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Michigan City Historical Society, Old Lighthouse Museum & Michigan City Public Library Present: Protecting Indiana’s Underwater Heritage
September 11 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Charles Beeker, director of Indiana University’s Center for Underwater Science will speak on the ongoing study to identify “strategies to develop the shipwreck as a marine protected area and underwater preserve appropriate for public interpretation,” September 11, 1:00 PM. This program is hosted by the Michigan City Historical Society, Old Lighthouse Museum and Michigan City Public Library. The Indiana DNR has awarded an over $65,000 grant to I. U. for continued research on the Muskegon, Indiana’s first shipwreck listed on the National Register of Historic Places.