The replica was constructed in the bayside in full public view, was launched in 2015, open for public tours. The history of human achievement is defined in large measure. The role of any maritime museum is translation between human experience of the oceans. Anthropology specializing in medicine and technology in the history of science, taught courses at USD and UCSD in archeology and history. Dr. Ashley is a licensed captain, a also maritime museum specialist consultant for auxiliary vessels and steam for sail, was Conference Chair for the Eighth International Maritime Heritage Conference.
Ms. Sirota joined the Maritime Museum staff in 1998, included managing a staff of instructors moved to San Diego, came from the San Diego County to the Maritime Museum staff. The 139-foot America is a replica of the low black schooner host up to 80 guests. The Museum's location is a short walk from County Center Trolley Stations and America Plaza from the Santa Fe Depot. The debut coincides with the downtown waterfront museum's annual Festival. The North Harbor Drive museum have also onshore, the re-creation of the Spanish galleon.
|Year||Maritime Museum of San Diego|
|1948||The Maritime Museum of San Diego established in 1948.|
|1968||USS Dolphin launched in 1968.|
|1998||Ms. Sirota joined the Maritime Museum staff in 1998.|
|2006||Dr. Ashley is a licensed captain, a also maritime museum specialist consultant for auxiliary vessels and steam for sail.|
|2015||The replica was launched in 2015.|