The Challenge of Preserving Maritime Cultural Landscapes – Two Examples

Tug Owned by Selvic Marine Towing Bask In Early Morning Sunlight on a Fall Day in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin  (MaitimeImages.Net/Sam Shogren) I'm sharing a post on Facebook from earlier today from the Sturgeon Bay (WI) Historical Society. I'm sharing this because it highlights the struggles older maritime communities face as they explore new paths to the future. This is compounded here because this is one of the last active shipbuilding communities on the Great Lakes and represents the industrial heart of America. I am sharing because this is a story about my hometown. Visitors tour a collection of grain elevators that…

GulfQuest to Hold Job Fair for Part-time Positions

MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) The GulfQuest National Maritime Museum is scheduled to hold a two-day Job Fair August 31 and September 1, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the museum's Grand Lobby. The museum is looking to fill 20 part-time positions before the September 26 ... Source: Maritime Museum News