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


Thursday, December 7, 2023 5:30pm


Newmarket Public Library
1 Elm Street
Newmarket NH 03857

Hosted By:

Newmarket Public Library

Contact Info:

Newmarket Public Library, 603-659-5311