Maritime History III


Name Email Phone
Hank Whipple 608-249-7773

In our eight Friday afternoon sessions we will explore Nathan Bowditch who revolutionized 18th century sailing, the maritime explorers of the Pacific Northwest, the Union’s Riverine and Anaconda Plans, the voyageurs, Capt. James Cook and a 20th century trip with on HM Bark Endeavour, RMS Titanic lessons learned, and the future of the Arctic Ocean.



 Wisconsin Historical Museum

Meeting Day


Meeting Time

 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Start Date

 February 23, 2018

End Date

 April 13, 2018


 Minimal reading/discussion

Class Size

Class Notes
To enroll, please contact the Coordinator before the first class session.


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