2014 GLSHS Annual Meeting and Dinner

Posted on October 22nd, 2014

Dear Member,

The Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society is pleased to announce that its 2014 Annual Meeting and dinner will take place on Friday, April 4, at the Walker Cisler Center on the grounds of Lake Superior State University.… Read More...

Raised over $20,000 in 2014

Posted on October 20th, 2014

The Shipwreck Society is please to announce that the Annual Appeal raised $20,689 in private funding at the end of 2014. This figure is the highest the Shipwreck Society has ever seen from this effort!… Read More...

Awarded Two Grants

Posted on September 22nd, 2014
Awards Received from Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs

 

The Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society is very pleased to announce the receipt of two grant awards from the Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) for 2014.… Read More...

Voted “Best of the Lake”

Posted on August 25th, 2014
The Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum is voted as “Best of the Lake” 2014 by Lake Superior Magazine Readers!

More than 1,200 voters from all over the United States and Canada cast their votes for what they considered to be the best Lake Superior views, waterfalls, family attractions, art gallery/museum, overnight stay and more.… Read More...

TV 9&10 Feature Story

Posted on August 12th, 2014
TV 9&10 Feature Story chronicles the Motor Lifeboat House Move…

The move of the historic Motor Lifeboat House back to Whitefish Point has now been told through TV 9&10, the Northern Michigan CBS television news station.… Read More...

NEW DISCOVERY

Posted on July 10th, 2014
NEW DISCOVERY: Shipwreck Society Locates Wreckage of 1866 Schooner Nelson

The Great Lakes Shipwreck Historical Society is pleased to announce the recent discovery of the schooner Nelson, lost off Deer Park (Lake Superior) in May 1899.… Read More...

Program for Operational Support Award for 2014

Posted on June 15th, 2014
Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs

The Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs (MCACA) has supported the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum for many years through a series of cultural grant programs that are designed to promote appreciation of and education in the Fine Arts in Michigan.… Read More...

Summer Appeal Now Underway

Posted on June 11th, 2014

Shipwreck Society Members and Friends know that we instituted a second fundraising drive last year, conducted in the summer, focused on raising necessary funds for Capital Improvement Projects at the Whitefish Point Light Station.… Read More...

Strategic Planning 2014

Posted on May 16th, 2014
2014: Shipwreck Society undergoes Strategic Planning

Much is happening at the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum in 2014, including the opening of a new “Hands-On” exhibit for kids, the restoration of a 1929 U.S.… Read More...

2014 Season

Posted on May 10th, 2014
2014 at the Shipwreck Museum: Shipwreck Hunting, Historic Restorations, A New Hands-On Exhibit and a Motor Lifeboat

Much is happening at the Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum in 2014, including the opening of a new “Hands-On” exhibit for kids, the restoration of a 1929 U.S.… Read More...

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