Bay City, Michigan 48706
Front Page Photo of the Day Log-IN About us
www.mybaycity.com September 5, 2003
(Prior Story)   Columns ArTicle 278   (Next Story)

Smithsonian Magazine To Visit River of Time September 27-28

Journalistic Attention to Bay City Goes Back to Tocqueville in the 1830s

September 5, 2003       Leave a Comment
By: Dave Rogers

Printer Friendly Story View

Grave of Ogemagegato, famed Ojibway orator, lies forgotten in Roosevelt Park.
 
Abraham Lincoln character orates at River of Time outside Meyer log cabin in Veterans Park.

When journalists from Smithsonian Magazine arrive here later this month to cover the River of Time, they might be well advised to look around Bay City for other historical highlights.

The prestigious magazine is coming here because the River of Time, scheduled Sept. 27-28 in Veterans Memorial Park, is one of the few events in the nation that feature a panorama of history, from the French voyageurs, the Revolutionary War period Civil War, pioneers and representations by veterans of other conflicts that involved the nation.

Officials of the River of Time event and the Bay County Historical Society are pleased and flattered by this recognition from a national publication. Political and business leaders seem "underwhelmed" with little notice. . . . .
The maximum of 3 free blocks have been shown.
A paid subscription is required to read the full article.

You may use the Log-in (top of screen) to subscribe.



Printer Friendly Story View
Prior Article

April 17, 2015
by: O. J. Cunningham
After 100 Years MI, Pulaski Hall Bar (Bay City) Is Closing
Next Article

April 17, 2015
by: Dave Rogers
VETS TO TEE OFF: New Bay Veterans Foundation Part of Benefit Golf Outing
Agree? or Disagree?


Dave Rogers

Dave Rogers is a former editorial writer for the Bay City Times and a widely read,
respected journalist/writer in and around Bay City.
(Contact Dave Via Email at carraroe@aol.com)

More from Dave Rogers

Send This Story to a Friend!       Letter to the editor       Link to this Story
Printer-Friendly Story View


--- Advertisments ---
     


0200 Nd: 04-15-2015 d 4 cpr 0





SPONSORED LINKS

LOCAL LINKS
(Ads not affiliated with Google)




Ads By MyBayCity.com
Your Local Pharmacy
Layerers Pharmacy
John W. Muir - Pharmacist

Ads By MyBayCity.com
Your Local Movers Who Care
www.twomen.com
We Sell Packing Supplies - Local or Long Distance

Ads By MyBayCity.com
Jean Ann Deshano
www.baycityhomes.net
Foreclosure List





Designed at OJ Advertising, Inc. (V3) (v3) Software by Mid-Michigan Computer Consultants
Bay City, Michigan USA
All Photographs and Content Copyright © 1998 - 2015 by OJA/MMCC. They may be used by permission only.
P3V3-0200 (1) 0   ID:Default   UserID:Default   Type:reader   R:x   PubID:mbC   NewspaperID:NewspaperID   pid:1560   pd:11-18-2012   nd:2015-04-15   ax:2015-04-19   Site:5   ArticleID:278
CCBot/2.0 (http://commoncrawl.org/faq/)