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Bjurlings’ 1947 Cross-Country Adventure
October 19 @ 6:30 pm
at the Gardner Museum, 28 Pearl St., Gardner. 7-8 pm after a museum-hosted reception at 6:30 pm. Bryant LeBlanc will present an account of the 35-day car trip, Philip & Dorothy Bjurling (along with David and Marie St. Germain) took from Gardner to Portland, Oregon in 1947. The trip through 31 states and Canada was documented by Dorothy with a 38-page travelogue and a scrapbook containing pictures, postcards, and mementos of stops and sites visited along the way. Reservations required; firstname.lastname@example.org.