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Mattapoisett History Lecture Series

August 13 @ 7:00 pm

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One event on July 30, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on August 13, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on August 20, 2019 at 7:00 pm

One event on September 1, 2019 at 5:30 pm

One event on September 10, 2019 at 7:00 pm

The Lecture Series on Mattapoisett History by Seth Mendell dates include:

July 23– 7:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Museum – Mattapoisett History I. Seth Mendell will speak about early Mattapoisett, including farming, trade, and shipbuilding. Free and open to the public.

July 30– 7:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Museum – Mattapoisett History II. Seth Mendell will speak about Mattapoisett during the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. Free and open to the public.

August 13– 7:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Museum – Mattapoisett History III. Seth Mendell will speak about the whaling industry in Nantucket, New Bedford, and Mattapoisett. Free and open to the public.

August 20– 7:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Museum – Mattapoisett History IV. Seth Mendell will speak about the shipyards of Mattapoisett and Joseph Meigs Esq. Free and open to the public.

August 27– 7:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Free Public Library – Mattapoisett History V. Seth Mendell will show and discuss a collection of glass lantern slides depicting Mattapoisett circa 1900. Free and open to the public.

September 1– 5:30 pm at the Mattapoisett Museum – Mattapoisett History VI. Seth Mendell will speak about Mattapoisett’s separation from Rochester, the California Gold Rush, and the clipper ship era. Free and open to the public.

September 10– 7:00 pm at the Mattapoisett Museum – Mattapoisett History VII. Seth Mendell will speak about the Civil War and the decline of whaling and Mattapoisett shipbuilding. Free and open to the public.

Details

Date:
August 13
Time:
7:00 pm