Keweenaw National Historical Park Advisory Commission Meeting - July 2007
Contact: Tom Baker, Management Assistant, (906) 337-1104, ext. 131
Contact: Kim Hoagland
The Keweenaw National Historical Park Advisory Commission will convene for its regular quarterly meeting on Tuesday, July 24, 2007 at 9:00 a.m. at the Keweenaw Heritage Center at St. Anne's on the corner of Scott and Fifth Streets in Calumet. The Commission, paneled by citizens appointed by the Secretary of the Interior, represents the general public and works collaboratively with the National Park Service to advise and assist with managing the resources of Keweenaw NHP. The Commission’s quarterly meetings are open to the public. For further information or directions, please contact the park at 337-3168.
July 24, 2007 Meeting Agenda
Did You Know?
The Keweenaw Peninsula of Michigan was home to one of our nation's first mineral rushes. Prospectors seeking copper travelled there in the middle 1840's, a few years before the "49'ers" sought gold out west. The story of this rush is told today at Keweenaw National Historical Park.