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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 pm

Free

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.

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History Chest designed by SDHS students

History Chest designed by SDHS students

Details

Date:
May 22, 2014
Time:
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
https://penobscotmarinemuseum.org

Venue

Merithew and Fowler True Ross Houses
Church St.
Searsport, 04974 United States
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Phone:
207-548-0334
Website:
https://penobscotmarinemuseum.org

Organizer

Penobscot Marine Museum
Phone:
207-548-2529
Email:
jganskop@pmm-maine.org
Website:
https://penobscotmarinemuseum.org