The Marquette Regional History Center presents: Michigamme’s Steamer Comes Home

Presented by Marquette Regional History Center at Marquette Regional History Center, Marquette MI

Apr 24
The Marquette Regional History Center presents: Michigamme’s Steamer Comes Home

In 1900 the community of Michigamme bought a horse drawn steam fire engine. Learn about early fire-fighting technology and a heroic community effort through the lens of an engaging historic storyteller.

Michigamme’s Steamer Comes Home April 24, 6:30-8:00 pm.

In 1900 the community of Michigamme bought a horse drawn steam fire engine. By 1962 it was obsolete and sold. Yet many valued the steamer and its historic beauty, setting off a multi-decade search and effort to bring it home. Learn about early fire-fighting technology and a heroic community effort through the lens of an engaging historic storyteller, Bill Van Kosky. $5 suggested donation. For more information call 906.226.3571 or visit marquettehistory.org

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  • Apr 24, 2019 at 06:30 pm - 08:00 pm (Wed)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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Marquette Regional History Center

145 W. Spring St., Marquette, MI 49855

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Ample parking around building and public parking, within walking distance of facility.

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