In April 1921, the Radio Corporation of America established its flagship marine radio station WCC in Chatham, Massachusetts, on Cape Cod.
Chatham Radio / WCC was the largest US coastal station, renowned among mariners around the world for most of the 20th century.
Join us this season as we celebrate the centennial of WCC.
Virtual programs are free for
Chatham Marconi Maritime Center members. Save the dates!
"Feathers vs Radio:
How Homing Pigeions Bested Marconi"
Elizabeth G. Macalaster, Author
"War Pigeons: Winged Couriers in the U.S. Military"
"Bridge Ship Technology: Safety, Operations and Security"
Dr. James Fitzpatrick
Lt. K DeCicco
Massachusetts Maritime Academy
"Chatham and her Sister Stations Across America"
Fred Carl, founder
InfoAge Museum, New Jersey
Osprey in Flight
Mark Faherty, Science Coordinator
Mass Audubon's Wellfleet Bay Wildlife Sanctuary
"SARSAT: Satellites to the Rescue"
Lane P. Carter
Deputy, U.S. Coast Guard SARSAT Program
First Coast Guard District
Command Center Supervisor
"Point to Point"
Paul M Hawkins, Author: "Point to Point"
Informative Panel on Antenna Trail
Engaging, skillful STEM educator needed for our innovative TechSmart program,which returns to local schools for the next school year. Teaching experience and STEM subject knowledge essential. Click here...
Learning on the Lawn
Hands-on family STEM activities return to Chatham Marconi's
front lawn this summer. The popular program curious children and explore science together.