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Edna’s new hull takes shape at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Edna’s new hull takes shape at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. July 18, 2017

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Boatyard Manager Michael Gorman reports work continues on the historic restoration of 1889 bugeye Edna E. Lockwood, with each of the nine-logs making up her new hull pinned together and shipwrights fitting chunks in her bow and stern over the summer. Edna Lockwood represents the last of her kind, as the […]

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Mandela Day Forgive/Fight Initiative Today at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Mandela Day Forgive/Fight Initiative Today at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

. July 18, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center invites the media to attend Forgive/Fight Initiative today, July 18. The FORGIVE/FIGHT initiative embodies the spirit of the life and history of Nelson Mandela. Mandela was imprisoned for 27 years by the South African apartheid government. Released on February 11, 1990, Mandela went on to lead […]

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Summer 2017 at the Glass House

Summer 2017 at the Glass House

. July 14, 2017

Robert Indiana: ONE through ZERO – On view through November 30, 2017 Visit the Glass House to see the exhibition Robert Indiana: ONE through ZERO, on view through November 30th. We recommend visiting on a self-guided tour day for best access to this installation. Join us for self-guided tours in July on Sunday, July 16 […]

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Museum of Flight President and CEO Doug King to Step Down, Executive Vice President Matt Hayes is New President and CEO

Museum of Flight President and CEO Doug King to Step Down, Executive Vice President Matt Hayes is New President and CEO

. July 12, 2017

The Museum of Flight today announced that Doug King will step down as President and CEO, effective August 15. King will stay on as a consultant to the Museum and will assist with the transition as well as handling a variety of external assignments. Executive Vice President Matt Hayes will take over as President and […]

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See Lady Maryland at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

See Lady Maryland at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md

. July 12, 2017

Guests to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. can see Lady Maryland dockside from Friday, October 20 through Monday, October 23. Built in 1985 by the Living Classrooms Foundation, Lady Maryland is a replica of a Chesapeake Bay pungy schooner. Pungies were considered fast sailing vessels in the 1800s, and were primarily […]

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