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Fish Tales, The History of the L.C. Bates Blue Marlin caught by Ernest Hemingway

Thu. Jul 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Hemingway scholar, Susan Beegel will present an illustrated talk about the Blue Marlin in the museum caught by Hemingway and the Maine taxidermist who mounted it, Fred C.N. Parke.

Ms. Beegel will share an interesting story of Fred C.N. Parke of Bangor, ME and his work mounting salt water game fish specimens, which was his specialty. The recent Hemingway Review featured an article by Ms. Beegel on her research and discoveries about the marlin and its taxidermist that she will share during her talk.

 

Admission:

Adults $3 Kids $1

Details

Date:
Thu. Jul 25
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Website:
https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/1fc787_a45ec717f88f4b18975b79ce67eae80a.pdf

Organizer

L.C. Bates Museum
Phone:
(207) 238-4250
Email:
lcbatess@gwh.org
Website:
www.gwh.org/lcbates

Venue

L.C. Bates Museum
14 Easler Road
Hinckley, ME 04944 United States
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Phone:
(207)238-4250
Website:
www.gwh.org/lcbates