Special Update #119
The Mattapoisett Historical Society welcomes the Schooner Ernestina-Morrissey Association on Thursday September 27 at 6:30pm 
Ernestina in New Bedford Harbor
Join Us in Mattapoisett!
The Schooner Ernestina-Morrissey has a rich history in New Bedford both as a a sail training and educational vessel, as well as a cultural beacon of the Cape Verdean Community. 
SEMA has been deeply involved with the ongoing complete rebuild of this historic schooner, the Official Vessel of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Come hear the intriguing story from her launch in 1894 to the present, including her present day rehabilitation, and the exciting plans for her return as a sea educator!

Details HERE:
See you on September 27.
Mattapoisett Historical Society • 5 Church Street • Mattapoisett, MA 02739
508-758-2844 • info@mattapoisetthistoricalsociety.org www.mattapoisetthistoricalsociety.org
Join us in Rye, NY in October

SEMA will be travling to the
to make this presentation,
with added accounts of Junius Bird's voyages on "The Morrissey"
in October,
Would you like to sponsor a presetation?

CONTACT US if you have an audience for SEMA's presentation about Ernestina-Morrissey.
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Schooner Ernestina-Morrissey Association, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation with the purpose of raising funds to provide for the maintenance, equipment, manning, programming and operation of the Schooner  Ernestina ex Effie M. Morrissey   as a sail training vessel, school ship, and educational enterprise