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MPM's Chat with a Museum Expert: Waves of Trade

Thu, 02/28/2013 -
10:00am to 11:00am
Milwaukee Public Museum
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Chat with a Museum Expert
Join MPM’s staff of experts as they share current research and projects in their particular field of study, and engage with them during Q&A segments. Through the use of remote technologies you’ll also get a behind the scenes look into their labs and get up close with the objects and artifacts central to their work. This is a free monthly series of interactive of discussions.

Waves of Trade
World trade on the seas is as old as mankind itself. Discuss the development of trade with MPM historian Al Muchka. We’ll examine the waves of goods, the competitors and the protectors of the sea and show how even today, we are a maritime driven world economic community.

Visit http://www.mpm.edu/events/957/ for more information.