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2021 Winter Lecture Series - "Passenger Train Travel in 1916"

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Sunday, January 17, 2021
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Gilmore Car Museum
6865 W Hickory Rd
Hickory Corners, MI 49060
Contact & More Info
Contact: Fred Colgren, Director of Education
Email: education@gilmorecarmuseum.org
Phone: (269) 671-5089

**Please Note: Due to government capacity restrictions, we are limited to 50 people attending the lectures in person. Please follow the registration link to RSVP to the lecture. Most lectures will also be streamed via Facebook Live.

The Gilmore Car Museum’s annual Winter Lecture Series is highly anticipated every year! Every Sunday afternoon at 3 pm January through April visitors can enjoy a different guest presenter speaking on a variety of intriguing topics. Admission to each lecture FREE for members, included in general admission and is just $5.00/person if you're only coming to take in the Lecture!

TODAY'S LECTURE:

"Passenger Train Travel in 1916" by Mark Tomlonson -- Railroad Historian

Mark Tomlonson has been a fan of railroads for as long as he can remember. He posts a daily blog on railroad history that is read by over 2,500 readers, and reprinted in several railroad historical society newsletters. He is well known for his presentations on Kalamazoo County railroad history and other railroad topics to various historical and genealogical groups. He has retired after 35 years as Chief Engineer of WMUK, and is now a part-time musician and a volunteer at the Gilmore Car Museum.

2021 Lecture Series Flyer