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A Story Of US Maritime Disaster Resurfaces - NPR

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 07:10

A Story Of US Maritime Disaster Resurfaces
NPR
A century ago America witnessed one of the worst maritime disasters in its history. Going through old news reels, a graduate student recently discovered footage of the tragedy. But film in the 19-teens was silent, and this is radio. So here's Nate ...

Art Review: 'Coast & the Sea' narrow in focus but a worthy show for a city ... - Press Herald

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 04:00

Press Herald

Art Review: 'Coast & the Sea' narrow in focus but a worthy show for a city ...
Press Herald
The Maine Maritime Museum in Bath provides a far more entertaining presentation of maritime history, artifacts and art. “Coast & the Sea” is very New York-oriented, while the Maritime Museum successfully connects the sea culture and economies of Maine ...

Indonesia Mulls Maritime Ties with Netherlands - MarineLink

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 02:26

MarineLink

Indonesia Mulls Maritime Ties with Netherlands
MarineLink
The two countries share a long maritime history. Several of the Indonesian Navy's warships were made in the Netherlands, while at present the Navy is building a SIGMA class destroyer in cooperation with the Netherlands' Damen Shipyards. Moreover, many ...

Cal Maritime women's basketball clinches winning season, playoffs - Vallejo Times Herald

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 01:55

Cal Maritime women's basketball clinches winning season, playoffs
Vallejo Times Herald
The Cal Maritime women's basketball team earned a 53-49 home win against Pacific Union on Saturday night to clinch its first winning season in the program's history. With the win, Cal Maritime also clinches a playoff spot in the California Pacific ...

Fire + Water double feature to open Freep Film Festival - Detroit Free Press

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 00:03

Detroit Free Press

Fire + Water double feature to open Freep Film Festival
Detroit Free Press
Filmmaker Eric Seals spent nearly two years documenting the story of the 74-year-old Trotter, Michigan's maritime history and people's fascination with shipwrecks. Each discovery brings tales of lost souls, heroes and survivors. This includes an ...

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Ala. museum to explore 'America's Sea' - Toledo Blade

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sun, 02/15/2015 - 00:03

Toledo Blade

Ala. museum to explore 'America's Sea'
Toledo Blade
But the huge, glass-walled structure is actually a new maritime museum called GulfQuest, which is scheduled to open sometime this spring. The 90,000-square-foot facility will be the only museum in the country to focus solely on the maritime history and ...

Community calendar for Feb. 15 - Hattiesburg American

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 23:25

Hattiesburg American

Community calendar for Feb. 15
Hattiesburg American
•Exhibit: A new exhibit showcasing the Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum located in Biloxi is now on display on the first floor of the terminal at Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport. On display is a 12-foot wooden traditional sailing skiff built by ...

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New life for historic Padanaram Village - SouthCoastToday.com

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 17:46

New life for historic Padanaram Village
SouthCoastToday.com
It was among the land tracts purchased from the Wampanoags in 1652 and was settled by people involved in maritime trades, town history shows. A thriving waterfront village, Padanaram faced two big attacks. Its early 17th century homes were destroyed in ...

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We Players Presents A NEW DEAL: CONTINUING THE LEGACY OF MARITIME ... - Broadway World

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 11:39

We Players Presents A NEW DEAL: CONTINUING THE LEGACY OF MARITIME ...
Broadway World
San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park's Maritime Museum has been a site of creative endeavor and community engagement for the past 76 years. A group of artists designed and finished the interior and elements of the original bathhouse building ...

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Thursday talk teases upcoming aircraft carrier exhibit - Traverse City Record Eagle

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 11:31

Traverse City Record Eagle

Thursday talk teases upcoming aircraft carrier exhibit
Traverse City Record Eagle
This trove of eyewitness accounts and paraphernalia on Lake Michigan's World War II aircraft carriers will anchor the Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum's spring exhibit and buoy several "teaser" talks — the first being Thursday in Grand Traverse ...

Essential California: Death of an LA news pioneer, a peek at the Broad museum ... - Los Angeles Times

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 08:01

Essential California: Death of an LA news pioneer, a peek at the Broad museum ...
Los Angeles Times
Late this week, negotiations resumed between the Pacific Maritime Assn. and the International Longshore and Warehouse Union. Hot and fiery: The spicy, ... Just a few weeks ago, it looked like a toss-up with “Boyhood,” but Whipp now declares: “If ...

RI, Netherlands to further maritime cooperation - Jakarta Post

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 04:25

RI, Netherlands to further maritime cooperation
Jakarta Post
The two countries share a long maritime history. Several of the Indonesian Navy's warships were made in the Netherlands, while at present the Navy is building a SIGMA class destroyer in cooperation with the Netherlands' Damen Shipyards. Moreover, many ...

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Museum unveils new Port of Hueneme exhibit - Ventura County Star

Maritime History articles at Google News - Sat, 02/14/2015 - 00:06

Ventura County Star

Museum unveils new Port of Hueneme exhibit
Ventura County Star
KAREN QUINCY LOBERG/THE STAR Mickey Schaevitz (from front left), Michelle Murphy and Rob Wishart look through the Port of Hueneme exhibit at the Channel Islands Maritime Museum during an opening reception Thursday evening at Channel Islands ...

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Exposed wreck believed to be remains of Civil War steamer - The Outer Banks Voice

Maritime History articles at Google News - Fri, 02/13/2015 - 21:14

Exposed wreck believed to be remains of Civil War steamer
The Outer Banks Voice
“No one really knows what wreck it is from,” he said, but added that if it is truly the Metropolis, the ship is a significant piece of North Carolina maritime history. An early American steamer, the Metropolis was built in Mystic, Conn. In 1861 and was ...

Exposed wreck believed to be remains of Civil War steamer - The Outer Banks Voice


Exposed wreck believed to be remains of Civil War steamer
The Outer Banks Voice
The wreck has been identified as the “O'Keefe” wreck by the state's Underwater Archaeology branch, named after Charles O'Keefe, who first reported the it back in the late 1990s. While the exposed portion has long been believed to be part of the ...

Five Minutes with Tim Taylor, Tiburon Subsea - Marine Technology News


Marine Technology News

Five Minutes with Tim Taylor, Tiburon Subsea
Marine Technology News
Whether it was for shark biologists, geologist, archaeologist or the film industry we provided the skills and equipment to get on location and accomplish the task. Years of support in underwater operations and explorations aboard my company's research ...

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Celebrating <b>Maritime History</b> in Sag Harbor | The Sag Harbor Express

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:50
The Joseph Labrozzi, Jr. men's whaleboat team capsizes while racing to the finish line against the John K. Ott team during HarborFest 2013. Photo by Michael Heller. By Stephen J. Kotz and Mara Certic. With the passage of ...

14 Days events, edition of Sept. 4 | Events - Shore News Today

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Mon, 09/01/2014 - 23:00
Junior keepers enjoy a nighttime climb for spectacular views of Atlantic City, construct their own lighthouse with craft materials, learn how to use a compass, and learn maritime history through multimedia instruction on select ...

members of congress fight for recognition of wa <b>maritime history</b>

Maritime History Blog Posts via Google - Fri, 08/22/2014 - 17:08
The 13 mile stretch of coast would not be subject to the same regulations as a wilderness or wetland, but would hopefully attract those curious about maritime history. Rep. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor, and Rep. Denny Heck ...
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