In Partnership with the Marconi Maritime Center: A two-part lecture series on Women at Sea: Then & Now
Part One: Barbara Semple Women at Sea (Then)
Women At Sea relates the experiences of being the only woman aboard a sailing vessel embarking on the China Trade in the late 1800s. Frances Carleton Brastow Amesbury captured these adventures through her five line a day journal entries and her own photography. When not at sea, she wrote of her life in the seafaring town of Rockport Maine.
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For information about Part Two: Sara Kazamias: Women in the Maritime Industry (Now), click here.