Tide, Trade, and Tugs: The Ward Family of Deltaville

Date: November 16, 2012 Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Event Description
Friday, November 16, 6pm in Van Lennep Auditorium in St Michaels
$8 for members, $10 for non-members
To register, contact Helen Van Fleet at 410-745-4941
The Ward family of Deltaville, Virginia, operates one of the last “mom and pop” tugboat companies in the Chesapeake Bay. Join us for an evening of conversation as several generations of the Ward family share stories of transporting crabs, oysters, produce, grain, and other goods by wooden buy boat, tug, and barge throughout the tributaries of the Bay.
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