Preserving Kodiak's Maritime Heritage

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Thelma C

Thelma C Interpretation Project

Every year several old wooden boats abandoned in the Kodiak boat harbor end up as ashes on the beach, burned for unpaid moorage fees. Thanks to efforts by Kodiak Maritime Museum however, the 36 foot salmon seine vessel Thelma C was rescued from the burn pile. Learn more »
Do you know the Chacon?
The Chacon

A researcher in Anchorage is seeking information on the boat's role after the tsunami in 1964. If you know anything about the boat please contact us at the museum at 907-486-0384. The Chacon, built in 1912 for the Fidalgo Island Packing Company, worked as a salmon tender until it was decommissioned in 1978.

ComFish 2018
ComFish 2018

March 27 – March 30, 2019
Kodiak Harbor Convention Center

Stop by the KMM Comfish booth in March for information on the Thelma C Project and other museum endeavors, and learn about Kodiak's illustrious maritime history. Learn more »

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