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Video Adventure on the High Seas

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Date: October 8, 2009
Contact: John Cunnane, 415-561-7170
Contact: Debbie Grace, 415-561-7040

"Video Adventures On The High Seas" Program At Park Library

On Saturday, October 24, at 6 p.m., Library Technician Debbie Grace will present "Video Adventures on the High Seas", an overview of the video recording collection in the J. Porter Shaw Library located in the Park.

Whether for research or pleasure, these videos are available for use in the Library. This presentation will focus on the many remakes of the pirate film, Treasure Island.

The program will be held in the Library on the third floor of Building E, Lower Fort Mason. Wheelchair accessible. Light refreshments will be served.

For reservations and more information, call 415-561-7040

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park is located at the west end of Fisherman's Wharf, in San Francisco. The park includes a magnificent fleet of historic ships, visitor center, Aquatic Park Historic District, and library. For more information about the park, or its public programs, please call 415-447-5000 or visit the park’s website at http://www.nps.gov/safr.  
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The Grace Quan during sea trials in 2004.

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