First Milkman in Antarctica

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September 23, 2020
10:00AM - 10:30PM
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Online

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Add to Calendar 2020-09-23 10:00:00 2020-09-23 22:30:00 First Milkman in Antarctica Admiral Byrd took three golden Guernseys on his second expedition to Antarctica, 1933-1935. While Byrd explained it as a way to provide fresh milk for the men, the real reason had much more to do with publicity. Join us for a presentation on the history of the first milkman in Antarctica!  Want to learn mooore? Get a sneak peak of the details before the event by reading this history corner article. To register for the event, visit https://go.osu.edu/milkman. Online Byrd Polar and Climate Research Center byrd-contact@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Admiral Byrd took three golden Guernseys on his second expedition to Antarctica, 1933-1935. While Byrd explained it as a way to provide fresh milk for the men, the real reason had much more to do with publicity. Join us for a presentation on the history of the first milkman in Antarctica! 

Want to learn mooore? Get a sneak peak of the details before the event by reading this history corner article. To register for the event, visit https://go.osu.edu/milkman.