Maritime History

Sharing Our Maritime Heritage

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Jack London Square: Then and Now


Tour of Triangle Space Visitor Center


Rebuilding the C.A. Thayer

Rebuilding the C.A. Thayer


The SF Changing Waterfront

Learn about the changing SF Waterfront


WWII submarine details

View the visitor center interpretive panels


Uncle Sam Trading Cards Gum Inc 3

View artifacts from the submarine collection


Korwatch Matson Feature

Contemporary pioneering maritime in women


Oil painting by Gordon Johnson depicting Mary Patten.

Historical women who changed history.


Eva Suspended

The Eva B.’s journey to Hyde Street Pier

Sausalito: Town of Little Willows


Union strike, 1971

The history of the working waterfront


Fisherman's Wharf post card 1930

Fisherman’s Wharf history, 1870-1930


Acquiring the Knight Collection

Acquiring the Knight collection


Loading the high-Line on the California Coast

Loading the high-Line on the California Coast


USS PampanitoLetters From Home

USS Pampanito letters from home


<em>The Sea and Me</em>

Maritime Research Center: The Sea and Me


A Preservation Battle: The <em>Falls of Clyde</em>

A preservation battle: The Falls of Clyde