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1701 Front Street
Toledo, OH 43605 United States
419-214-5000 nmgl.org

October 2021

Fall Lecture Series: “Bottled Goodbyes”

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hybrid: Online Virtual OR In-person at the National Museum of the Great Lakes, 1701 Front Street
Toledo, OH 43605 United States
Free

Join us for the first presentation of our 2021 fall lecture series. Offered as a hybrid event, participants can choose when registering to take part in person at the museum or online via Zoom with an option to purchase the book for either participation preference. ~ ABOUT THE LECTURE: Bottled messages have been discovered onshore nearly as long as glass containers have been invented. They bring tidings from ocean voyagers, invitations for pen-pals, tragic attempts for rescue, and floating farewells

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November 2021

Fall Lecture Series: The Making of Bradstreet’s Disaster

November 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hybrid: Online Virtual OR In-person at the National Museum of the Great Lakes, 1701 Front Street
Toledo, OH 43605 United States
Free

Join us for the second presentation of our 2021 fall lecture series. Offered as a hybrid event, participants can choose when registering to take part in person at the museum or online via Zoom with an option to purchase the book for either participation preference. ~ Between October 18-19, 1764 a great storm blew up and destroyed almost half of a fleet of bateau and canoes being led by Col. James  Bradstreet near the Rocky River on the south shore

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December 2021

Fall Lecture Series: Braving the Waves—Life-Saving Service on the Shipwreck Coast

December 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Hybrid: Online Virtual OR In-person at the National Museum of the Great Lakes, 1701 Front Street
Toledo, OH 43605 United States
Free

Join us for the final presentation of our 2021 fall lecture series. Offered as a hybrid event, participants can choose when registering to take part in person at the museum or online via Zoom with an option to purchase the book for either participation preference. ~ The desolate shoreline between Whitefish Point and Pictured Rocks has, in modern times, come to be known as Lake Superior's Shipwreck Coast. Approximately 200 wrecks have occurred along its sandy beaches. By the late

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