Rainsford Island Island - May 5th - Explore!Rainsford Island ExpeditionThe Friends of the Boston Harbor Islands are sponsoring a trip to Rainsford Island on Saturday, May 4, 2013 departing from Rowes Wharf Water Transport (60 Rowes Wharf, Boston behind the Boston Harbor Hotel on Atlantic Avenue). The closest T stations are South Station (Red Line) and Aquarium (Blue Line). The boat leaves Rowes Wharf at 10:00 am and gets back at 2:00 pm. The trip goes regardless of the weather, with no rain…See More
Hi, I'm interested in chatting with anyone who's got stories to share about the wreck of the ship "City of Salisbury" off Graves Light in April, 1938. Because of its cargo of exotic animals, many of which were pitched into the water, it was also called the "Zoo Ship." I'm seeking/sharing info for an article for the Friends of the Boston Harbor Islands.Would love to hear any personal recollections or see any pictures. I'm aware of the Edward Rowe Snow account and various other pieces of info…See More
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Technical writer, teacher, author, photographer, docent at Boston Light, member of Friends of the Boston Harbor Islands, natural history enthusiast, Trustees of Reservations volunteer, Morse Institute Library volunteer.
Norwood Historical Society, Friends of the Boston Harbor Islands, Crystal Spring Center for Earth Learning, Trustees of Reservations, Appalachian Mountain Club.
Major areas of interest
Archaeology, Arts, Community Life, Cultural Heritage, Education (college/university), Education (K-12), Environment, Genealogy, Geography, History, Literature, Local Studies, Visual Arts
Other areas of interest not listed above?
I assume that plants and animals are included in "Environment."
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