Golden Lane Concert – Irish Traditional Music, Songs, and Dance (Falmouth)

Falmouth Museums on the Green 65 Palmer Ave, Falmouth, MA, United States

“A CELEBRATION of the IRISH in FALMOUTH” – Golden Lane is a group of musicians from the Cape and South Coast areas who perform traditional Irish dance tunes and songs. Instruments are uilleann (Irish) pipes, whistle, fiddle, banjo, guitar, bodhrán (Irish drum), and bouzouki. Two of the group are also vocalists; songs in English and […]

A Breeze from the Past: Uncovering Climate Clues from Whaling Ship Logbooks (Falmouth)

Falmouth Museums on the Green 65 Palmer Ave, Falmouth, MA, United States

Bringing together oceanographer Dr. Caroline Ummenhofer from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and Dr. Timothy Walker, Professor of History at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, our project examines the use of weather recordings contained in American whaling voyage logbooks to assess changes in climate and weather patterns. We focus on unexploited caches of archival documentation, namely […]

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