History


  • Video Focuses on Charles W. Morgan Whaleship Restoration

    As the restored whaling ship Charles W. Morgan prepares for her first sailing adventure since 1921, the Mystic Seaport is running a series o...

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  • Author to Interview Boston Whaler Workers for Book

    The Patriot Ledger reports that writer Peter Hunn is seeking to interview former Boston Whaler employees who worked for the company when it ...

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  • Remembering Maine’s Forgotten Shipwreck

    The sinking of the RMS Bohemian 150 years ago was the worst shipwreck ever recorded in Casco Bay and one of the worst along the Maine coast....

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  • Marblehead to Celebrate Saving the USS Constitution

    On April 3, 2014, the town of Marblehead, Massachusetts, will celebrate the 200th anniversary of its part in saving the USS Constitution, ac...

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  • Harvard Exhibit Examines Birch Bark Canoes

    Native American birch bark canoes—often described as the one of the greatest inventions in human history—were copied by Euroamerican fur...

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  • Oral History Exhibit Explores Vineyard Derby Lore

    The Martha’s Vineyard Museum has a new exhibit featuring oral-history recordings of some of the best and most memorable fishermen who have...

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