Book Launch: A Man for All Oceans

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 | 6 pm – 8 pm
Exhibition opening, book signing and talk by Slocum biographer Stan Grayson.
Free and open to the public

Slocum Book Signing event

Attendees celebrated the life and accomplishments of Captain Joshua Slocum, who sailed out of Fairhaven in 1895 on the Spray to become the first person to singlehandedly circumnavigate the globe.

The exhibition, titled The Spray will Come Back”: Solo Circumnavigator Captain Joshua Slocum, accompanies the release of a new biography on Slocum by author Stan Grayson. Published in partnership with Tilbury House Books.

Learn more about Captain Joshua Slocum and the new biography here.
Purchase A Man for All Oceans online or in the Museum’s gift store The White Whale


Sponsored in part by:
Northeast Maritime Institute Foundation