Dr. Harold Borns, Professor Emeritus, Climate Change Institute & School of Earth and Climate Science, University of Maine will discuss a manuscript written by John DeLaski, MD of Vinalhaven, ME in 1869. This manuscript, if published when it was written in 1869, would have been the first holistic view of an Ice Age in North America. In 1869, most of the world deeply believed our landscape was due to the Biblical Deluge. This manuscript was recently published for the first time, edited by Dr. Borns and K. Maasch.
The Old Town Museum will open for the 2015 Season on Friday, May 29, 2015 at 1:00 pm. The Museum is scheduled to be open Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 1:00 until 4:00 pm and can be open at other … Continue reading →
On June 6th approximately 44 students along with 2 Teachers and a few parents spent some time at the Old Town Museum learning about some of the early history of the community in which they attend school. After an introductory … Continue reading →
Watch this space for announcements of new or expanded exhibits for 2015