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Museum of Flight Presents Inspiring Lecture About Achievements of Women in the Military

Museum of Flight Presents Inspiring Lecture About Achievements of Women in the Military

. November 23, 2017

SEATTLE – Veteran Army paratrooper and JAG Officer Sabra Janko discusses the many “firsts” for women in military history, combat and airborne operations, on Dec. 2. Janko’s stories range from when women disguised themselves as men to fight in the Revolutionary War, to more recent times signaling the first women serving on board ships, flying […]

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Learn Boating Essentials at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this January

Learn Boating Essentials at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum this January

. November 21, 2017

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is offering a two-session Boating Essentials course on Saturday, January 6 from 9:00 a.m. to noon, and continuing on Sunday, January 7 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Class participation is limited, with advanced registration needed. Led by Captain Jerry Friedman, a USCG-licensed Master, class participants will gain knowledge and confidence […]

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Michener Art Museum Will Present Major Exhibition on Henriette Wyeth and Peter Hurd

Michener Art Museum Will Present Major Exhibition on Henriette Wyeth and Peter Hurd

. November 21, 2017

Doylestown, PA – In January 2018, the James A. Michener Art Museum will present Magical & Real: Henriette Wyeth and Peter Hurd, A Retrospective, a major exhibition that explores the work, marriage, and careers of two remarkable artists who contributed to the canon and dialogue of 20th century American art. Co-organized by the Michener Art […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum shipwrights combine hull, topsides of bugeye Edna Lockwood

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum shipwrights combine hull, topsides of bugeye Edna Lockwood

. November 21, 2017

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Boatyard Manager Michael Gorman reports the historic restoration of Edna E. Lockwood is right on schedule, with her new hull now attached to her existing topsides. The 1889 bugeye and National Historic Landmark is set to launch at CBMM’s OysterFest 2018, scheduled for Saturday, October 27. Fall and winter saw a […]

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Museum of Flight Puts Blue Angel on a Pedestal

Museum of Flight Puts Blue Angel on a Pedestal

. November 18, 2017

SEATTLE – On Nov. 17 the Museum’s Navy F/A-18C Blue Angel was relocated from a corner in the Aviation Pavilion to its new home on free display atop a pedestal near the Museum’s south lawn entrance. Canted skyward to a height of almost 4-stories, the plane is a tribute to the Blue Angels and the […]

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