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Audubon's Adventures in Illinois 

Date(s): 
  8/9/2013 
Time(s): 
11:00 a.m. - Noon 
Description: 
Spend an hour in the studio of one of America’s greatest naturalists and wildlife artists. Listen as storyteller Brian “Fox” Ellis presents a first-person account of John James Audubon’s adventures as he finishes something no one else had ever accomplished: drawing every bird in North America. Audubon will celebrate the natural history of the North America as he saw it in the early 1800s, and enchant you with stories of his travels and travails in our state. This program is part of History Comes Alive.
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Event Type: 
Family Event; History; Museum Event 
DNR Region(s): 
Location: 
Illinois State Museum 
Address: 
502 S. Spring Street 
City, State ZIP: 
Springfield  IL  62706-5000 
Directions: 
Contact person/email: 
Elizabeth Bazan  / ebazan@museum.state.il.us 
Phone/Fax: 
217-782-5993  /  
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