Stitches in Time: Recreating Captain Cook's Waistcoat
Stitches in Time: Recreating Captain Cook's Waistcoat.
Lecture by Alison Liz Larkin, Janet Arnold Award Recipient
With the help of the Janet Arnold Award, Alison was able to undertake a research trip to Australia to examine a waistcoat other objects belonging to Captain Cook at the Australian National Maritime Museum. Based on her research there, Alison has been able to create a beautiful facsimile, to be displayed by the Captain Cook Memorial Museum Whitby in 2015. Alison will talk about her research project and its significance.