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16th Annual Michigan Railroad History Conference

Regardless of what peninsula you are from, there is plenty of railroading in Michigan to suit your fancy. Michigan's railroad history is also an important part of our heritage. There is a great deal of information on the internet about both of these topics and it is the goal of MichiganRailroads.com to bring all of that together for you in one web portal.

Join the organization for a two-day conference in Ludington, MI which will include a day of historical presentations as well as optional historical field trips in the area on Friday.

Date
Saturday, September 17, 2022
Venue
Ludington United Methodist Church
5810 E. Bryant Road
Ludington MI
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Michigan Pine King and Kentucky Coal Baron, 1845-1933

Michael W. Nagle

Examines a major Michigan timber baron and political figure who also founded a coal-mining empire in Kentucky.

Paperback
Published: September 2021
ISBN: 9780814348826
$26.99
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Published: September 2021
ISBN: 9780814341261
$39.99
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ISBN: 9780814341278

The Forgotten Iron King of the Great Lakes

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A Gilded Age industrialist - surrounded by scandal - becomes Michigan’s wealthiest resident and helps shape the nation.

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ISBN: 9780814349939
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