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Lecture: Historic Models of Historic Ships: A window on the world of the 17th and 18th century British Navy through dockside ship models

Lecture: Historic Models of Historic Ships: A window on the world of the 17th and 18th century British Navy through dockside ship models

From January 16, 2014 7:00 pm until January 16, 2014 8:30 pm Save to calendar

At Annapolis Maritime Museum 723 2nd Street, Annapolis, MD 21403, USA

Speaker:
Grant H. Walker, Education Specialist, United States Naval Academy Museum

Lecture Highlights:

  • Introduction of dockyard ship models including discussion of what they are, why they were made, who made them
  • Synopsis of the story of American Colonel Rogers and his dockyard model collection
  • History of Col. Rogers' dockyard model donation to the USNA Museum
  • Results of technical examination of dockyard ship models inside and outside using photography, fiber optic examination, x-ray examination, and most recently, CT scans.

2014-01-16 19:00:00
2014-01-16 20:30:00
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