Steve Phillips

In 2016, Stephen B. Phillips was awarded with the NMHS Distinguished Service Award.  We recognized his many accomplishments in the evening’s awards dinner journal: Stephen Phillips’s family has been a part of the seafood industry for 100 years, since the establishment of the AE Phillips & Son seafood processing plant on the Chesapeake Bay in…

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Portrait of Seligmann

In 2017, Peter Seligmann was awarded with the NMHS Distinguished Service Award.  We recognized his many accomplishments in the evening’s awards dinner journal: Peter Seligmann discovered an affinity for our natural environment on family summer vacations in Wyoming; he pursued this interest in his college studies at Rutgers University, graduating with a degree in wildlife…

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John Barber, portrait

In 2009, John M. Barber was awarded with the NMHS Distinguished Service Award.  We recognized his many accomplishments in the evening’s awards dinner journal: John Barber’s art captures the vanishing era of the Chesapeake Bay and his environmental efforts help restore and preserve it. He has painted the Chesapeake Bay and the Eastern Seaboard for…

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In 2010, David Rockefeller Jr. & Sailors for the Sea were awarded with the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Maritime Education at the Annual Awards Dinner. We recognized their many accomplishments in the evening’s awards dinner journal: David Rockefeller, Jr. and Sailors for the Sea will be recognized for their work in educating and…

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Ted Turner

In 2009, Ted Turner was awarded with the NMHS Distinguished Service Award at the Annual Awards Dinner. We recognized his many accomplishments in the evening’s awards dinner journal: In presenting the NMHS Distinguished Service Award to Mr. Turner, the Society honors Turner’s dedication, vision, and influence as a proponent of America’s maritime heritage, and his…

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