Catherine S. Amidon, director, Museum of the White Mountains at Plymouth State University
Stephen Barba, executive director, University Relations, Plymouth State University; former manager, Grand Balsams Resort
Peter Crane, curator, Gladys Brooks Memorial Library, Mount Washington Observatory
Karen Quinn, Kristin and Roger Servison Curator of Paintings, Art of the Americas

Hear tales and lore about the inns, trails, and adventures of the White Mountains from the 19th century to today. Learn about the artists who visited and summered in the area, including Thomas Cole, Winslow Homer, and George Inness, and explore the dramatic countryside through the detailed maps and guidebooks used by tourists and hikers of the time.

Don’t miss music of the era before and after the discussion. 

Visit the exhibition "Art of the White Mountains" in LG26 before or after hearing the music and discussion.

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An Evening Visiting the White Mountains

White Mountains Through Artists’ Eyes, Grand Hotels’ Balconies, and Hikers’ Trails

Next Session: This event is closed.
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Remis Auditorium, 161
$15MFA members, seniors, and students
Ticket Purchase Required
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