Our Vanishing Glaciers: 100 Years of Glacier Retreat in the Three Sisters Wilderness Area
History Pub at Old St. Francis School
with Jim O’Connor
U.S. Geological Survey Water Science Center, Portland, Ore.
- Old St. Francis School - Father Luke's Room |
- Tuesday, October 28, 2014
- 5:30 p.m. doors; 7 p.m. event |
- Free |
- All ages welcome
About Our Vanishing Glaciers: 100 Years of Glacier Retreat in the Three Sisters Wilderness Area
Jim O'Connor will examine the history of early Pacific Northwest exploration, climbing, and glacier photography with present-day matches of historical photographs.
About the Presenter
O'Connor is a Pacific Northwest native long interested in the processes and events that shape the remarkable and diverse landscapes of the region. He has spent the last 20 years focused on the "science of scenery" (as ascribed to the field of geomorphology), for the last 15 years with the U.S. Geological Survey Water Science Center in Portland, Ore.
About History Pub at Old St. Francis School
Join us for beer and history, sponsored by the Des Chutes Historical Museum, the Oregon Encyclopedia, and McMenamins, in which you'll hear lively local and regional history while you enjoy a frosty pint or two of handcrafted ale.
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