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The Dreamland: Transatlantic Travel by Ship, the Andrea Doria and a survivor's story.
Dreamland Presents: Transatlantic Travel by Ship, the Andrea Doria, and a Survivor’s Story. This event is co-presented by the Egan Maritime Institute and includes a cocktail reception to follow
Julia Hansen will be our guest speaker on Aug 2nd. She will recount the story of being rescued at sea when as a little girl she and her mother were welcomed onto the Ile de France. She will share her harrowing experience of being on the Andrea Doria off Nantucket when it collided with the Stockholm. Her talk will also include a brief summary of the history of transatlantic passenger travel and insights into a glamorous bygone era. Following Julia’s talk, she’ll sit down with EganView more
17 South Water Street, Nantucket, MA 02554