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February 2019

Speakers Bureau – The Study Club

February 6, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cleveland Yatch Club, 200 Yacht Club Dr.
Rocky River, Ohio 44116
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Carrie Sowden, Archaeological Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present "Edmund Fitzgerald: What Really Happened?" This event is for The Study Club members and their guests.

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Speakers Bureau – Mayfield Township Historical Society

February 13, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mayfield Township Historical Society, 606 SOM Center Rd.
Cleveland, Ohio 44143
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Carrie Sowden, Archaeological Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present "Edmund Fitzgerald: What Really Happened?" We will explore a brief history of shipping on the Great Lakes that lead up to the impressive Edmund Fitzgerald.  She had an exciting life during the 18 years that she sailed, often carrying record breaking loads.  Her loss on November 10, 1975 still puzzles many to this day.  We will explore several of the prevailing theories on her loss. This presentation

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Speakers Bureau – Westlake Porter Library

February 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Westlake Porter Library, 27333 Center Ridge Rd
Westlake, OH 44145 United States
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Carrie Sowden, Archaeological Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present "Archaeology and Shipwrecks" We will outline the steps it takes to find and then investigate shipwrecks.  At each step of the process, we will highlight a shipwreck lost in Lake Erie.  This program will give a good understanding of Great Lakes shipwrecks, the science behind archaeology, and the need to preserve these historic vessels. Click here to learn more about NMGL's Speakers Bureau

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March 2019

Speakers Bureau – Erie Yacht Club

March 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Erie Yacht Club, 1 Ravine Dr.
Erie, PA 16505 United States
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Carrie Sowden, Archaeological Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present "Anthony Wayne: Fact and Fiction" Reservations are required through the Erie Yacht Club for this dinner speaking engagement.

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April 2019

Speakers Bureau – Independence Village Aurora

April 16, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Independence Village in Aurora, 505 South Chillicothe Rd
Aurora, OH 44202 United States
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Carrie Sowden, Archaeological Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present "Edmund Fitzgerald: What Really Happened?" This program is open to residents of Independence Village, Aurora and their guests.

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September 2019

Speakers Bureau – Lakewood Historical Society

September 3, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
lakewood Public Library, 15425 Detroit Ave.
Lakewood, OH 44107 United States
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Carrie Sowden, Archaeological Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present "Dundee: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow" This presentation follows the history of a popular shipwreck, shows how it impacted all of the Great Lakes, talks about the ongoing archaeological investigations, and promotes its preservation for future generations. This program is open to the public.  More information can be had by contacting the Lakewood Historical Society

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Speakers Bureau – Holy Spirit Ladies Guild

September 19, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Holy Spirit Parish, 410 Lear Rd
Avon Lake, OH 44012 United States
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Chris Gillcrist, Executive Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present “Shipwrecks and Archaeology” This program is for the members of the Ladies Guild and their guests.

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Speakers Bureau – Richfield Historical Society

September 26, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Richfield Historical Society, 3907 Broadview Rd
Richfield, OH 44286 United States
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Carrie Sowden, Archaeological Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present "Titanic and the Great Lakes". Commemorate the loss of the Titanic with this overview presentation of the ship, its building, first trip, and sinking.  Throughout we will look at Great Lakes connections to this tragic story. This program is open to the public, no registration required.

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October 2019

Speakers Bureau – Independence Village Aurora

October 15, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Independence Village in Aurora, 505 South Chillicothe Rd
Aurora, OH 44202 United States
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Chris Gillcrist, Executive Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present "Black Friday - October 20, 1916" This program is open to residents of Independence Village - Aurora and their guests.

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November 2019

Speakers Bureau – Brichard Public Library

November 7, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Brichard Public Library, 423 Croghan St
Fremont, OH 43420 United States
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Carrie Sowden, Archaeological Director of the National Museum of the Great Lakes, will present "Titanic and the Great Lakes". Commemorate the loss of the Titanic with this overview presentation of the ship, its building, first trip, and sinking.  Throughout we will look at Great Lakes connections to this story. This program is open to the public.  Please contact Brichard Public Library for further details.

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