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Gales of November Shipwreck Series — Nordmeer : A Great Lakes Cleanup with presenter Ric Mixter

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Date:
November 8, 2016
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.charlevoixlibrary.org

Venue

Charlevoix Public Library
220 W Clinton
Charlevoix, MI 49720 United States
Phone:
231-547-2651
Website:
www.charlevoixlibrary.org

Organizer

Charlevoix Public Library
Phone:
231-547-2651
Email:
youth@charlevoixlibrary.org
Website:
www.charlevoixlibrary.org

Tuesday, November 8, 6:30 pm ● Community Room — The sinking of the Nordmeer resulted in a daring helicopter rescue by pilots from Detroit’s air station. Ric shares rare interviews with the pilot and footage from the 1966 storm that broke the vessel as it sat on a reef near Alpena. Includes rare footage of the officers from Nordmeer and salvage film of the fuel aboard.

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