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National Museum of the Great Lakes Ground Breaking

On Monday, September 24, 2012, the Great Lakes Historical Society and the City of Toledo held a Groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the new National Museum of the Great Lakes in Toledo, Ohio.  It was a lovely morning and … Continue reading

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Members Only Raffle Winner

Congratulations to Larry Graff from Wisconsin, the winner of our most recent Members Only Raffle.  Larry will have the opportunity to take a trip aboard a Great Lakes Fleet Vessel in the 2012 season.  Larry is a new member of … Continue reading

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Christening the SS Willis B. Boyer to SS. Col. James

The rechristening of the S.S. Bolyer to the S. S. Schoonmaker was featured in a Toledo Blade article with an excellent photo gallery of the festivities.  Be sure to check it out. S.S. Boyer’s name change to Schoonmaker a part … Continue reading

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