Two-Plus Centuries of Heritage Under One Roof
- A Museum Reborn. DUDLEY, WILLIAM S. // Naval History;Feb2012, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p46
The article discusses the renovation of the U.S. Naval Academy Museum in Annapolis, Maryland. Renovations were focused on altering the way in which exhibits were presented. Exhibits cover the entire span of U.S. history and focus on the exploits of Midshipmen and Academy graduates during naval...
- Bruns Comes Aboard at Navy Museum. // Naval History;Apr2012, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p11
The article announces that former Atlanta Historical Society president and Smithsonian Institution official Jim Bruns has been appointed to the position of director at the National Museum of the United States Navy.
- Travelers Guide to San Diego Maritime History. Linder, Bruce // Naval History;Oct2007, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p16
The article offers information on important naval museums for travelers to San Diego, California, which is tightly intertwined with the U.S. naval history. USS Midway, San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum has extensive collection of finely restored naval aircraft on flight deck. Maritime Museum of...
- San Diego's Most Visible Museum. Linder, Bruce // Naval History;Oct2007, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p18
The article reports that the most conspicuous naval museum in the city of San Diego, California, is a historic carrier, the USS Midway, moored on the downtown waterfront within sight of her newer and larger descendants. Midway, is a Navy icon of the first order, the progenitor of an evolving...
- Continuing the Monitor Story. HOLLOWAY, ANNA GIBSON // Naval History;Apr2012, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p38
The article presents a review of the USS Monitor Center, an exhibition and conservation facility dedicated to the subject of the history of the U.S. Navy ironclad Monitor, located at the Mariners' Museum in Newport News, Virginia.
- Museum Report. JOHNSON, HANS // Naval History;Apr2012, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p72
The article presents a review of the National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum, a U.S. Navy museum, located on North Hutchinson Island in Fort Pierce, Florida.
- In Contact. // Naval History;Oct2011, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p8
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including "Picking Winners?" by Richard B. Frank in the June 2011 issue, "Keeping Floating Museums Afloat," by Thomas Cutler in the August 2011 issue, and "Fiasco in the Bay of Pigs," by Paul Stillwell.
- Intertwined HERITAGE. Linder // Naval History;Oct2007, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p14
The article reports on San Diego, California, which is tightly intertwined with the U.S. naval history. The Navy first came to the city during the Mexican War in 1846. The Navy is more alive and involved here than in any other city in the nation. The Maritime Museum of San Diego, the USS Midway...
- James Lee's Naval Service on Display. PANAYOTOFF, THEODORE 'TED'; KING, JULIANNE CLARK // Naval History;Jun2014, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p36
The article offers information on the life of U.S. Navy sailor James H. Lee and an exhibition related to his service in the U.S. Civil War at the H. Lee White Marine Museum in Oswego, New York.