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Great Fire of 1947 Commemoration & Reception

Date: Sunday Oct 23, 2016
Time: 4:00PM - 7:00PM


The Jackson Laboratory will host the 69th Anniversary of the Great Fire of 1947 Commemoration & Reception. During the public reception speakers will recount the 1947 fire that damaged parts of Bar Harbor and Acadia National Park and nearly destroyed The Jackson Laboratory as well as celebrate how all three entities rose from the ashes through perseverance and support from both the local and global communities.

To register for this event please contact Heather Hodgkins at or 207-288-1482.

JAX is a Signature Sponsor of the 2016 Acadia Centennial Celebration.

Location: The reception begins at 4:00 p.m. in Roscoe’s located at The Jackson Laboratory, 600 Main Street, Bar Harbor, ME. A reception will follow.
Contact Name: Heather Hodgkins
Contact Phone #: (207) 288-1482
Event Sponsor(s): Jackson Laboratory 

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