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Pacific Maritime History - Ships 1840-1940 presented at the Oakland Family History Center

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Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (PDT)

Pacific Maritime History - Ships 1840-1940 presented...

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Pacific Maritime History - Ships 1840-1940

October 21, 2017 

Ted Miles

 

TED MILES, who has focused his career for over 30 years in national maritime history, will be our guest speaker.    Mr. Miles will present a lecture on Pacific Maritime history, and discuss the San Francisco Maritime Museum (later known as the SF Maritime National Historical Park).  His presentation will focus on the ships that brought people from Europe to the United States between 1840 and 1940, covering some 50 million immigrants.

 

For more information, contact Sandra at sfsig@californiaancestors.org

 

 Mr. Miles recently retired as the Assistant Reference Librarian at the J. Porter Shaw Library, the third largest maritime library in the United States.  The Ted Miles has created a 95 item postcard and photograph collection, 1900-1967, bulk circa 1959. It is comprised of postcards depicting various maritime scenes circa 1900-1967 and photographs of BALCLUTHA, built 1886. The Collection is housed at the San Francisco Maritime NHP. 

 

 

 

 

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

Pre-registration is required. Audience size is limited so register early. 

CGS members enjoy free admission.

Non-member admission fee is $30.00* and can be applied towards a new one year CGS membership the day of the talk.

 

Non-Members are welcomed FREE in October, Family History Month!

 

Register early to confirm your seat.

 

PAYMENT OPTIONS:

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 *Seminar fee is non-refundable.

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Oakland Family History Center
4766 Lincoln Avenue
Oakland, CA 94602

Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM (PDT)


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