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Date:
March 21, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM
Location:
Watertown Savings Bank Room
Address:
Watertown Free Public Library
123 Main Street

Watertown, MA 02472
Cost:
Free and open to all.
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Defying the Elements: The Aftermath of a Library Fire

Thursday, March 21, 2019

What happens in the wake of a disaster like the L.A.P.L. fire? Lt. Thomas Murray (Boston Arson Investigation Unit) and Preservation Specialist Becky Geller (Northeast Document Conservation Center) will divulge the realities of pursuing a suspected arson case and salvaging books that have been damaged by flame, smoke, and water. Lt. Murray will be joined by Keegan, Boston Fire Dept. arson dog!