 September 2017 Hendrick Hudson Free Library, 185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, NY 10548 Continental Breakfast & Registration at 10:30 AM;…

HALIFAX DISASTER By Austin Dwyer 6in 768x569

In the Pages of Sea History 160

Here’s what’s in the pages of Sea History 160:   Collision in the Narrows: the 1917 Halifax Harbor Explosion by Roger Marsters The most powerful man-made explosion before the Atomic Age came with little warning on a cold December morning in…

NMHS Vessel

The NMHS & Sea History Survey is Now Open

Have you been an NMHS member for years? Just discovered us?  We’d love to hear from you! Our new Survey just takes a few minutes (really!) and gives us valuable feedback from our members and followers.  All responses are confidential….

Battleship Texas

Time Running Out on Battleship Texas

Supporters of the battleship Texas warn that there isn’t much time left to save the ship, a veteran of two world wars. The hull is becoming more and more difficult to patch, due to the weakness of the steel surrounding…