Guardians of the Manitou Passage

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    Guardians of the Manitou Passage
    Presented by Author Jonathan P. Hawley
    Hybrid Event: In-Person & Zoom attendance options.


    In-Person: Leelanau Historical Society, Munnecke Room, 203 E. Cedar St. Leland, MI 49654 (no rsvp needed)


    Zoom (Virtual Attendance) Pre-Registration: https://us06web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_WyJKsvb6ReqxIsPTkPuLNw

    Join author and historian Jonathon P. Hawley for this presentation about his newly released book (2022) Guardians of The Manitou Passage, A Chronicle of Service to Lake Michigan Mariners 1840-1915. His work is an insightful account of lifesaving services by US lightkeepers and surfmen who battled high winds and wavs, frigid temperatures, and icy shores during their mission to protect lives on Lake Michigan. Copies of the book will be available for purchase at the event.