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View Full Version : Smithsonian Poster Exhibit Celebrates 200th Anniversary of NOAA Predecessor


NOAA Reporter
06-27-2007, 02:41 PM
Every day, cruise ships sail from Miami; coal ships on the Great Lakes; crabbing boats in the Bering Sea; and weekenders on the Chesapeake Bay; use the resources of NOAA’s Navigation Services to safely navigate U.S. coastal waters. In recognition of the landmark 200th anniversary of the establishment of the Survey of the Coast, NOAA and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service have created the exhibit, 'From Sea to Shining Sea: 200 Years of Charting America’s Coasts,' that opens June 21 in over 200 venues nationwide.

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