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Ilja Nieuwland - Made Local

Presented by Pittsburgh Arts & Lectures at Carnegie Museum of Art Theater, Pittsburgh PA

May 02 2019
Ilja Nieuwland - Made Local

Join Ilja Nieuwland, author and expert paleontologist, and Matthew Lamanna, associate curator and Head of Vertebrate Paleontology at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, for a lively discussion about American Dinosaur Abroad: A Cultural History of Carnegie’s Plaster Diplodocusthe untold story of Andrew Carnegie’s prized dinosaur and its influence on European culture.

In early July 1899, a team of paleontologists sponsored by Andrew Carnegie discovered the fossil remains in Wyoming

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This event is free, with registration.

Contact: 412.622.8866



Additional time info:

A book signing will follow the lecture. American Dinosaur Abroad will be available for sale from Classic Lines.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Carnegie Museum of Art Theater

4400 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213


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