Maine Maritime Museum’s 45th Annual Albert Reed & Thelma Walker
MARITIME HISTORY SYMPOSIUM
Saturday, 29 April 2017
A Curator’s Discovery
LONG REACH HALL, MAINE MARITIME MUSEUM
8:00 am Registration, coffee
8:45 am Welcome, Amy Lent, Executive Director
8:55 am Introduction, Nathan R. Lipfert, Senior Curator
9:00 am Ben Fuller, “Look at the Painting!”
9:50 am Cipperly Good, “A Hidden Maritime Collection Inland: Remembering the Battle of Valcour Island”
10:40 am Coffee and informal discussion
11:10 am Paul O’Pecko, “Ye Olde World War I, One Hundred Years Later: Commander W.H. Coates and His View of Naval Warfare”
12:00 noon Lunch
1:30 pm Anne Witty, “Charting Disaster: Captain Bob Bartlett and the Karluk"
2:20 pm Eric Ruff, “A Man in the Water: A Portrait of the Bark Mizpah”
3:10 pm Coffee and informal discussion
3:40 pm Nathan Lipfert, “A New Awareness: The Truth About Horning Poles"
4:30 pm Fish house punch reception
This program is supported by the Albert Reed & Thelma Walker Fund.