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Half-Hull Model Workshop

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The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Model Guild is offering a beginner’s model boatbuilding workshop from 9am—5pm on March 3 and 4, with limited participation and advanced registration needed.

The weekend workshop includes instruction on carving a solid half-hull model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware. This model is band-sawed from a two-tone wood block and carved to the rounded shape of the Delaware’s hull. The cabin and pilot house are cut from the same pieces. The pieces are then shaped and sanded to a fine finish and then mounted on a baseboard to form a wall display piece.

The workshop is taught by the skilled craftsmen of CBMM’s Model Guild, who enjoy sharing their knowledge and techniques with CBMM members, visitors, and students.

Adults and children 12 years of age and older can participate in the workshop, with all tools and materials supplied, as well as some use of the Model Guild’s power tools. The two-day workshop takes place in CBMM’s Bay History building and is $80 for CBMM members or $110 for non-members, with participants taking home their half-hull model at the end of the workshop.

Build a half-hull model in St. Michaels this March

(ST MICHAELS, MD — Tuesday, February 6, 2018) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Model Guild is offering a beginner’s model boatbuilding workshop from 9am—5pm on March 3 and 4, with limited participation and advanced registration needed.

The weekend workshop includes instruction on carving a solid half-hull model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware. This model is band-sawed from a two-tone wood block and carved to the rounded shape of the Delaware’s hull. The cabin and pilot house are cut from the same pieces. The pieces are then shaped and sanded to a fine finish and then mounted on a baseboard to form a wall display piece.

The workshop is taught by the skilled craftsmen of CBMM’s Model Guild, who enjoy sharing their knowledge and techniques with CBMM members, visitors, and students.

Built in Bethel, Del. by William H. Smith, 1912 tug Delaware once hauled scows on Broad Creek-often laden with lumber-and towed ram schooners to and from Laurel, Del. Occasionally, she carried parties of young people to Sandy Hill for day trips on the Nanticoke River. Donated to CBMM by Bailey Marine Construction in 1991, Delaware is now a floating exhibition along CBMM’s waterfront campus.

Adults and children 12 years of age and older can participate in the workshop, with all tools and materials supplied, as well as some use of the Model Guild’s power tools. The two-day workshop takes place in CBMM’s Bay History building and is $80 for CBMM members or $110 for non-members, with participants taking home their half-hull model at the end of the workshop.

Registration is required to cbmm.org/delawarehalfhull, with more information about CBMM’s Maritime Model Guild and Sailing Club at bit.ly/CBMMModelGuild, or by contacting Bob Mason at 410-745-3266 or at bobmason@atlanticbb.net.

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CBMM Maritime Model Guild President and volunteer Bob Mason holds an example of the half-hull model participants 12 years of age and older will make during a March 3-4 weekend workshop in St. Michaels, Md. The beginner’s workshop includes all materials and instruction on carving a solid half-hull model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware. Participation is limited, with registration at cbmm.org/delawarehalfhull.

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Kick off boating season April 12 at CBMM

CBMM_BlessingoftheFleet1(ST MICHAELS, MD – January 18, 2018)  Celebrate the beginning of boating season by joining the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. for the annual Blessing of the Fleet ceremony. The Thursday, April 12 ceremony begins at 5:00 p.m. near the shipyard, and invites the public to honor the working vessels and pleasure craft of the Chesapeake Bay, including CBMM’s floating fleet. Prayers will be offered to boaters for a safe and bountiful season, and also for those mariners whose lives have been lost at sea.

http://development.cbmm.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/CBMM_BlessingoftheFleet2.jpgEaston High School’s NJROTC will begin the ceremony with a presentation of the colors, followed by the Star Spangled Banner and Navy Hymn. The blessing will be performed by the Reverend Kevin M. Cross of The Church of the Holy Trinity in Oxford, Md.

At this year’s event, a special blessing will be given for the 1912 river tug Delaware, which will undergo a major restoration in full public view at CBMM, beginning in late 2018. Delaware is a product of Bethel’s great age of wooden ship and boatbuilding and apart from the 1900 ram schooner Victory Chimes (formerly Edwin and Maud), may be the only survivor.

CBMM_BlessingoftheFleet_DelawareDelaware hauled scows on Broad Creek, often laden with lumber, and towed ram schooners to and from Laurel, De. Occasionally, she carried parties of young people to Sandy Hill for day trips on the Nanticoke River. Delaware hauled scows often laden with lumber and towed ram schooners up and down the Eastern Shore’s narrow, winding rivers. She was donated to CBMM in 1991 by Bailey Marine Construction, Inc.

 

“The Blessing of the Fleet is a terrific way to kick off the season for all boaters and guests,” said CBMM Director of Events Shannon Mitchell. “Our campus really starts to fill up in April, with a broad selection of educational programs and events for guests to engage in. We can’t wait to kick off the boating season and to see everyone.”

CBMM_BlessingoftheFleet3CBMM’s Blessing of the Fleet is free and open to the public, and will move into CBMM’s Small Boat Shed in the event of foul weather.

For more information, call 410-745-2916 or visit cbmm.org.

 

 

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Come by land or water to welcome the boating season with a Blessing of the Fleet ceremony on Thursday, April 12 at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in historic, waterfront St. Michaels, Md. Led by the Reverend Kevin M. Cross of The Church of the Holy Trinity in Oxford, Md., the ceremony begins at 5:00 p.m. near CBMM’s shipyard, and includes a presentation of the colors, the Star Spangled Banner, and Navy Hymn. The Blessing of the Fleet is free and open to the public, and will move inside the Small Boat Shed in the event of foul weather.

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At CBMM’s April 12 Blessing of the Fleet, a special blessing will be given for the 1912 river tug Delaware, which will undergo a major restoration in full public view at CBMM beginning in late 2018. Built in Bethel, De., Delaware is a rare example of a typical early 20th century wooden river tug, and often  hauled scows laden with lumber and towed ram schooners up and down the Eastern Shore’s narrow, winding rivers. Collection of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, St. Michaels, Md. Gift of Bailey Marine Construction, Inc., 1991-3-1.

CBMM Model Guild President and volunteer Bob Mason holds an example of the half-hull model that will be made in the October 17 & 18, 2015 workshop.

Two-Day Half-Hull Model Workshop

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The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Model Guild is offering a beginner’s model boatbuilding workshop from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on October 21and 22, with limited participation and advanced registration needed.

The weekend workshop includes instruction on carving a solid half-hull model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware. This model is band-sawed from a two-tone wood block and carved to the rounded shape of the Delaware’s hull. The cabin and pilot house are cut from the same pieces. The pieces are then shaped and sanded to a fine finish and then mounted on a baseboard to form a wall display piece.

The workshop is taught by the skilled craftsmen of CBMM’s Model Guild, who enjoy sharing their knowledge and techniques with CBMM members, visitors, and students.

Built in Bethel, Del. by William H. Smith, the 1912 tug Delaware once hauled scows on Broad Creek—often laden with lumber—and towed ram schooners to and from Laurel, Del. Occasionally, she carried parties of young people to Sandy Hill for day trips on the Nanticoke River. Donated to CBMM by Bailey Marine Construction in 1991, Delaware is now a floating exhibition along CBMM’s waterfront campus.

Adults and children 12 years of age and older can participate in the workshop, with all tools and materials supplied, as well as some use of the Model Guild’s power tools. The two day workshop takes place in CBMM’s Bay History building and is $80 for CBMM members or $110 for non-members, with participants taking home their half-hull model at the end of the workshop.

Railway season wraps up at CBMM

(ST MICHAELS, MD – August 28, 2017) With days beginning to shorten and fall approaching, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s marine railway service season will soon be coming to a close. Led by Shipwright James DelAguila, and with the hard work of RPM Foundation Shipwright Apprentice Michael Allen and Seip Family Foundation Shipwright Apprentice Spencer Sherwood, CBMM’s Floating Fleet collection saw many repairs and upgrades.

Of note, skipjack Rosie Parks was rid of some troublesome leaking, Jackson or Pot Pie Skiff is in the process of having a rare historical flexible engine shaft coupling repaired, and the Potomac River Dory Boat is being re-powered with a donated marine diesel engine.

It was an active season for the floating fleet, with seven-log crab-dredger Old Point receiving maintenance just in time for the annual Buyboat Reunion, as well as multiple shorter expeditions by the Rising Tide Summer Camp program. Buyboat Winnie Estelle was her normal busy self with frequent river cruises, while smaller craft were in service as ambassadors around the region, and as support craft for races.

Next up, Mathews cabin cruiser Isabel will receive general maintenance, and tugboat Delaware will be stabilized before undergoing an extensive restoration in 2019.

The team is also restoring CBMM’s queen of the fleet and National Historic Landmark Edna E. Lockwood by replacing her nine-log hull, in adherence to the Secretary of the Interior’s Standards for Historic Vessel Preservation. All work takes place in full public view through 2018, when Edna will be placed on the marine railway and launched at CBMM’s OysterFest in October.

To keep up with that project, visit ednalockwood.org. For more on the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, go to cbmm.org.

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Volunteer Will Lambdin works on the 1931 Potomac River Dory Boat at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. The boat was recently re-powered with a donated marine diesel engine.

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Rosie Parks, a 1955 skipjack and member of the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s floating fleet of historic vessels, sits on the marine railway in St. Michaels, Md., this summer for maintenance.

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Delaware half-hull model workshop October 21, 22 in St. Michaels

CBMM_HalfHullDelawareWorkshop_Feb27_28_2016(ST MICHAELS, MD – August 21, 2017) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Model Guild is offering a beginner’s model boatbuilding workshop from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Oct. 21 and 22, with limited participation and advanced registration needed.

The weekend workshop includes instruction on carving a solid half-hull model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware. This model is band-sawed from a two-tone wood block and carved to the rounded shape of the Delaware’s hull. The cabin and pilot house are cut from the same pieces. The pieces are then shaped and sanded to a fine finish and then mounted on a baseboard to form a wall display piece.

CBMM_TugDelawareThe workshop is taught by the skilled craftsmen of CBMM’s Model Guild, who enjoy sharing their knowledge and techniques with CBMM members, visitors, and students.

Built in Bethel, Del. by William H. Smith, the 1912 tug Delaware once hauled scows on Broad Creek—often laden with lumber—and towed ram schooners to and from Laurel, Del. Occasionally, she carried parties of young people to Sandy Hill for day trips on the Nanticoke River. Donated to CBMM by Bailey Marine Construction in 1991, Delaware is now a floating exhibition along CBMM’s waterfront campus.

Adults and children 12 years of age and older can participate in the workshop, with all tools and materials supplied, as well as some use of the Model Guild’s power tools. The two day workshop takes place in CBMM’s Bay History building and is $80 for CBMM members or $110 for non-members, with participants taking home their half-hull model at the end of the workshop.

Pre-registration is at bit.ly/CBMM_HalfHull with more information about CBMM’s Maritime Model Guild and Sailing Club at bit.ly/CBMMModelGuild, or by contacting Bob Mason at 410-745-3266 or at bobmason@atlanticbb.net.

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CBMM Maritime Model Guild President and volunteer Bob Mason holds an example of the half-hull model participants 12 years of age and older will make during a October 21 and 22 weekend workshop in St. Michaels, Md. The beginner’s workshop includes all materials and instruction on carving a solid half-hull model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware. Participation is limited, with pre-registration at bit.ly/CBMM_HalfHull and more information about CBMM’s Maritime Model Guild and Sailing Club at bit.ly/CBMMModelGuild.

Built in Bethel, Del. by William H. Smith, the 1912 tug Delaware once hauled scows on Broad Creek and towed ram schooners to and from Laurel, Del. Participants in a October 21 and 22 workshop at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. will build a solid wood, half-hull model of this historic tugboat, with limited, pre-registration at bit.ly/CBMM_HalfHull, and more information about CBMM’s Maritime Model Guild and Sailing Club at bit.ly/CBMMModelGuild.

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CBMM documents Floating Fleet, pins Logs on Edna

CBMM_BoatshopReport_FloatingFleet(ST MICHAELS, MD – March 18, 2017) Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Shipwright James DelAguila, a former apprentice who recently re-joined CBMM working on the Edna Lockwood restoration project, is leading efforts to update the documentation process for CBMM’s floating fleet of historic Chesapeake watercraft.

Using open-sourced software, CBMM’s shipwrights and apprentices have been streamlining CBMM’s methods of collecting, reporting, and sharing boat conditions over time. The documentation program is helping to guide and improve yearly vessel maintenance, and supports curatorial record-keeping.

CBMM_BoatshopReport_PinningCBMM maintains and preserves the largest collection of Chesapeake Bay watercraft in the world, with more than 93 vessels built from the 1880s to the 1980s, including wooden sail, power, and row boats. CBMM’s boatyard maintains a floating fleet and a collection of small craft used for on-the-water programs, with the floating fleet representing most major types of boats used in the region’s fisheries and now seen along CBMM’s waterfront in St. Michaels, Md.

Work continues in CBMM’s boatyard on the 2016-2018 restoration of the 1889 log-bottomed bugeye Edna E. Lockwood, with all nine logs for her new hull now shaped and pinned together. A National Historic Landmark and queen of CBMM’s floating fleet, Edna represents the last of her kind, and is the oldest historic log-hull bugeye still under sail. The restoration work is being done in full public view, and continues through fall 2018. For more information, visit ednalockwood.org or cbmm.org.

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Shipwrights and apprentices at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., work to pin together two of Edna Lockwood’s nine logs for the historic restoration of her 1889 hull. To learn more about the project, visit ednalockwood.org.

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The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., is currently in the process of updating its documentation for its floating fleet of Chesapeake watercraft, including (from left) the 1912 river tug Delaware, the 2002 Smith Island crabbing skiff Volunteer, and the 1934 Hoopers Island dovetail Martha. For more information, visit cbmm.org.

 

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CLASS FULL – Two-Day Half-Hull Model Workshop

3/7/17 UPDATE – THIS CLASS IS NOW FULL

March 18 & 19 — 9 am to 5 pm

 

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Model Guild is offering a beginner’s model boatbuilding workshop from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on March 18 and 19, with limited participation and advanced registration needed.

The weekend workshop includes instruction on carving a solid half-hull model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware. This model is band-sawed from a two-tone wood block and carved to the rounded shape of the Delaware’s hull. The cabin and pilot house are cut from the same pieces. The pieces are then shaped and sanded to a fine finish and then mounted on a baseboard to form a wall display piece.

The workshop is taught by the skilled craftsmen of CBMM’s Model Guild, who enjoy sharing their knowledge and techniques with CBMM members, visitors, and students.

CBMM_TugDelawareBuilt in Bethel, Del. by William H. Smith, the 1912 tug Delaware once hauled scows on Broad Creek—often laden with lumber—and towed ram schooners to and from Laurel, Del. Occasionally, she carried parties of young people to Sandy Hill for day trips on the Nanticoke River. Donated to CBMM by Bailey Marine Construction in 1991, Delaware is now a floating exhibition along CBMM’s waterfront campus.

Adults and children 12 years of age and older can participate in the workshop, with all tools and materials supplied, as well as some use of the Model Guild’s power tools. The two day workshop takes place in CBMM’s Bay History building and is $80 for CBMM members or $110 for non-members, with participants taking home their half-hull model at the end of the workshop.

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Half-hull model workshop March 18 & 19 in St. Michaels

CBMM_HalfHullDelawareWorkshop(ST MICHAELS, MD – January 27, 2017) The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Model Guild is offering a beginner’s model boatbuilding workshop from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on March 18 and 19, with limited participation and advanced registration needed.

The weekend workshop includes instruction on carving a solid half-hull model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware. This model is band-sawed from a two-tone wood block and carved to the rounded shape of the Delaware’s hull. The cabin and pilot house are cut from the same pieces. The pieces are then shaped and sanded to a fine finish and then mounted on a baseboard to form a wall display piece.

The workshop is taught by the skilled craftsmen of CBMM’s Model Guild, who enjoy sharing their knowledge and techniques with CBMM members, visitors, and students.

CBMM_TugDelawareBuilt in Bethel, Del. by William H. Smith, the 1912 tug Delaware once hauled scows on Broad Creek—often laden with lumber—and towed ram schooners to and from Laurel, Del. Occasionally, she carried parties of young people to Sandy Hill for day trips on the Nanticoke River. Donated to CBMM by Bailey Marine Construction in 1991, Delaware is now a floating exhibition along CBMM’s waterfront campus.

Adults and children 12 years of age and older can participate in the workshop, with all tools and materials supplied, as well as some use of the Model Guild’s power tools. The two day workshop takes place in CBMM’s Bay History building and is $80 for CBMM members or $110 for non-members, with participants taking home their half-hull model at the end of the workshop.

For more information about CBMM’s Maritime Model Guild and Sailing Club visit bit.ly/CBMMModelGuild, or contact Bob Mason at 410-745-3266 or at bobmason@atlanticbb.net.

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CBMM Maritime Model Guild President and volunteer Bob Mason holds an example of the half-hull model participants 12 years of age and older will make during a March 18 and 19 weekend workshop in St. Michaels, Md. The beginner’s workshop includes all materials and instruction on carving a solid half-hull model of the historic Chesapeake Bay tugboat Delaware.

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Built in Bethel, Del. by William H. Smith, the 1912 tug Delaware once hauled scows on Broad Creek and towed ram schooners to and from Laurel, Del. Participants in a March 18 and 19 workshop at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. will build a solid wood, half-hull model of this historic tugboat, with more information about CBMM’s Maritime Model Guild and Sailing Club at bit.ly/CBMMModelGuild.

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Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake strikes April 8

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Photo by Robert de Gast

(ST MICHAELS, MD – February 23, 2018)  Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake, which opened May 12, 2017, will strike April 8, 2018, with 80 photographs curated from the more than 10,000 by de Gast in CBMM’s collection.

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Photo by Robert de Gast

De Gast’s black-and-white photography gained widespread attention with the publication of his book, The Oystermen of the Chesapeake, in 1970. Local author and writer for The Baltimore Sun Tom Horton wrote that de Gast “produced a work of genius, one of the finest books on the bay ever done. His black-and-white photographs captured the elemental nature of watermen and their work better than color ever could.”

Born in Holland, de Gast (1936–2016) immigrated to the United States with his family after World War II. He volunteered for the U.S. Army, which sent him to photography school. First stationed in Washington, D.C., de Gast ultimately settled in Annapolis, Md., where he briefly worked with American photographer Marion E. Warren before leaving to work as an independent photojournalist and commercial photographer. His work was published in Skipper, Popular Boating, US Naval Institute Proceedings, Sail, The Rudder, Chesapeake Bay Magazine, and Smithsonian from the 1960s to the 1980s. After The Oystermen, de Gast went on to publish The Lighthouses of Chesapeake Bay (1973) and a journal of a cruise, Western Wind, Eastern Shore: A Sailing Cruise around the Eastern Shore of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia (1975).

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Robert de Gast Chesapeake Bay photos

The works in the exhibition are principally drawn from these three books and his assignment photography for various periodicals. Although he never completed high school, de Gast showed a gift for writing that is reflected in his books’ essays as well as in later books of photography and prose.

Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake includes 80 matted and framed exhibition prints, shown in a manner that enhances the stark aesthetic, artistic perspective, and intimate familiarity of his work.

“I’m very excited for these exquisite photographs to emerge from CBMM’s collection for all to enjoy,” commented CBMM President Kristen Greenaway. “Robert de Gast’s work is exceptional in capturing the Chesapeake’s stories and quintessentially Eastern Shore sense of place through his keen eye and captivating photographic style.

“Last August my son and I—along with a dear friend—traced de Gast’s journey on our own small boat adventure, an incredible opportunity and captivating way of experiencing and exploring the Chesapeake Bay. De Gast’s photographs and text take you on this journey and beyond, and will bring the timeless beauty of the Chesapeake to St. Michaels and CBMM for all to enjoy.”

A limited-edition exhibition catalogue is available for purchase in the Museum Store, and includes images from the exhibition, complemented by essays from journalist Randall Peffer, editor Robert Brugger, Chesapeake photographer David Harp, and CBMM’s chief curator Pete Lesher, who curated the exhibition and collected recorded interviews with the artist toward the end of de Gast’s life.

Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake is made possible through the generous support of Mr. &
Mrs. Norman H. Plummer, Anne & Frank Mickey, Maryland State Arts Council, Ashton Design, and Elizabeth C. Moose.

CBMM’s collection holds more than 68,000 items, all related to the Chesapeake Bay. Items include the largest collection of Chesapeake Bay watercraft in the world, along with decoys and waterfowling objects, marine engines, maritime models, paintings, prints, photography, and objects of maritime trade. Numerous historic structures are included in the collection, including the Point Lookout Bell Tower, Tolchester Beach Bandstand, and the 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse, which was moved to its current location in 1966.

Established in 1965, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is a world-class maritime museum dedicated to preserving and exploring the history, environment, and people of the entire Chesapeake Bay, with the values of relevancy, authenticity, and stewardship guiding its mission. Serving more than 78,000 guests each year, CBMM’s campus includes a floating fleet of historic boats and 12 exhibition buildings, situated in a park-like, waterfront setting along the Miles River and St Michaels harbor. Charitable gifts to CBMM’s annual fund help preserve the objects in CBMM’s collection, with online giving and more information at cbmm.org/donate.

From now through 2018, CBMM’s guests can experience the log-hull restoration of the 1889 bugeye, Edna E. Lockwood, with more information at ednalockwood.org. For more information about CBMM, visit cbmm.org.

Experience Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake online here.

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This self-portrait of Robert de Gast was taken in the cockpit of his 21-foot Dovekie Fiddler. He was exploring the Potomac River in September 1994 during one of the cruises that led to his book, Five Fair Rivers. On May 12, 2017, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., will open Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake, the first exhibition to showcase the black-and-white Chesapeake-focused photography of Robert de Gast. The special exhibition continues through April, 2018, with more information at cbmm.org.

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A Robert de Gast photograph of a hydraulic rig from 1969. In an essay in his book, Oystermen of the Chesapeake, de Gast wrote “A recent development is the hydraulic rig, which operates twice as fast … The installation of a hydraulic rig requires several thousand more dollars than the conventional rig, but with a little luck could pay back its investment in one season.” On May 12, 2017, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., will open Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake, the first exhibition to showcase the black-and-white Chesapeake-focused photography of Robert de Gast. The special exhibition continues through April, 2018, with more information at cbmm.org.

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A Robert de Gast photograph of neighbors’ children playing in a small rowing skiff on Mill Creek near Annapolis. According to a 2015 interview, de Gast said, “I had children of my own, and I was very often reporting on their activities, oftentimes involving the water, so I was always drawn to children in boats.” The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., will open Robert de Gast’s Chesapeake, a special exhibition featuring his black-and-white photography of the Chesapeake region, on May 12, 2017. The special exhibition continues through April, 2018, with more information at cbmm.org.