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    Gulf Islands

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Summer Lecture Series

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Date: June 19, 2013
Contact: Susan Teel, 850-934-2618

Gulf Islands National Seashore Announces Summer Lecture Series

Gulf Islands National Seashore Superintendent Dan Brown announced today a summer lecture series in cooperation with the Florida Public Archaeology Network at the Fort Pickens Auditorium. All programs begin at 10:00 a.m.

July 16:Dr. William Lees, "Travelogue: Civil War in Florida"

July 23:Nicole Bucchino, "Talking Smack: Sailing Vessels of Pensacola's Fishing Industry"

July 30:Wayne Abrahamson, "Pirates of Pensacola and other Bandini along the Gulf Coast: Blockade Running in Pensacola"

August 6:Dr. Della Scott-Ireton, "Shipwrecks of Pensacola Bay"

The programs are free of charge; however, there is an $8 entrance fee to the Fort Pickens Area. For more information call the Naval Live Oaks Visitor Center at (850) 934-2600 or visit our website at www.nps.gov/guis.Follow us on Twitter @gulfislandsnps to receive daily messages or "tweets" on park programs and information.

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