Traverse Area Historical Society–via Zoom
September 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm| Main Library (Traverse City)Free
Join the Society each month as they discuss different topics related to historical events and bring in speakers who are well versed on each topic. The motto of the Traverse Area Historical Society is to preserve, protect and present history to the people.
This month the presenter is Rear Admiral Jerry Achenbach, who has served as the Superintendent of the Great Lakes Maritime Academy since 2010, will present the first fifty year history of the Academy. He will cover the Academy’s origins in the 1960s, the important figures that made it a reality, the story of its many training vessels, and the achievements of the Academy’s staff and cadets.
These presentations can be viewed via Zoom where registration is required: