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In the Pages of Sea History 178

Here’s what’s in the pages of Sea History 178:  National Maritime Awards Dinner and NMHS Invitational Art Gallery In April, NMHS will recognize three esteemed individuals whose contributions to the museum and maritime heritage fields are unsurpassed. A special exhibition…

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Seminar Series: Valcour: The 1776 Campaign That Saved the Cause of Liberty 26 March 2022

Register Here >>Buy the Book >>Guest Donation >> Register Here for the 26 March 2022 Seminar Series Live Zoom Event Welcome & Lecture at 11:00 AM ET, Q&A to Follow Pre-registration is required and is limited to the first 100…

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Seminar Series: The Abalone Ukulele with CAPT R.L. Crossland, USN (Ret.) 26 February 2022

Register Here >>Buy the Book >>Guest Donation >> Register Here for the 26 February 2022 Seminar Series Live Zoom Event Welcome & Lecture at 11:00 AM ET, Q&A to Follow Pre-registration is required and is limited to the first 100…

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Seminar Series: George Washington’s Long Island Spy Ring with Author Bill Bleyer 22 January 2022

Register Here >>Buy the Book >>Guest Donation >> Register Here for the 22 January 2022 Seminar Series Live Zoom Event Welcome & Lecture at 11:00 AM ET, Q&A to Follow Pre-registration is required and is limited to the first 100 registrants.  Seminars…

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one of Boyd's vessels

In the Pages of Sea History 177

Here’s what’s in the pages of Sea History 177:    Searching for Amundsen: Louise Arner Boyd aboard the Hobby, by Joanna Kafarowski Wealthy socialite Louise Boyd was preparing to embark on a third Arctic sailing expedition, when legendary explorer Roald…

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Seminar Series: Dr. Ray Ashley – 4 December 2021

Register>>  Guest Donation >> Register Here for the 4 December 2021 Seminar Series Live Zoom Event Welcome & Lecture at 12:00 PM ET, Q&A to Follow Pre-registration is required and is limited to the first 100 registrants.  Seminars are free to…

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Seminar Series: Thomas Clark – 6 November 2021

Register >>Get the Book/E-Book >>Guest Donation >> Register Here for the 6 November 2021 Seminar Series Live Zoom Event Welcome & Lecture at 11:00 AM ET, Q&A to Follow Pre-registration is required. Seminars are free to attend, although we hope…

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on the river

In the Pages of Sea History 176

Here’s what’s in the pages of Sea History 176:    NMHS 2021 Annual Awards Dinner After a year’s hiatus, NMHS will return to the New York Yacht Club to honor and celebrate four outstanding individuals of the maritime community and…

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Seminar Series: Remembering the 9/11 Boatlift – 11 September 2021

Registration/Zoom Invite >>Guest Donation >> Remembering the 9/11 Boatlift: The Largest Water Evacuation in American History Register Here for the 11 September 2021 Seminar Series Zoom  Welcome, Short Film & Lecture at 11:00 AM ET, Q&A to Follow Pre-registration is…

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ship awaiting the canal to open

In the Pages of Sea History 175

Here’s what’s in the pages of Sea History 175:    Fiddler’s Green: George F. Bass (1938–2021), by Warren Riess Often called the “Father of Underwater Archaeology,” George Bass died on 2 March 2021. The first to take archaeological methods underwater,…

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Seminar Series: Plein Air Painting with Lisa Egeli – 23 June 2021

Registration/Zoom Invite >>Painting Auction >>Guest Donation >> Register Here for the 23 June 2021 Seminar Series Live Zoom Event: A Live Plein Air Painting Demonstration with Q&A at 6:00 PM ET Pre-registration is required. Seminars are free to attend, although…

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1894 Morrissey

NMHS Receives Funding for Ernestina-Morrissey Documentary Series

The National Maritime Historical Society is pleased to report that it has been awarded a grant of $305,000 from the H.F. Lenfest Fund at Vanguard Charitable for its documentary series Sails Over Ice and Seas: The Life and Times of…

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Seminar Series: Sea Shanties with Craig Edwards – 17 April 2021

Registration/Zoom Invite >> Register Here for the 17 April 2021 Seminar Series Live Zoom Event Lecture & Performance at 11:00 AM ET, Q&A to Follow Pre-registration is required and greatly appreciated. Seminars are free to attend.   Back in January…

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Murder on the High seas

In the Pages of Sea History 174

Here’s what’s in the pages of Sea History 174:    American Society of Marine Artists Invitational Gallery Check out some of our favorite selections for the upcoming online exhibition and sale of new works by members of the American Society…

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Seminar Series: Prize Papers with Thomas Truxes – 20 March 2021

Watch the Video >>  Guest Donation >> Register Here for the 20 March 2021 Seminar Series Live Zoom Event Welcome & Lecture at 11:00 AM ET, Q&A to Follow Pre-registration is required and is limited to the first 100 registrants.  Seminars…

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