The National Maritime Historical Society is a non-profit membership organization dedicated to preserving and promoting America's maritime heritage. Through educational programs, publications, resource materials, and advocacy efforts, NMHS fosters appreciation for maritime history and culture, ensuring that our seafaring legacy remains vibrant for future generations. Our quarterly publication, Sea History magazine, is the pre-eminent journal of advocacy and education in our field, Since its founding in 1963, NMHS and Sea History magazine have been championing the history, art, science, and adventure of the sea—raising awareness of our maritime history, promoting the maritime heritage community, and inviting all to share in the adventures of seafaring.