First Scanning Day of 2018

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center will host Scanning Day on Saturday January 13, 2018 from 10:00 a.m. to noon. Scanning Day is an opportunity for the public to share and preserve a digital image of their fishing industry photographs, documents, and other records for future…

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December Film Highlights Plight of New England Groundfishermen

New Bedford, Mass.— Join us for the New Bedford premiere of Dead in the Water, produced and directed by Rockport native and award-winning filmmaker David Wittkower, when the Dock-U-Mentaries Film Series continues on December 15that 7:00 p.m. Admission is free. The New Bedford screening will be followed by a post-film…

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An Evening with Daisy Nell and Captain Stan

New Bedford, MA - The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center and the Community Economic Development Center are pleased to announce the next concert in their performance series.  An Evening with Daisy Nell and Captain Stan will take place on Friday, December 1st at 8:00 p.m. Cape Anne folk legends Daisy…

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Center Launches Labor History Project

New Bedford, MA—The New Bedford Fishing Heritage Center is excited to announce a major research initiative focusing on the history of organized labor at sea and onshore from the 1930s to the present. The resulting documentation will become part of the Center’s growing archive and will provide the foundation for…

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