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Olympia Harbor Days: Tugs, Trains & Ports on the Waterfront - ThurstonTalk

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 09:13

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Olympia Harbor Days: Tugs, Trains & Ports on the Waterfront
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oly fed sponsor Come celebrate the final days of summer and Olympia's maritime history during the annual Olympia Harbor Days starting Friday, August 29 and concluding on Sunday, August 31. Harbor Days is a three day festival of entertainment, food, art ...

The Last Hurrah: Making the most of these last days of summer - Journal Times

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 07:39

The Last Hurrah: Making the most of these last days of summer
Journal Times
Or learn about Racine's maritime history through an exhibit called “Waterways,” while seated in a 21-foot wooden boat. Check out the Burlington Historical Society, at 232 N. Perkins Blvd., where visitors may view historic photos and learn about the ...

Workers of the high seas, unite! - Boston Globe

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 08/24/2014 - 01:13

Boston Globe

Workers of the high seas, unite!
Boston Globe
The history of the maritime working class is hard to write, because primary documents are scarce. Many sailors were illiterate. One chapter of Rediker's book looks at an extraordinary document—the 40-year diary of Edward Barlow, a 17th-century seaman ...

High tech tackles Blackbeard's booty - Charlotte Observer


High tech tackles Blackbeard's booty
Charlotte Observer
You start thinking about these objects the way they thought about them and how they were going to apply them.” Boye emphasized that his team members aren't experts on underwater archaeology. “We work with the people at the Queen Anne's Revenge ...

Mapping the government's lost ship - Cherry Hill Courier Post


Mapping the government's lost ship
Cherry Hill Courier Post
Harry Roecker was the first to dive into the water when the RJ Walker Expedition, a collaboration of private and government divers, began its mission to complete the first archaeological survey of the long-lost government ship Robert J. Walker. A ...

Join the Conversation - Pensacola News Journal

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 23:39

Pensacola News Journal

Join the Conversation
Pensacola News Journal
Emerald Coast Tours will hold a tour of Downtown Pensacola beginning with a 10- to 15-minute training session followed by a comfortable segway ride while a local guide reviews the city's 450-year history. Reservations are required by ... ThunderRun ...

Jungle ruins and sea life await in tiny Belize - Richmond Times-Dispatch


Jungle ruins and sea life await in tiny Belize
Richmond Times-Dispatch
The nation's Institute of Archaeology says Belize is home to more prehistoric buildings than modern-day ones. .... When things do turn truly nocturnal, snorkelers armed with underwater LEDs have an opportunity to spot squid, octopus, lobster and crabs.

SOUTHAMPTON'S two-day nautical extravaganza celebrating the city's naval ... - Daily Echo

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 20:30

SOUTHAMPTON'S two-day nautical extravaganza celebrating the city's naval ...
Daily Echo
"We have lots more historical societies here than last year which is great and people really seem to be getting involved in the story of Southampton." After the official opening, girls from across the country let out screams of excitement as pop band ...

Outdoors notes - Duluth News Tribune


Outdoors notes
Duluth News Tribune
Underwater Archaeology Day, 1-4 p.m. Sept. 13 as well as Sept. 20. * Candlelight Pumpkin Parade, Nov. 6. * Veteran's Day Pictorial Hike and Social Reception, Nov. 11. Friends of the Lakewalk will answer questions and share membership information, 3-5 ...

African Diaspora Maritime, America's Cup Trustee Settle - New York Law Journal (registration)

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 15:18

African Diaspora Maritime, America's Cup Trustee Settle
New York Law Journal (registration)
ADM, as the non-profit sailing group is referred to in court briefs, aims to promote the visibility of African American competitive sailors and raise awareness of the role of blacks in maritime history. The group submitted an application and the $25 ...

City sea celebration kicks off in style - Daily Echo

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 08/23/2014 - 05:40

Daily Echo

City sea celebration kicks off in style
Daily Echo
With a selection of historical ships on display, vintage buses, classic cars, an arts and crafts fair, talks about the city's maritime history and plenty of maritime-themed music from Southampton's talented performers – residents have plenty to see at ...
Southampton Maritime Festival Gets UnderwayCapital FM
SOUTHAMPTON'S two-day nautical extravaganza celebrating the city's naval ...Hampshire Chronicle

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FAMILY BET: Relive Jersey's maritime history - Cherry Hill Courier Post

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 19:48

FAMILY BET: Relive Jersey's maritime history
Cherry Hill Courier Post
You can find it 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. today and tomorrow at Historic Cold Spring Village, 720 Route 9, Cape May. Features a celebration of the maritime culture and history of the Jersey Cape with pirates, maritime music, family fun, and a variety of ...

Kids Calendar - The News-Press


Kids Calendar
The News-Press
Discover the treasures hidden in the mysterious depths just off Florida?s sunny shores. Learn about the shipwrecks that underwater archaeologists have identified and how you can visit them. Registration required. 5:30 p.m. Immokalee Branch Library, 417 ...

SOUTHAMPTON'S two-day nautical extravaganza celebrating the city's naval ... - Daily Echo

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 10:52

Daily Echo

SOUTHAMPTON'S two-day nautical extravaganza celebrating the city's naval ...
Daily Echo
"We have lots more historical societies here than last year which is great and people really seem to be getting involved in the story of Southampton." After the official opening, girls from across the country let out screams of excitement as pop band ...

Southampton's nautical extravaganza kicks off in style - Daily Echo

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 09:14

Daily Echo

Southampton's nautical extravaganza kicks off in style
Daily Echo
"We have lots more historical societies here than last year which is great and people really seem to be getting involved in the story of Southampton." After the official opening, girls from across the country let out screams of excitement as pop band ...
Southampton Maritime Festival Gets UnderwayCapital FM
Southampton celebrates the city's nautical past with Maritime FestivalHampshire Chronicle

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Conservation and Connection: The Mary Rose Museum - Blooloop


Blooloop

Conservation and Connection: The Mary Rose Museum
Blooloop
Facial reconstructions based on cutting-edge forensic science and osteo-archaeology on the human remains found at the wreck site – the same technology used by Scotland Yard – have brought seven of the ship's company compellingly to life, their faces ...

Belize serves up surf and turf vacation of Maya Ruins and mind-boggling sea life - Regina Leader-Post


Regina Leader-Post

Belize serves up surf and turf vacation of Maya Ruins and mind-boggling sea life
Regina Leader-Post
The nation is home to more prehistoric buildings than modern-day ones, according to its Institute of Archaeology. That ancient appeal draws in backpackers eager for adventure as well as divers ready to gawk at its bustling reefs or plunge into its ...

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FLCC students survey site of sunken British warship - Irondequoit Post


FLCC students survey site of sunken British warship
Irondequoit Post
In 2011, Cartellone, known for his underwater archeology program at Texas A&M, made his way to the spot, uncertain of what he would find. After scuba diving in the area the professor had a feeling he had found something of value. Meanwhile, Hewlett and ...

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African Diaspora Maritime, America's Cup Trustee Settle - New York Law Journal (registration)

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 21:26

African Diaspora Maritime, America's Cup Trustee Settle
New York Law Journal (registration)
ADM, as the non-profit sailing group is referred to in court briefs, aims to promote the visibility of African American competitive sailors and raise awareness of the role of blacks in maritime history. The group submitted an application and the $25 ...

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African Diaspora Maritime, America's Cup Trustee Settle - New York Law Journal (registration)

Maritime History articles at Google News - Thu, 08/21/2014 - 21:02

African Diaspora Maritime, America's Cup Trustee Settle
New York Law Journal (registration)
ADM, as the non-profit sailing group is referred to in court briefs, aims to promote the visibility of African American competitive sailors and raise awareness of the role of blacks in maritime history. The group submitted an application and the $25 ...

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