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Join us for this special holiday event, Wednesday, December 13 from 5:30-7:30pm. For the first hour, historian Lincoln Paine will discuss Portland’s maritime history and regional holiday traditions of the 19th century in his talk entitled, “Christmas in the City by the Sea.”For the second hour, enjoy self-guided tours of the Mansion decked out in holiday splendor!

This event is free to members. To register, call 207.772.4841 ext. 102 or email Sam Heck, Director of Development, at sheck@victoriamansion.org. Space is limited, so reserve your tickets today.

 

About Lincoln Paine: Mr. Paine is the author of five books and more than fifty articles, reviews, and lectures on maritime history. His books include the award-winning The Sea and Civilization: A Maritime History of the World (Knopf, 2013), Down East: A Maritime History of Maine (Tilbury House, 2000), and Ships of the World: An Historical Encyclopedia (Houghton Mifflin, 1997).