Monthly Archives: May 2016

History of Memorial Day

Have a Happy and Safe Memorial Day: Here’s a nice overview of the History of Memorial Day from the US Navy Origins of Memorial Day Story Number: NNS160527-39Release Date: 5/27/2016 1:53:00 PM A A A Email this story to a … Continue reading

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Introducing Natalie Shibley

This past week (May 2016) was spent at the joint North American Society for Oceanic History, Naval Historical Foundation, North Atlantic Fisheries History Association and Society for the History of Navy Medicine conference held in Portland, Maine. Natalie Shibley, a … Continue reading

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Harold D. Langley Book Prize

The Society for the History of Navy Medicine is pleased to announce the winner of our first book award. Katherine Foxhall has won the Harold D. Langley Book Award for Excellence in the History of Maritime Medicine for her book, … Continue reading

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Maritime Conference in Portland, Maine

The Society for the History of Navy Medicine spent May 11-14 in Portland, Maine at a joint conference of the North American Society for Oceanic History, Naval Historical Foundation, North Atlantic Fisheries History Association, and our SHNM.  We performed well … Continue reading

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