Newport, Rhode Island, Honors Oliver Hazard Perry Legacy

SSV_OHP_Newport_RI_article_1SSV_OHP_Newport_RI_article_2Thanks to a dedicated South Bass Island aficionado, PiBDaily received information recently published in the Newport Daily News, of Newport, Rhode Island.  Two in-depth articles relate the significance of Perry’s victory on Lake Erie while celebrating the dedication of the SSV Oliver Hazard Perry–Rhode Island’s official sailing education vessel.  An Internet link to the newspaper is available here.  Best wishes and sincere appreciation to the state of Rhode Island!