Please join us on Friday, March 23rd for the closing reception of our historical exhibit, «Marinship: What it Was». The accompanying documentary film, «Marinship: The World's Greatest Shipyard» will be screened from 6:30 to 7:30 PM. Beverages and refreshments will be provided.
«Marinship,» tells the amazing story of how a shipyard was hastily built in Sausalito during WWII. During it's three short years of operation, the yard produced 15 Liberty Ships and 78 Tankers. Speed, quality, and efficiency was the theme at Marinship during its entire time of operation.
Curator Eric Torney is a 4th generation California native. Living in Marin all of his life, Eric graduated from Kent School, Redwood High School, College of Marin, and U.C. Berkeley. He now regularly volunteers at Sausalito Historical Society and has produced several exhibits featuring Marinship.
Exhibit on display through March 31 at CMCM.