Calendar – Education – Iron Ore and the Civil War – Aug. 6-7
Negaunee – The Michigan Iron Industry Museum will offer “Iron Ore and the Civil War” featuring re-enactors and musicians on Saturday, August 6 and Sunday, August 7 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day at 73 Forge Road in Negaunee.
The 90 minute documentary “Michigan in the Civil War” will be shown at 1 p.m. and at 3 p.m. in the museum auditorium. The film includes segments on Michigan’s contribution to events such as the Underground Railroad, Fort Wayne, Michigan Women in the War, Gettysburg, the capture of Jefferson Davis, and many more.
For more information call 906-475-7857 or visit online at www.michigan.gov/ironindustrymuseum.