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Talk with Historian Michael Hemp


Foss Waterway Seaport presents historian Michael Kenneth Hemp, revealing exciting new horizons for Pacific Northwest history, our cultural and literary connections, marine science and maritime interests, and a new travel and hospitality industry potential throughout Puget Sound and the Pacific Northwest. His presentation is titled “CONJUNCTION". In 1983, Michael Kenneth Hemp established the non-profit Cannery Row Foundation and has served since as its principle researcher and celebrant. His acclaimed “CANNERY ROW, The History of John Steinbeck’s Old Ocean View Avenue” (1986) is now in its 3rd edition’s, 4th printing.