Maine Historical Society

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Past Programs

Pandemics in Wabanaki Communities - a conversation with James Eric Francis, Sr.
**Maine at 200 Series**

Recorded on November 11, 2020

James Eric Francis Sr. (Penobscot), Director of Cultural and Historic Preservation, Penobscot Nation joins Steve Bromage, Executive Director of the Maine Historical Society for a conversation about how pandemics have affected Wabanaki communities since the first Europeans interacted with Wabanaki people on the shores of what is now known as Maine to today's concerns about COVID-19.