Monthly Archives: February 2011

March 2011 talk was on field research pioneer

ECWG member Frank R. Power MN ’93 discussed the colorful life of  Roy Chapman Andrews (1884 – 1960) during a brunch Sunday, March 6 at Maggiano’s Little Italy in Chevy Chase. Power said that Andrews “was the 20th century’s prototypical explorer—a … Continue reading

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Archaeologist discusses ancient medicine

Sarah K. Yeomans FN ’07 spoke on “Medicine in the Ancient World: What we have learned from archaeology” at The Explorers Club Washington Group dinner at the Cosmos Club on Saturday Feb. 12, 2011. Video of Yeomans’ talk available Life … Continue reading

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July 2010 ECWG picnic photo gallery

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July 2010 Picnic photos

On July 17, 2010, Stephen Seager, FN ’95, welcomed members of the ECWG and their guests for a picnic at Chetwood Park, his home and farm, in The Plains, Va. One of the highlights was a hay ride around the … Continue reading

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Our Organization

The Explorers Club Washington Group is the largest local Chapter of the international Explorers Club with headquarters in New York City. The ECWG encourages explorers of the future with its Exploration and Field Research Grants. These are made each year … Continue reading

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