Harnessing History: On the Trail of New Hampshire's State Dog, the Chinook

Presenter: Bob Cottrell

This program looks at how dog sledding developed in New Hampshire and how the Chinook played a major role in this story. Explaining how man and his relationship with dogs won out over machines on several famous polar expeditions, Bob Cottrell covers the history of Arthur Walden and his Chinooks, the State Dog of New Hampshire. 


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Event Details


Friday, January 19, 2024 3:00pm


Concord Public Library
45 Green Street
Concord NH 03301

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Concord Public Library

Contact Info:

Concord Public Library, 603-225-8670