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The Year Without a Summer

Tuesday, October 15,
7:00 pm
to 8:00 pm

A painting of the eruption of Vesuvius seen from Portici by Joseph Wright of Derby. (photo © art collection of the Huntington Library in Pasadena, CA)

Following the devastating eruption of Indonesia’s Mount Tambora, 1816 came to be known as “the year without a summer.” Join Mount Washington Observatory’s Will Broussard to explore the many natural and cultural impacts this event had on the world, including right here in New Hampshire.

7 to 8 p.m. at the Hancock Town Library. For more information, please contact Susie Spikol at (603) 525-3394 or by email. Co-sponsored by the Harris Center for Conservation Education and the Hancock Town Library.

Details

Date:
Tuesday, October 15
Time:
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Events Category:

Contact

Susie Spikol
Phone:
(603) 525-3394
Email:
spikol@harriscenter.org

Location

Hancock Town Library
25 Main Street
Hancock, NH 03449 United States

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