Photo from 1867 of the Oneonta sidewheeler on Columbia River.
Oneonta sidewheeler on Columbia River, 1867. Photo: Oregon Historical Society.

Seminar Series: Battle for the Columbia River – 23 September 2023

Battle for the Columbia River The Rise of the Oregon Steam Navigation Company with Author Mychal Ostler Saturday, 23 September 2023 Zoom Lecture at 11:00 AM EST, Q&A to Follow Register for ZOOM >>Buy the Book >>Guest Donation >> Seminars…



Coast Guard Inaugural Art Exhibit – Federal Hall National Memorial

Coast Guard Inaugural Art Exhibit Federal Hall National Memorial, 26 Wall Street, New York City August 1 though September 19, 2014 Karen Loew – Escorting the Harriet Lane Artwork depicting the United States Coast Guard’s multi-faceted missions will be on view…


This Weekend on the Hudson River! Newburgh and Kingston Events

This Weekend on the Hudson River  Tour the Niña and Pinta on the Newburgh Waterfront Celebrate Hudson River Day in Kingston   Tour aboard the Niña & Pinta 18-20 July, 9am – 6pm Memorial Ceremony for HMS Bounty & US Coast…


National Maritime Heritage Grants

Applications are now being accepted for National Maritime Heritage Grants. Approximately $1,700,000 has been made available; education projects can request $25,000-$50,000, and preservation projects can request $50,000-$200,000. The application period runs from 23 June  to 23 September, 2014. The Maritime…


Cruise Aboard the Evening Star: Seminar Excursion 6 August, 2014

The National Maritime Historical Society Invites You to Join Us for Dinner & a Narrated Cruise Aboard the Evening Star Wednesday 6 August, 2014 5:30–8:30 pm Riverfront Green, 30 Hudson Avenue, Peekskill, NY Join the National Maritime Historical Society and the crew…


Photography Exhibit at Penobscot Marine Museum

Lisa Tyson Ennis takes photographs the slow, old-fashioned way with medium and large format cameras, black and white film, and long exposures. She hand-prints her images one by one in a traditional wet dark room. The subjects that intrigue her…


Noble Maritime Collection Reception and Exhibition – Daily Life at Snug Harbor

The Trustees of the Noble Maritime Collection  request the pleasure of your company at the opening reception for the exhibition Daily Life at Sailors’ Snug Harbor Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 6pm The Noble Maritime Collection 1000 Richmond Terrace, Building…