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


Saturday, March 30, 2024 10:00am


Harrisville Public Library
7 Canal Street
Harrisville NH 03450

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Harrisville Public Library

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Harrisville Public Library, 603-827-2918