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Annual Awards Dinner at the New York Yacht Club 26 October 2023

View Photo Gallery >>Dinner Recap in Sea History 185 >>   It was wonderful to gather again at the historic New York Yacht Club to honor the outstanding maritime accomplishments of James R. Barker & Mark W. Barker, Edward W. Kane,…

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painting by Patrick O’Brien
USS United States on Patrol, by Patrick O’Brien.

2024 NMHS Maritime Art Gallery

The National Maritime Historical Society presents The 2024 NMHS Maritime Art Gallery 18 April 2024 – National Press Club – Washington, DC  an exhibition debuting at the National Maritime Awards Dinner  Descriptions from the Artists Under the leadership of marine…

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Benedict Arnold, 1780. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division.

NMHS Seminar Series: God Save Benedict Arnold with Jack Kelly

God Save Benedict Arnold: The True Story of America’s Most Hated Man with Jack Kelly Thursday Evening, 22 February 2022 Zoom Lecture at 7:00 PM EST, Q&A to Follow Register for the ZOOM >>Buy the Book >>Guest Donation >> Seminars…

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global map with small ship models and a laptop on the right

NMHS Virtual Seminar: Exploring Online Research Tools for Ship and Maritime History with Peter McCracken

Exploring Online Research Tools for Ship and Maritime History with Peter McCracken Saturday, 27 January 2024 Zoom Lecture at 11:00 AM EST, Q&A to Follow Register for the ZOOM >>Guest Donation >> Seminars are free to attend, although we hope…

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oil painting of vessels
Patrick O'Brien

National Maritime Awards Dinner — 18 April 2024

Painting by Patrick O’Brien The trustees of the The National Maritime Historical Society invite you to join us for the 2024 National Maritime Awards Dinner National Press Club Thursday, 18 April 2024 as we honor three esteemed award recipients Major General…

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poster of merchant marine from wwII
U.S. National Archives and Records Administration

Seminar Series: My Time in the US Merchant Marine – 9 December 2023

My Time in the US Merchant Marine: Forty Years of Change and Innovation with Captain Robert N. Anderson   Saturday, 9 December 2023 In-person and Live-streamed at 11:00 AM EST, Q&A to Follow Cortlandt Yacht Club, 238 Ferry Road, Montrose,…

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Photo of the Rose ship on the horizon
The Rose. Photo: Will Sofrin

Seminar Series: All Hands on Deck – 18 November 2023

All Hands on Deck A Modern-Day High Seas Adventure to the Far Side of the World with Author Will Sofrin Saturday, 18 November 2023 Zoom Lecture at 11:00 AM EST, Q&A to Follow Register for ZOOM >>Buy the Book >>Guest…

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