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.
May 26, 2021 (Wednesday) - 7:00 p.m. to 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:
Abraham Lincoln Through the Eyes of 
 Political Cartoons
Presented by:
Stephen Siciliano, Northwestern Michigan College
Abraham Lincoln was the subject of thousands of political cartoons. Those caricatures give insight into Lincoln’s strengths and the challenges he faced as a master politician and war president. Many of the cartoons themselves have their own rich history. Learn about Lincoln and his times through a dozen historical cartoons.

*** Register by 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 25th ***

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: