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Preserving the Past—The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

Preserving the Past—Historical Preservation at the Village at Grand Traverse Commons I remember the first time I explored the grounds of the former Traverse City state psychiatric hospital (Northern Michigan Asylum among other names). I thought the buildings were some of the grandest and most beautiful that I had ever seen. The main building reminded… Continue reading Preserving the Past—The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

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Cultural Tourism in Traverse City, Michigan

Video Clip: Roaming Historian in Traverse City When I told people that I was going to Traverse City, my trip elicited enthusiastic responses. “I love their food scene!” “I’ve heard the beaches are spectacular!” Acclaimed for their idyllic location on Lake Michigan, Traverse City offers something for everyone—including history buffs. The area has neat historical… Continue reading Cultural Tourism in Traverse City, Michigan