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Salt Cod for Silver: Yankees, Basques, and the North Shore's Forgotten Trade
Join Salem Maritime for this mini-symposium presented in partnership with Historic Beverly, Marblehead Museum, and Salem State University Department of History.
The program will explore the fascinating history of the nearly two-hundred-year-long trading relationship between the New England ports of Salem, Marblehead, and Beverly and the Spanish Basque port of Bilbao.
Participating in the symposium will be Xabier Lamikiz, University of the Basque Country; David Hancock, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor; and Karen Alexander, University of New Hampshire Gulf of Maine Cod Project. Independent scholar Donald C. Carleton, Jr., will moderate the panel.
2 New Liberty Street, Salem, MA 01970