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The authoritative magazine of the history of engine-powered vessels and the legacy of man's journey on the world's seas and waterways.

In this issue:

  • The Empress of Britain
  • Sagafjord to Alaska
  • Modeling Queen Mary 2
  • Kate McCue’s Journey to the Bridge
  • Ship Research: The Basics



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Funding for the SSHSA educational outreach program is made possible in part by a grant from the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities, an independent affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

Useful Links

SSHSA is affiliated with, and/or reciprocates with many organizations:

www.nationaltrust.org - National Trust for Historic Preservation

www.historicnewengland.org - Historic New England

www.aaslh.org - American Association for State and Local History

www.acbs.org - Antique & Classic Boat Society

www.thedigitalark.com - Providence, RI based firm specializing in digital archiving


These Maritime Academies have emerging relationships with SSHSA:

www.mainemaritime.edu - Maine Maritime Academy

www.sunymaritime.edu - SUNY Maritime College

www.csum.edu - California Maritime Academy

www.maritime.edu - Massachusetts Maritime Academy

www.usmma.edu - United States Merchant Marine Academy


Please support our corporate sponsors, advertisers, & friends:

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www.martifacts.com - Marine Collectibles

www.rimover.com - Jones Moving & Storage

www.marinershouse.org - Seafarer's affordable luxury while anchored in Boston

www.chris-craft.org - Chris-Craft Antique Boat Club & online archives

http://ns-savannah.org - Nuclear Ship Savannah association preserving the ship


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