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History Chests: Exhibit Designed by the Sophomore Class of Searsport District High School
May 22, 2014 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmFree
Opening Reception Thursday, May 22, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Saturday, May 24 through Sunday, October 19
This exhibit is in Merithew and Fowler True Ross Houses.
Nine sea captain chests, which contain specific artifacts showing the different aspects of the impact the Penobscot Bay has on the Midcoast region, were assembled and documented by students from the sophomore class of Searsport District High School. The topics include marine art, the granite industry, lumbering, fisheries, the Penobscot Nation, life at sea, navigation, ship building, and Far East trade.