Author Archive | SAMir Farag

Atlantic Salt, Inc.

Once the home of J.B. King’s Windsor Plaster Mills, a United States Gypsum Corp. plant, Atlantic Salt, Inc. made Staten Island its home in 1976 and opened their Richmond Terrace facility. The family-owned Eastern Salt Co., headquartered in Lowell, MA, has its Atlantic Salt branch on 10 acres, which have, which have, some of the […]

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Life on the Edge!! Second Installment

We have another installment of information!! MMNC presents Dry Dock now at the Staten Island Conference House! this project display a working model Dry Dock for an up close and personal look at the world of ships from a functional standpoint. Dry Docks are used for ship repair and maintenance. There are many kinds of […]

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MMNC at the Staten Island Conference House!! Immigrants: The Roots of Innovation

MMNC has another exquisite exhibit! Now open to the public, Immigrants: The Roots of innovation is an exhibit sponsored by Council-member Steven Matteo and the Cultural Immigrant Initiative of the Department of Cultural Affairs to highlight the work and ideas of many pioneers in the maritime industry. These people were known for the interests and […]

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MMNC’s Daily Word Search Puzzle

Hey everyone, do you think you can find all the words in this word search? But more specifically on the different types of famous ships and boats associated with maritime part 22. Leave a comment on how long it took you to find it and what you words you want to see next. To play […]

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Life on the Edge!

MMNC has a new program located at the Staten Island Conference House. MMNC presents Staten Island: A Maritime History Through The Industry! This program is a part of a series to highlight the history that shaped this island that holds us. We would like to thank the Staten Island Arts for the grant that supports […]

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