Salem to China: Life on Land and Sea† 1784 - 1820

Jenny and Paulineís Third Grade

http://www.pem.org/homepage/

The Peabody Essex Museum is a great resource.

Related Links

http://www.nps.gov/sama/

Salem Maritime, the first National Historic Site in the National Park System, was established to preserve and interpret the maritime history of New England and the United States. The Site consists of about nine acres of land and twelve historic structures along the waterfront in Salem, Massachusetts, as well as a Visitor Center .

http://www.nathanielbowditch.org/

All about Nathaniel Bowditch, Salemís Native Son, who was famous for his navigational work and his book, which is still used by sailors today.