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CONFERENCES AND SYMPOSIUMS

•Society for Historical Archaeology Annual Conference, 6-9 Jan uary in Washington, D C. Confe rence theme is: "A Call to Action: The Past and Futu re of H istorical Archaeology." (www.sha.org) •American Historical Association Annual Meeting, 7-10 January in A tlanta, GA. Conference theme is: "Global Migrations: Empires, Nations, and Neighbors." (www. historians. org/ annual-meeting) •The Quebec International Sail Training and Tall Ships Conference 2016, 28-3 0 January in Q uebec C ity. O rganized by Tall Ships America. (22 1 3rd Sr. , Bldg. 2, Ste. 101 , Newport, RI; Ph. 401 846-1 775; www.sailtraining.org) •26th Symposium on Maritime Archaeology and History of Hawai' i and the Pacific, 13-15 February in H onolulu. Call for Papers deadline is 15 January. O rganized by the Maritime Archaeology and History of the Hawaiian Islands Foundation. (MAHHI, PO B 8807, H onolulu, HI; email finney@mahhi. org fo r details; www.mahhi .org) •Council of American Maritime Museums Annual Meeting, 25-27 April, hosted by the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation in Wilmington, DE. Call fo r Session proposals deadline is 15 January. (www.council ofamericanmaritimemuseums.o rg; www. kalmarnyckel. org) •National Council on Public History and Society for History in the Federal Government Joint Meeting, 16-19 March in Baltimore, MD . (www. ncph.org) •Joint North American Society for Oceanic History (NASO H), North Atlantic Fisheries History Association (NAFHA), Society for the History of Naval Medicine (S H NM) Conference 2016, Portland, ME, 11- 16 May. Co nfe rence theme is: "Periculum maris spes lucri superat: Fisheries, Trade, Defense and the North Atlantic World." Call fo r Papers deadline is 1 February. (For more information regarding proposals, email NASOH program chair Vic Mastone at victor. mastone@srate.ma.us, www.nasoh.org; NAFHA, www.hull. ac.uk/nafh a, contact is Ingo Heidbrink at iheidbri@odu. edu; SH NM, www.historyofnavymedicine.org, contact is Ann ette Finley-Croswhite at acroswhi@odu. edu)

Greenmanville Ave., Mystic, CT; Ph. 860 •Divergent Focal Planes on the Channel: 572-533 1; www. mysticseaport. org) From Darkroom to Lightroom, thro ugh •Pearl Harbor Anniversary Parade, 7 3 January at the Santa Barbara Maritime December in Waikiki. (See www.pearl Museum . (11 3 H arbor Way, Santa Bar- harborparade.o rg fo r the parade route and schedule.) bara, CA 93 109; www.sbmm.org) •Liquid Light: Photography Beneath the •Ice Boating on the Inland Seas, a lecture Sea, through 31 January at The Mariners' by Archie Call, 9 December at the NaMuseum. (100 Museum Dr. , Newport tional Museum of the Great Lakes in ToNews, VA; Ph. 757 596-2222; www. mari ledo, OH. (1 701 Front St. , Toledo, OH; www. inlandseas.o rg. Advance reservations nersmuseum.org) •A Broad Reach: 50 Years of Collecting, recommended: RSVP to museumstore@ at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Muse- inlandseas.org or 419 214-5000 ext. 200) um, in commemoration of the museum's •Maritime Performance Series concert 50th anniversary, through February. (21 3 with the folk hand EVA, 18 December N. Talbot Street, St. Michaels, MD ; www. at the Calvert Marine Museum on Solomons Island in MD . (14200 Solomons cbmm.org) •Mapping Ahab's "Storied waves ''....._ Island Road, Solomons, MD; www.cal Whaling and the Geography of Moby- verrmarinemuseum .com) Dick, debuts 8 January at the New Bed- •Tim Flannery & Friends Concert on fo rd Whaling Museum, (1 8 Johnny Cake the Star of India, 19 December at the Hill, New Bedford, MA 02740; Ph. 508 Maritime Museum of San Diego. Advance tickets available; note that this is an event 997-0046; www.whalingmuseum .org) •Highliners: Boats of the Century, at for adults 2 1 years and older. Also at the the Center fo r Wooden Boats in Seattle. museum is the 2015 Parade of Lights, 13 (CWB , 1010 Valley Street, Seattle, WA; and 20 December. (1492 N . Harbor Dr. , Ph. 206 382-2628; www.cwb.org) San Diego, CA; Ph. 619 234-9 153; www. •Lobstering & the Maine Coast, new in sdmaritime.org) 2015 at the Maine Mari time Museum . •Moby-Dick Marathon, 9-10 January Also at MMM, wavelength: The Story of at the New Bedford Whaling Museum. Signals at Sea, through 15 May 201 6. (43 No n-stop reading of Herman Melville's Washington Street, Bath, Maine 04530; masterpiece. Want to be a reader? Email Ph. 207 443- 13 16; www.mainemaritime mdmarathon@whalingmuseum.o rg or call 508 717-6851 to inquire about openings . museum .org) •River Life: Recent Work by David (18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA Eberhardt, 15 January-24 April at the 02740; Ph. 508 997-0046; www.whalingMinnesota Museum of Marine Art. (800 museum.org) Riverview Drive; W inona, MN; Ph. 507 •USS Constellation Returns from Dry 474-6626; www. mmam.org) Dock, 12 March in Baltimore. Th e ship •Coming to America, at the Indepen- will depart the USCG shipyard at Curtis dence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia. Bay at approximately 1OAM, and is expect(2 11 South Columbus Blvd. & Walnut ed to arri ve at Pier 1 between 11 :30AM and Street, Philadelph ia, PA 19106; Ph. 215 l 2:30PM. She will reopen to the public the fo llowing day, Friday, 13 March at lOAM. 413-8655; www.phillyseaporr.o rg) •Across the Top of the World: the Quest (Historic Ships in Bal timore, Pier 1, 301 for the Northwest Passage, th ro ugh May East Pratt Sr. , Baltimore, M D; Ph . 4 10 at the Vancouver Maritime Museum . 539- 1797; www.historicships.org) (1905 O gden Avenue in Vanier Park, •Chicago Maritime Festival, 16 April at Vancouver, BC; Ph. 604 257-83 00; www. the O ld Town School of Polk Music, orgavancouverm ari ti memuseum.com) nized by Common T imes, with the Chicago Maritime Museum, the O ld Town School of Folk M usic, and the C hi cago FESTIVALS, EVENTS, LECTURES, ETC. •Lantern Light Tours at Mystic Seaport, History Museum. (OTSFM , 4544 N Linevenings on 4-5 , 11- 13, and 18-20 De- coln Ave, Chicago, IL; Ph. 773 728-6000; cember. Advance tickers availabl e. (7 5 www.chicagomaritim efestival.org)

Sea History 153 - Winter 2015-2016  

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Sea History 153 - Winter 2015-2016  

10 National History Day-Prizes in Maritime History • 12 A New Look at the "Longitude Problem," by Daniel McFadden • 16 Maritime Archaeolog...

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