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Maine author to speak to Belfast Rotary Club

Belfast -

BELFAST – Children’s author, Mary Morton Cowan, will present an illustrated talk about her latest book, Captain Mac: The Life Of Donald Baxter MacMillian, at noon Wednesday, June 1, the Belfast Rotary Club.

Captain Mac is the adventurous life story of a man who explored and researched the eastern Arctic and subarctic for nearly 50 years, with many expeditions taking place aboard his own Arctic schooner, Bowdoin. The book features the vital role MacMillan played in Robert Peary’s 1908-09 North Pole Expedition, as well as his relationships with explorers Peary, Matthew Henson, and Richard Byrd.

The public is welcome to attend. The price of the lunch is $10 and the speaker is free. For more information, call 930-6763.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Toni Mailloux

Telephone Number: (207)930-6763

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