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The National Maritime Historical Society Needs Your Support!

Make a Donation  Join & Renew   Get on our Email List Like so many maritime and other organizations throughout the world, the COVID-19 health crisis has had profound effects on the National Maritime Historical Society.  As a long-established maritime organization…

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NMHS 57th Annual Meeting – 9 May 2020

View the 2020 Annual Meeting ReportSee the Plans Postponed for 2021 Following CDC guidelines and prohibitions on large gatherings, and with the health and safety of our staff and members foremost in our thoughts, the National Maritime Historical Society postponed…

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Seminar Series: The Eagle & the Dragon with Lewis McIntyre 22 February 2020

Watch the Seminar Recording >>Get the Book >> Register Here for the Seminar Welcome & Refreshments at 10:30 AM, Seminar at 11:00 AM; Casual Lunch to Follow Hendrick Hudson Free Library, 185 Kings Ferry Road, Montrose, NY Join us for an…

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Mayflower Sails 2020 – 400th Anniversary Commemorations

Whatever your particular interest, there is something for everyone in the story of the Mayflower crossing and the establishment of the Plymouth Colony (or rather, Plimoth) in what-is-now Massachusetts, 400 years ago this year. Plimoth Plantation is leading the way…

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Fiddlers’ Green, Charles Robertson

The trustees and staff of the National Maritime Historical Society mourn the loss of Charles A. Robertson—their friend, former trustee and recipient of the 2016 NMHS Distinguished Service Award.  Charles was a true friend of the maritime heritage and he…

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Seminar Series: Seafaring Songs with Charlie Zahm 25 January 2020

Join us Saturday, 25 January 2020 for Seafaring Songs and Chanteys: Performance with Historian Singer Charlie Zahm Register Here for the Seminar Welcome & Refreshments at 10:30 AM, Performance at 11:00 AM; Casual Lunch to Follow Hendrick Hudson Free Library, 185…

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Annual Awards Dinner at the New York Yacht Club 24 October 2019

View Photo Gallery What a night! On 24 October 2019, the National Maritime Historical Society celebrated the extraordinary maritime accomplishments of Ding Schoonmaker, Jean Wort, Pam Rorke Levy & Matt Brooks at the historic New York Yacht Club.  For photos…

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