Merchant Marine Oral History Interview Day

Community Happenings
Jun 24, 2014
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Penobscot Marine Museum, downtown Searsport, partners with the Seamen’s Church Institute to record their stories with SCI researchers and volunteers as part of the American Merchant Marine Veterans Oral History Project. Museum photo archivists will gather feedback from mariners on the photo collections. Reduced admission ($6) for mariners. Mariners interested in participating should RSVP to Maine-based SCI researcher Michele Christle at or (603) 781-9848 to schedule interview time or arrange for alternative participation methods as needed, given transportation or health issues.