Sunday, April 13, 2014, 2:00pm | The Noble Maritime Collection Book Signing Event
Sunday, April 13, 2014, 2:00 Pm 0 5:00 PM
The Noble Maritime Collection | 1000 Richmond Terrace
Featured authors include Barnett Shepherd, Peter and Norma Stanford, Chris and Nancy Benbow. Photographer William C. Lyons and illustrator Patricia Whitehouse will also be on hand.
Shepherd’s latest book, Staten Island Scenery: Paintings, Prints, Drawings, and Photographs 1679-1900, will be on sale, along with his other books, Tottenville: The Town the Oyster Built, Sailors’ Snug Harbor 1801-1976 and Sandy Ground Memories, which he co-authored with Lois Mosley.
Peter and Norma Stanford recently published A Dream of Tall Ships, which recounts how South Street Seaport Museum came to life and enhanced New Yorkers’ understanding and appreciation of the waterfront and the preservation of historic ships.
Along with photographer William C. Lyons and illustrator Patricia Whitehouse, Chris and Nancy Benbow put together an alphabet of Staten Island’s treasures called The ABCs of Staten Island, a must for any loyal citizen of Staten Island.