Friday, Sept. 13, 2013 in the Mead Auditorium, West Science Hall
Schedule of Events
8:00-9:00 Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00-9:15 Introduction by Michael Broadway (Dean, College of Arts and Sciences)
9:15-9:45 John Anderton. (Geography Dept) "Native American Camp in Marquette County."
9:45-10:15 Russell Magnaghi. (History Dept) "Forgotten Frontier: Lake Michigan & Southern Shore of the Upper Peninsula"
10:15-11:15 Don Balmer. (Independent Scholar) "Lockin Through: Sault Ste. Marie." Slide Presentation
11:30-1:00 LUNCH BREAK – Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center, 105 Cohodas Hall, Exhibition tour, "Lost and Found: Historic Structures of the Upper Peninsula" with Daniel Truckey, Director.
1:00-1:30 Ron Sundell. (Geography Dept) "An Environmental History of the Dead River."
1:30-2:00 Nick Pond. (History Student) "Early Sport Fishing in the UP."
2:15-2:30 Josh Benzie. (Economic Dept Alum) "The Price of Wages in the Past."
2:30-3:30 Jack Deo. (Photo Historian) "Life and Occupations in the Upper Peninsula." Slide Presentation.
3:30 – 4:30 Jon Saari (Professor Emeritus, History Department) "What Happened to the Great Swamp of North Marquette?"
4:30 Closing remarks