Due to COVID-19 recommendations to limit social interaction, the
Elk Rapids Area Historical Society (ERAHS) History Museum
is closed to the public until further notice.

Our usual once-a-month (May through October) in-person programs have been expanded to ONLINE presentations three-times-a-month EVERY MONTH for as long as they are available to us from the Historical Society of Michigan.
June 23, 2021 (Wednesday) 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Hear This Historical Lecture thru HISTORY HOUNDS Lecture Series, Presented by the Historical Society of Michigan for Elk Rapids Area Historical Society Members:
A Battle Against All Odds:
The 25th Michigan at Tebbs Bend
Presented by:
John Urschel, Civil War Round Table of Southwest Michigan
The Fourth of July 1863 saw three Union victories in the Civil War: Gettysburg; the capture of Vicksburg; and the little-known Battle of Tebbs Bend, Kentucky. Join us to learn how Colonel Orlando Moore and 200 men of the 25th Michigan Infantry defeated 2,500 of John Hunt Morgan’s Confederate cavalry.

*** Register by 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 22nd ***

This free lecture is only available to ERAHS members through remote access. If you are not an ERAHS member but would like to become one, click here.
Our 2021 Program Sponsors: