Elk Rapids Historical Society

The Elk Rapids Historical Society

Elk Rapids Area Historical Society
401 River Street
Elk Rapids, MI 49629
231-264-5692 or 231-264-6354
email - president@elkrapidshistory.org
website www.elkrapidshistory.org

Business Hours Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday - 1-4PM; Free
Located in the lower level of renovated township hall.

Special Collections: Artifacts from the iron and lumber industries.

Find Us on Facebook!

The Elk Rapids Historical Society has a Facebook Page! Here is the address for you to view and join the group.
Great source for up to date contacts! https://www.facebook.com/ERhistorymuseum/

Publications available for sale from the Elk Rapids Area Historical Society
(note: new publications are coming out often, so please visit the Elk Rapids Historical Society web site for the most up-to-date information and pricing)

Bay Breezes, Volume 1, by Glenn Neumann
$14.95 plus $2.00 postage
Local History Unfolding; Excerpts taken from the Traverse Bay Progress, a newspaper published in Elk Rapids, Michigan - 1870's issues. Volume 2 is due in Spring 1997

Homespun Poetry, by the late Elk Rapids resident William Butler and son
$3.45 plus $1.25 postage
Mostly about Elk Rapids and the Traverse Bay Area

Oscar's Oddities by the late Oscar Scharmen (of the Kingsley area)
$2.00 plus $1.25 postage
A book of homespun poetry

The Courthouse by Mary Kay McDuffie of Bellaire
$2.00 plus $1.25 postage
About the Antrim County Courthouse

Elk Rapids Town Hall Centennial Booklet
$1.00 plus $1.00 postage
The history of the building of the hall sometimes called "The Opera House"

Postcards of Elk Rapids Landmarks
3 for $1.00
Pen and Ink Sketches

A Last Look by John E. Easley
$3.50 plus $1.25 postage
A booklet about the Milton Township area

These books may be ordered by mail from the Elk Rapids Area Historical Society, P.O. Box 2, Elk Rapids, MI 49629

Stay tuned for frequent updates to the Elk Rapids Area Historical Society

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