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Dying to Explore: The Archeology of John Franklin's Last Expedition

  • Date: Saturday, January 14, 2017
  • Time: 8:00 pm - 9:15 pm
  • Location: McMaster University Medical Centre, Ewart Angus centre, Rm. 1A1
  • Address: 1200 Main St. W, Hamilton (Google Maps)
  • Contact: secretary, The Hamilton Association
  • Email: secretary@haalsa.org

Free Public Talk: The Hamilton Association Dr. John Rae Lecture

Franklin’s 1845 Expedition ships lay in Arctic waters for over 160 years until 'Erebus' was discovered in 2014 and 'Terror' in 2016. University of Waterloo anthropology professor Dr. Robert Park describes the role his onsite research played in the discoveries and what archeology can reveal about the explorers. Q & A with coffee & cookies. HSR bus stops nearby. Please see website for map and parking advice.


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