Call for Submissions

Submissions should be addressed to the editor:
Chelsea Freeland,

Submissions should be no longer than 30 pages, including citations. On the cover page, please provide: article title; author’s names, positions, institutional affiliations, and physical business addresses; and a contact telephone and email address for the corresponding author. Authors should keep the editor informed of any address changes. If the article was presented at a conference, please supply the name and date of the conference on the cover page.

All manuscripts should conform to the Chicago Manual of Style (17th edition) – endnotes citation style. Please consult the Chicago Manual for citations, capitalization, abbreviations, numbers, and other grammatical uses. If your manuscript does not conform to the style guide, it may be returned for additional editing before it can be considered. Photographs, tables, charts, and maps are welcome and encouraged.

Tributaries will not reprint or republish articles submitted to and accepted by other publications. Once a manuscript is accepted for publication, it becomes the property of the NCMHC and may not be reproduced elsewhere without NCMHC’s permission. Requests for reproduction rights should be addressed to: Chair, North Carolina Maritime History Council, 315 Front Street, Beaufort, NC 28516.

If you have any additional questions about the submission process, please contact the editor:
Chelsea Freeland,