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Historical Items

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Item 54916

Inuit woman and children on 'Bowdoin,' northwest Greenland

Contributed by: Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center Media: transparency

Item 54927

Inuit aboard schooner 'Bowdoin,' West Greenland

Contributed by: Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center Media: Photo negative

Item 76976

Inuit man aboard 'Bowdoin,' 1947

Contributed by: Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center Date: 1947 Location: Thule Media: transparency

Exhibits

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Bowdoin College Scientific Expedition to Labrador

"The Bowdoin Boys" -- some students and recent graduates -- traveled to Labrador in 1891 to collect artifacts, specimens, and to try to find Grand Falls, a waterfall deep in Labrador's interior.

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Wiscasset's Arctic Connection

Scientist, author and explorer Donald B. MacMillan established Wiscasset as his homeport for many of the voyages he made to the Arctic region starting in the early 1920s.

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The Schooner Bowdoin: Ninety Years of Seagoing History

After traveling to the Arctic with Robert E. Peary, Donald B. MacMillan (1874-1970), an explorer, researcher, and lecturer, helped design his own vessel for Arctic exploration, the schooner <em>Bowdoin,</em> which he named after his alma mater. The schooner remains on the seas.

Site Pages

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Historic Hallowell - Whaling

… drogues was especially practiced by the Ainu, Inuit, Native Americans and people of the Bay of Biscay.

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Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum and Arctic Studies Center

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