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The Wisconsin Maritime Museum welcomes author Barbara Joosse, sharing her new children’s book, The Fishermen, the Horse, and the Sea. This beautifully illustrated children’s book is based on a true story and recounts a dramatic rescue on Lake Michigan. October 9, 2021 1-2pm Free with RSVP Reserve a copy of the book for $16 Copies […]
The Wisconsin Underwater Archaeological Association (WUAA) invites the public to learn about recent discoveries beneath the vast waters of Wisconsin during our 17th Annual WUAA Symposium! Symposium topics will highlight ongoing research by the Wisconsin Historical Society’s Maritime Archaeology and Preservation program, WUAA fieldwork, as well as a presentation of NOAA’s newly designated Wisconsin Shipwreck Coast. This annual […]
On Sat., December 4th, the Wisconsin Maritime Museum, 75 Maritime Dr., will host a holiday community event that’s full of activities for everyone celebrating the area’s shipbuilding past and highlighting the famous Christmas Tree Ship (Rouse Simmons).
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Organized around the release of photojournalist Christopher Winter’s latest book “Ironboat,” this exhibition contains a powerful visual record of the trend-setting Great Lakes bulk carriers Wilfred Sykes and the Manitowoc-built Edward L. Ryerson.
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