mark c. wilkins

is an historian, writer, lecturer, and museum professional. He has been director and curator of both The Cape Cod Maritime Museum and The Atwood House Museum (The Chatham Historical Society), and has worked for the Smithsonian Institution, and Mystic Seaport. Mark is a published author of books and articles relating to maritime and aviation history. Mark is a contributor to Smithsonian’s Air & Space magazine, and Aviation History magazine. Mr. Wilkins has an A.L.M. in history from Harvard University, and is adjunct faculty in the history department at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. Mark is currently the Curator for Maritime History at the Calvert Marine Museum.