San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park

The Maritime Research Center provides access to the library, archives and museum collections and encourages research in maritime history and humanities. Within the library collections are over 34,000 book and periodical titles dating from 1536 to the present, 50,000 pieces of ephemera, over 3000 maps and charts covering the Pacific Basin and the West Coast of the United States dating from 1850 to the present, audio, and video materials in multiple formats.

Collections at this institution