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Jewelry from the Sea

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Museum members receive discounts on all Sea Chest purchases. All proceeds from the shop support the Museum’s educational programs and exhibits.

New Nautical Books in the Sea Chest Gift Shop

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A selection of new books in the Sea Chest Gift Shop for Fall 2015.

A selection of new books in the Sea Chest Gift Shop for Fall 2015.

Discover a selection of books on the history of Los Angeles Harbor at the Sea Chest Gift Shop! To purchase, please visit the Museum during open hours from Tuesday through Sunday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. You may also call the Museum at 310-548-7618.

Titles shown above are:

Terminal Island : Lost Communities of Los Angeles Harbor by Naomi Hirahara and Geraldine Knatz.

1550 California Place Names: Their Origins and Meanings by William Bright.

The History of Tattooing by Wilfred Payson Hambly.

West Coast Seafood Recipes by Blaine Freer.

An Ocean of Inspiration : The John Olguin Story by Stefan E. Harzen, Barbara J. Brunnick, and Mike Schaadt.

Dogs in the Sun A Tropical Odyssey by Janice L. Convery.

Divine Providence: The Wreck and Rescue of the JULIA ANN by Fred E. Woods.

Surfing in Cold Water: A New Englander’s Off-Season Obsession by Glen S. Gordiner.

The Sea Chest Gift Shop has more new and used books on maritime history–ideas for gifts and your browsing pleasure. Call the Museum at 310-548-7618 for more information.

Green Toys—Fun and Good for the Earth!

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The Sea Chest Museum Shop is proud to carry Green Toys.

Yellow Submarine is a green toy made from recycled plastic milk jugs.

Yellow Submarine is a green toy made from recycled plastic milk jugs.

Each toy is made in the USA from recycled milk jugs! Do something good for the earth and support the Museum at the same time! Members receive 10% off all purchases.

Green Toys ferry and two cars made of recycled plastic milk jugs.

Green Toys ferry and two cars made of recycled plastic milk jugs.