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Jim to talk Titanic on National Geographic panel

By | 2018-04-18T15:13:47+00:00 April 18, 2018|Events, Lectures, Maritime Archaeology, SEARCH Inc., Shipwreck Discoveries, Speaking Engagements, Titanic|

Universal archive, Getty Images Thursday May 31, 2018 at 7:30 p.m: Jim will appear in a public presentation, alongside Dr. Robert Ballard who found the unsinkable ship in 1985, and former Secretary of the [...]

Experts thought this wreck could be the last American slave ship. It wasn’t

By | 2018-03-07T13:22:24+00:00 March 7, 2018|Maritime Archaeology, Shipwreck Discoveries, Shipwreck Expeditions|

  Wreckage found near Mobile, Alabama, turns out not to be the Clotilda, the last American slave ship. The search for the last American slave ship continues. A wreck found on Alabama's Gulf [...]

Gulf Coast wreck ruled out as last slave ship

By | 2018-03-07T13:10:55+00:00 March 7, 2018|Maritime Archaeology, Shipwreck Discoveries, Shipwreck Expeditions|

This Jan. 2, 2018, file photo shows the remains of a ship that could be the Clotilda, the last slave ship documented to have delivered captive Africans to the United States. The Clotilda was [...]

Wreck found in Delta not the Clotilda, the last American slave ship

By | 2018-03-05T22:10:33+00:00 March 5, 2018|Maritime Archaeology, Shipwreck Discoveries, Shipwreck Expeditions|

    Dave Conlin and Jim Delgado, who together led the last mission to explore the Titanic, led the team of archaeologists that determined the wreck found in the Mobile-Tensaw Delta was not the [...]

The Last Ship to Bring Slaves to the U.S. May Have Been Found

By | 2018-02-03T17:42:35+00:00 February 3, 2018|Maritime Archaeology, Shipwreck Discoveries|

This aerial photo taken on Jan. 2, 2018, in Mobile County, Alabama, shows the remains of a ship that could be the Clotilda, the last slave ship documented to have delivered captive Africans to [...]

Scientists solve mystery of US Civil War submarine

By | 2017-08-25T17:17:32+00:00 August 25, 2017|Maritime Archaeology, Shipwreck Discoveries|

The Hunley in preservation tank. Credit: Friends of the Hunley Researchers say they’ve solved one of the most enduring mysteries of the American Civil War: what caused the puzzling demise of the H.L. Hunley, [...]

New Map Reveals Ships Buried Below San Francisco

By | 2017-06-03T23:31:28+00:00 June 3, 2017|Books, California shipwrecks, Maritime Archaeology, Shipwreck Discoveries|

Cartographers are still putting the finishing touches on the new map, which will appear in the visitors’ center at the San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park. MAP COURTESY SAN FRANCISCO MARITIME NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARK [...]

Dr. James Delgado Joins SEARCH as Senior Vice President

By | 2017-04-27T01:49:30+00:00 April 27, 2017|Lectures, Maritime Archaeology, NOAA, Shipwreck Discoveries, Speaking Engagements|

The quest to learn about the past continues in a new role After a seven-year long tenure at NOAA's National Marine Sanctuaries as Director of Maritime Heritage, in Maryland, Jim has taken up a position [...]

(Videos) Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist

By | 2016-12-05T22:22:26+00:00 August 22, 2016|Maritime Archaeology, NOAA, Shipwreck Discoveries, Videos|

Video: Adventures of a Maritime Archaeologist, Courtesy Ocean Today - NOAA Jim gives a quick overview of maritime archaeology, the connection we have with ships and the sea, and the importance of preserving [...]