Maritime Museums

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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Sat May 26, 2012 3:22 am

World Naval and Maritime Museums In The Spotlight:

The Osher Map Library and Smith Center for Cartographic Education

Website: http://usm.maine.edu/maps/about-us
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Sun May 27, 2012 2:32 am

World Naval and Maritime Museums In The Spotlight:

Owl's Head Light

Webpage: http://www.lighthousegetaway.com/lights/maine4.html
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Mon May 28, 2012 2:29 am

World Naval and Maritime Museums In The Spotlight:

Arctic Museum

Website: http://www.bowdoin.edu/arctic-museum/
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Tue May 29, 2012 2:52 am

From TribLive:
Ceremony on USS Requin honors fallen submariners
See http://triblive.com/news/1870927-74/req ... y-dietrich

Comment: Remembrence, every day!
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Tue May 29, 2012 2:53 am

World Naval and Maritime Museums In The Spotlight:

Penobscot Marine Museum

Website: http://www.penobscotmarinemuseum.org/
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Wed May 30, 2012 3:06 am

World Naval and Maritime Museums In The Spotlight:

Portland Harbor Museum

Information: http://exploreportlandmaine.com/places- ... or-museum/
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Thu May 31, 2012 2:06 am

From The Belfast Telegraph:
Save Our Ship... fight on to sink plans to scrap HMS Caroline
Click on http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/news/ ... 65680.html

From The LA Weekly:
USS Iowa Is Caked in Marine Life, Will Need a 2-4 Day Hull Cleaning Before Arriving in L.A.
Click on http://blogs.laweekly.com/informer/2012 ... ngeles.php
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Thu May 31, 2012 2:06 am

World Naval and Maritime Museums In The Spotlight:

Portland Head Light

Webpage: http://www.portlandheadlight.com/park.html
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Fri Jun 01, 2012 12:36 am

From Maritime Matters:
SS LANE VICTORY Meets USS IOWA
See http://maritimematters.com/2012/05/ss-l ... -uss-iowa/

Comment: Some nice photos here. Click on each to expand.
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Fri Jun 01, 2012 12:37 am

World Naval and Maritime Museums In The Spotlight:

Sinking of USS Maine

Online resource at http://www.history.navy.mil/photos/even ... ineskg.htm
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Sat Jun 02, 2012 3:34 am

From NJ.com
Space Shuttle Enterprise rides again, this time on the water
See http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2012/0 ... rides.html

Comment: To become a part of the USS Intrepid Sea Air Space Museum.
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Sat Jun 02, 2012 3:35 am

World Naval and Maritime Museums In The Spotlight:

Annapolis Maritime Museum

Website: http://www.amaritime.org/
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Sun Jun 03, 2012 2:21 am

From The Daily News Los Angeles
USS Iowa makes its way into berth at Port of Los Angeles under watchful eyes
See http://www.dailynews.com/breakingnews/c ... o-berth-at
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Sun Jun 03, 2012 2:22 am

World Naval and Maritime Museums In The Spotlight:

Historic Ships In Baltimore

Website: http://www.historicships.org/
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Re: Maritime Museums

Postby Michael H. Standart » Mon Jun 04, 2012 4:07 am

From Maritime Matters:
104-Year-Old SS KEEWATIN Departs Douglas
See: http://maritimematters.com/2012/06/104- ... s-douglas/
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