Gallery Talk: A Legacy of Innovation: Herreshoff Steam Yachts & Naval Vessels
Thursday, July 28, 2016
Rosecliff, 548 Bellevue Avenue, Newport
Halsey Herreshoff, naval architect
Marine architect, sailor and grandson of legendary yacht designer Nathanael Greene Herreshoff, Halsey Herreshoff will explore the tremendous impact of the development of steam power on the world of naval and yachting vessels in the Gilded Age, and discuss the innovative role played by the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company.
Admission is $10 for Preservation Society members, general admission $15
Advance registration is required.
or call (401) 847-1851.