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Barbara Harvey Morgan Lecture Series: Abraham Gesner

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Location : Rhoades Auditorium, Venango College
Event Cost : Free
Start Date: 07 Apr 2017
Start Time: 07:00 pm
End Date: 07 Apr 2017
End Time: 08:30 pm
Contact Name: Hope Lineman
Contact Email: hlineman@clarion.edu
Organization: Venango College & PHI
Phone: 814-676-6591 x 1215
Website URL: www.clarion.edu/venango


Dr. William Brice will present a Power Point about Abraham Gesner, a fascinating pre-Drake physician/geologist/chemist/author from Nova Scotia who in 1850 discovered and named what became the initial high-value product distilled from petroleum that we know as kerosene. Free.