Date(s) - 02/29/2020
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Join Maine author Jeffrey Ryan as he shares the story of how he discovered the tale Jim Whyte, an eccentric turn of the 20th century Maine character like no other in Maine’s history.
A world traveler who was fluent in six languages, Jim Whyte arrived in rural Monson, Maine in 1895 with sacks full of money in hand and a trail of incredible secrets left behind.
What made the FBI come to Monson (twice no less) to learn more about Whyte? Ryan dug deep to find out and his story has made a splash with readers nationwide.