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Monday, June 12, 2017

Free Guest Lecture: "Ships, Sea, Waves and Wind - Marine Paintings at the Timken"

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Speaker: Dr. Ray Ashley, President/CEO and Curator of Ships, San Diego Maritime Museum

Lecture: "Ships, Sea, Waves and Wind - Marine Paintings at the Timken"

About the Speaker:
Dr. Ray Ashley became director of the San Diego Maritime Museum in 1995. He holds a BA in Anthropology from UCSD, an MA in Maritime History and Museum Studies from East Carolina University, and a PhD in History from Duke University. Dr. Ashley has been sailing for most of his life. Since spending his senior year in high school at sea in the oceanographic research schooner Westward he has sailed tens of thousands of miles across oceans in vessels ranging from 25' sloops to big square riggers. Before joining the museum he supervised the construction, restoration, and rigging of several large vessels and taught classroom and underway courses in sailing, navigation, and seamanship.

Please RSVP for this lecture using the "Register" button below.   Admission is free, but your registration allows us to better accommodate our attendees. 

If you would like to RSVP a group of 5 or more guests, please contact Kristina Rosenberg krosenberg@timkenmuseum.org or 619.239.5548 ext 105.

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