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History Hounds – Buried Alive: The Barnes-Hecker Mine Disaster
August 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
If you enjoy “sniffing out” & exploring Michigan’s most fascinating historical facets, join The Historical Society of Michigan’s History Hounds™ Lecture Series…via webcast at MDL! In 1926 in the Upper Peninsula, 51 men perished when a dynamite blast released a torrent of water and mud into the Barnes-Hecker iron mine near Ishpeming. Registration required. Register at www.yourmdl.org/events/ OR 269-781-7821 x 10. Registration opens Jun. 31 for MDL cardholders & Aug. 3 for others.