Sign up today for the Michigan History Conference in Ludington, Sept. 27-29!

posted Jul 31, 2019

The 145th Annual Meeting and Michigan History Conference will be held
September 27-29, 2019, in Ludington, Michigan.MHC-current-cover

The Michigan History Conference moves to a different location each year. This conference celebrates all aspects of Michigan’s history and offers a close-up look at the heritage of the host area. The State History Awards are also presented during the conference. Each year, the Historical Society of Michigan presents a State History Award to those individuals and organizations that have made outstanding contributions to the appreciation and understanding of Michigan history. Learn more about the State History Awards.

The main sessions of the conference will take place at West Shore Community College, and other events will be held at exciting venues throughout the city.

Go to online registration.

Download the 2019 booklet here.

CONFERENCE HOTEL
Comfort Inn, Ludington, (231) 845-7004
Request the Michigan History Conference/Historical Society of Michigan rate when you make your reservation.

The Michigan History Conference offers…

  • Four keynotes that cover a wide range of popular topics, including sessions that explore the host area’s heritage
    • Preserving the Legacy: The Port of Ludington Maritime Museum with Valerie van Heest, Lafferty van Heest and Associates
    • Thank God for Michigan! Our Boys in Blue with Mark Hoffman, Author
    • Ludington: Becoming a Cultural Destination with William Anderson, Historical Society of Michigan and Michigan State University Extension Advisory Council
    • Dessert Cruise on the SS Badger
  • Breakout sessions, workshops, and tours
  • President’s Reception, State History Awards Banquet, and Closing Banquet
  • Exhibitors/Vendors for attendees to visit
  • Networking opportunities

Come see what all the excitement is about!

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Future Conferences

146th Annual Meeting and Michigan History Conference
September 25-27, 2020
TBA

147th Annual Meeting and Michigan History Conference
September 24-26, 2021
TBA

148th Annual Meeting and Michigan History Conference
September 23-25, 2022
TBA

149th Annual Meeting and Michigan History Conference
September 22-24, 2023
Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University

 

Historical Society of Michigan 5815 Executive Drive Lansing, MI 48911
Email hsm@hsmichigan.org | Phone (517) 324-1828 | Fax (517) 324-4370

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