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Lifelong Learning Series — The History of Cross Village

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Date:
January 25
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Website:
http://www.charlevoixlibrary.org

Organizer

Charlevoix Public Library
Phone:
231-237-7350
Email:
reference@charlevoixlibrary.org
Website:
http://www.charlevoixlibrary.org

Venue

Charlevoix Public Library
220 W Clinton
Charlevoix, MI 49720 United States
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Phone:
231-547-2651
Website:
www.charlevoixlibrary.org

Cross Village, the key to the Fur Trade at Fort Michilimackinac, once the largest Odawa settlement, and once speculated to be the next Chicago ….what caused its demise? This talk by the writer and designer/historian for the L’Arbre Croche Museum, will be presented with historic photographs and will briefly cover the early days of interaction with the missionaries and various European cultures.

Community Room A