The National Park Service turned 100 on August 25, 2016, and the entire year was quite a celebration! Throughout 2016, hundreds of millions of you ventured out to Find Your Park-learning, discovering, getting inspired, or simply having fun in national parks. Thank you for joining us!
The Find Your Park party will continue in 2017 as we invite you to continue your own journey to discover national parks and public lands. Share your stories at FindYourPark.com (and EncuentraTuParque.com) and with #FindYourPark / #EncuentraTuParque on social media.
National parks across the system engaged in a variety of activities to prepare for and celebrate the centennial. San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park was a big part of this effort. Take a look at what we did and join us as the National Park Service enters a new century in 2017!
Researchers now have access to records of all the cataloged holdings of San Francisco Maritime NHP's Library with live links to available electronic editions. Keys also contains a growing number of records for archival collections that link to expanded collection descriptions, digital media, and more. Read more
San Francisco Maritime NHP is scanning, cataloging, and making available online cards held in its archives that record the employees building ships at Union Iron Works during the 1910s. The cards contain a wealth of data of interest to family, labor, and demographic historians. Read more
Master Ranger Docents call on a lifetime of skills and experiences to teach visitors about the park, reach diverse audiences, and pass along stewardship messages to future generations. Read more
San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park's replica San Francisco Bay shrimp junk sails the Bay to participate in community heritage events. Read more