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Author Talk: The Origins of Deaths’ Door

October 19, 2023 @ 6:30 pm

Thursday, October 19, 2023 at 6:30pm

At the tip of the Door Peninsula, there is a body of water known as Port Des Morts, or Death’s Door. It conjures an idea of shipwrecks and treacherous weather. The name, however, has an origin surrounded in mystery that goes back at least three centuries.
Join Brennan Christianson, Collections Coordinator of the Door County Maritime Museum, as he delves into the history of Death’s Door and reveals its complicated history on Thursday, October 19, 2023 at 6:30pm at the Wisconsin Maritime Museum in Manitowoc!
Admission is free and open to the public. There will be a limited cash bar available.

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October 19, 2023
6:30 pm
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Wisconsin Maritime Museum
75 Maritime Drive
Manitowoc, WI 54220 United States
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