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Marquette Regional History : Taking Care of Our Own-Featuring Marquette’s Holy Family Orphanage

Wednesday, May 26, 2021
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm (Expired)
Marquette Regional History Center
145 W. Spring St.
Marquette, MI 49855 (906) 226-3571
Cost: $5.00 Suggested Donation
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Contact: Jessica Bays
Phone: (906) 226-3571

May 26, 2021 6:30 p.m.

Beginning in the 1870s the disabled, disadvantaged and orphaned of the Marquette area were cared for at the Poor Farm, St. Joseph’s Orphan Asylum, and then the Holy Family Orphanage. Hear stories from those who lived at the orphanage and uncover the historical mysteries of the building.

For in person registration (up to the current Covid limit) please call the museum at 906-226-3571 or visit our events page at for Zoom registration $5 donation.

Attached image:  Orphanage. Compliments of the John M. Longyear Research Library.

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