Dabney Days

Thank you to all presenters and participants for joining us at the weeklong events.

For information about purchasing the book, click here.

The Executive Council of the Luso-American Foundation and the Trustees of the New Bedford Whaling Museum cordially invite you to the launching of a major anthology: 


Celebrating the legacy of friendship between Portugal and the United States as exemplified in the historic American Consulate of the Dabney Family at Horta, Faial – Açores 

Cover of The Dabneys, A Bostonian Family in the Azores, 1806 – 1871

Book launchings, celebrations and presentations have been scheduled in the following locations. RSVP for any of these events to Julia da Silva by email at jdasilva@whalingmuseum.org or phone at (508) 997-0046, ext. 139  

New Bedford Whaling Museum
Saturday, February 16th, 2:00 p.m.

Remarks by His Excellency the Ambassador of Portugal to the U.S., Nuno Brito
Sponsored by the NBWM and the Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture, UMass Dartmouth
18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford

Providence Athenaeum
Tuesday, February 19th, 6:00 p.m.

Sponsored by the Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies, Brown University
251 Benefit Street, Providence

Jackson Arts Center
Wednesday, February 20th, 7:00 p.m.

Sponsored by Bristol Community College
In conjunction with an exhibit on the Dabney family, organized by the Grimshaw-Gudewicz Art Gallery and LusoCentro
Bristol Community College, (Building H, Parking Lots 9, 10, 11), Fall River campus

McMullen Museum of Art
Thursday, February 21st, 5:00 p.m.

Sponsored by the Luso-American Foundation
In conjunction with a major exhibition “Portugal, Jesuits, and Japan: Spiritual Beliefs and Earthly Goods”
Boston College, 140 Commonwealth, Devlin Hall 108, Chestnut Hill

Pre-Order Your Book:

The Dabneys, A Bostonian Family in the Azores, 1806 – 1871

Soft cover, 8 1/2 x 11," illustrated, 250 pp. $19.95 ea. (plus tax)

By email: tduff@whalingmuseum.org

By phone: The Museum Store (508) 997-0046, ext. 127

By mail: Museum Store, New Bedford Whaling Museum, 18 Johnny Cake Hill, New Bedford, MA 02740

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Last modified: January 24, 2013