September 2005

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Charles W. Morgan Voyages of the Past, Present & Future from Mystic Seaport

If you’re interested in the history of ships at sea and their voyages, then the interactive CD from Mystic Seaport: Charles W. Morgan Voyages of the Past, Present & Future is for you.  You’ll get a 3-D tour of the Charles W. Morgan (built in 1841 in Bedford, Mass.) and learn about its 37 voyages and it’s 90 years of service.  Now, students, teachers, parents and historians learn the history of this wooden whaling ship with 20 narrated video clips, 3-D virtual tours, architectural blueprints and some fun interactive games for kids and adults.  Also included are historic and current photos, original music, maps, narrated stories, related books and Web links.

Charles W. Morgan Voyages of the Past, Present & Future sells for $19.95 will run any multimedia PC, Pentium III, 400 MHz or faster, 64 MB RAM with Windows 98/2000/XP and a 16x CD-ROM drive. It will also run a Macintosh with OS 9.x and OSX operating systems.

The actual Charles W. Morgan is on display at Mystic Seaport—The Museum of America and the Sea in Mystic, CT.  For more information call 888-973-2767.

Howard Berenbon

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Mystic Seaport
P.O. Box 6000
75 Greenmanville Avenue
Mystic, CT 06355-0990
Phone: 888.973.2767 or 860.572.5317