Grosse Ile Then and Now, An Island Sketchbook and Tour Guide

Grosse Ile Then and Now…An Island Sketchbook and Tour Guide is available for purchase at the Grosse Ile  Historical Society Museum, Grosse Ile Welcome! Home Center, now located in the Prudential Landmark Properties building on Macomb Street, Grosse Ile Hardware and Times Square Boutique. The booklet  contains 50 reproductions of the sketches originally done by William T. (Tommy) Woodward for the … More Grosse Ile Then and Now, An Island Sketchbook and Tour Guide

Grosse Ile’s Women’s History Month pays tribute to pioneering aviatrix Amelia Earhart

Grosse Ile, Michigan’s 2010 Women’s History Month focuses on the daring and unconventional Amelia Earhart, the pioneering aviatrix who disappeared in 1937 while attempting to be the first pilot to circumnavigate the globe at the Equator. Earhart, an author, record-setting pilot, fashion designer, women’s rights advocate and celebrity, participated in several long distance flight training … More Grosse Ile’s Women’s History Month pays tribute to pioneering aviatrix Amelia Earhart