Shipwreck Research Workshop
Interested in researching a shipwreck? Not sure where to start? This two hour session focuses on shipwreck research. Expert Erik Petkovic delves into the basics of shipwreck research.
- covering the differences between primary and secondary research
- the researcher’s essential library
- historic newspapers
- the National Archives system, museums, online sources
- photos, images and copyright
- and the FOIA process.
Erik uses fascinating stories and specific examples to make you more comfortable starting this intimidating research process. Whether you are a seasoned researcher or historian looking for a review, a wreck hunter looking for a new process, or a beginner looking to start delving into the wrecks you dive, this seminar is an opportunity to learn with an expert.