The Rivers that Connect Us: Exploring America's Great Rivers
Virtual Lecture Series
$5.00/Member (of any of the Four Participating Museums) $10.00/Non Member per Lecture
October 12, 2021, 6:00PM EST Columbia River Maritime Museum
The Great River of the West and Maritime Heritage
Explore the history of maritime commerce, shipwrecks, commercial fishing, search and rescue and other topics featured
at the Columbia River Maritime Museum.
Presented by: Captain Bruce Jones, U.S. Coast Guard (Retired), Deputy Director, Columbia River Maritime Museum, Astoria, Oregon
November 16, 2021, 6:00PM EST Ohio River Museum
The Ohio River, Gateway to the West
William Reynolds will discuss the important collections at the Ohio River Museum from dugout canoe to steamboat and the important role these objects played in our country’s history.
Presented by: William Reynolds, Ohio Historical Society- Campus Martius & the Ohio River Museum, serving as Historian at both
December 7, 2021, 6:00PM EST Connecticut River Museum
The Connecticut River: Past, Present, and Future
Carlson hopes to foster future generations’ interest in the River by showing the importance of the past generations’ influence on the River.
Presented by: Jennifer L. Carlson, Executive Director, The Connecticut River Museum