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MSAD#1 Adult & Community Education

SAGE The Pseudoscience of Phrenology in Victorian Presque Isle

with Kim Smith

$5

***YOU MUST BE A MEMBER OF SAGE IN ORDER TO TAKE THIS CLASS***

The Victorians were fascinated by the pseudoscience of phrenology (examination of bumps on the skull to predict personality characteristics) which led to incidents of grave robbery.  Learn more about this fad especially as it manifested here in Presque Isle and how it relates to the only known lynching in New England. 

  • May 2nd, 2019
    Thu from 6:00 - 8:00 pm

SAGE @ UMPI

181 Main St
Presque Isle, ME 04769 Get directions

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