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SEAHISTORY.ORG/RESOURCES Is the new school season inspiring you to start— or return to—your own research project?
Maritime scholars of all ages can explore Sea History magazine issues reaching back to 1972. Investigate a ship or genealogy project, discover online maritime research tools, look up National History Day resources and find museums, historic sites and research centers near you.
SEA HISTORY INDEX: Research a topic with the 35,000+ entry index and find links direct to every
issue of Sea History magazine online.
MARITIME RESEARCH TOOLS: Research a vessel and catch up on preservation efforts on the world’s historic ships. Explore genealogy resources, heritage conferences, online image collections and maritime films. Explore primary documents, manuscript collections, museum archives, library resources and more on Peter McCracken’s Maritime History on the Internet page.
NATIONAL HISTORY DAY: We’re inspiring the next generation of enthusiasts on our Sea History for
Kids site with resources for National History Day, a year-long LATEST NEWS educational competition in which over half a million middle- and high-school students prepare a history project on a designated theme. Explore this year’s theme, Breaking Barriers in History, and discover students’ past winning projects at seahistory.org/NHD.
MUSEUMS & RESEARCH CENTERS: Find museums, heritage sites, historic vessels and research centers year-round at seahistory.org/museums. Zoom in on the interactive map, search for specific organizations, or filter by state, program and membership in the Council of American Maritime Museums. (NMHS $100 Friends and up get into CAMM museums for free!) SHARE A RESOURCE: Are we missing a research resource, online collection, or helpful website? Email us at email@example.com! Beacon of Light Educational Initiatives
Finest Hours & So Close to Home Seminar Series 11/3 and 11/4
Education is the movement from darkness to light. -Allan Bloom Education of the next generation is critical to carrying the memory of our maritime history forward, and we thank all of you who have supported our upcoming Annual Awards Dinner […]
Join the National Maritime Historical Society and New York Times Bestselling Author Michael Tougias for a Film Screening, Lecture & Book Signing The Finest Hours & So Close to Home. Friday, November 3, 2017 Refreshments […]
Take a sneak peak at the items featured in this year’s Annual Awards Dinner Live Auction! Even if you are not able to attend, you can still participate and support the National Maritime Historical Society. Let us do the bidding for you! Call 914-737-7878 […]
Annual Awards Dinner Live Auction
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UPCOMING EVENTS Lake Union Boats Afloat Show September 14-17 –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––
58 2017 Historic Naval Ships Association Annual Conference September 26-29
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