Capac Grand Trunk Depot Michigan Historical Marker Fundraising Goal $5000!

Great News! The 1914 Capac Grand Trunk Depot

Historical Marker July 23, 20141

Spring Pics 002to get a Capac Depot Number 4 1b Postcard Date September 1915

Michigan Historical Marker!

From the Michigan Historical Commission: “A synopsis of your marker application was presented to the Michigan Historical Commission at their June 10 meeting. They agreed that the site has historical significance and qualifies for a Michigan Historical Marker.”

Fundraising has begun for the Historic Marker.

The Capac Historical Society Members

wish to thank the following people and businesses for their generous contribution for the

Capac Depot Michigan Historical Marker

Dr. Robert Charles Glapinski DO

Select Accounting and Tax Service

Michigan Historical Marker Fund

Your tax deductible donations for  are graciously appreciated.

Historic Marker Letter 2

Historic Marker Sponsored by Continue reading

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Capac Historical Society Museum August and September 2015 Events

CAPAC HISTORICAL SOCIETY EVENTS Spring Pics 004

August 11, @ 1pm Capac Historical Society Museum Board Meeting

August 30,  @ 2pm It’s a Potluck Picnic!

September 8, @ 1pm Capac Historical Society Museum Board Meeting

September 26, Special Smithsonian Museum Day is being planned!

October 1o, Fundraising Fall Dinner – $15 per person

Guest Speaker: Jim Hoover: Hiking the Appalachian Trail

 

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The Capac Historical Society Museum Mission

Collecting And Preserving Area Chronicles
Open Monday thru Friday 12pm to 3pm. Sunday 1-4pm.

Want to be kept updated on Museum Events?
Want to learn interesting tid-bits about Capac from long ago?
Become a friend of the museum on Facebook – click on this link
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Capac-Museum/151570978288727
and click “LIKE” when you see the pic of the depot!

Spring Pics 002Capac Historical Society Museum Mission:

    • Provide a meeting place for those people interested in local history.
    • Publicly promote knowledge of the history of the Capac Community.
    • Promote appreciation of the history of the Capac Community.
    • Procure articles deemed worthy of preservation.
    • Provide safe storage and display of these articles.

Address:401 East Kempf, Capac Michigan, 48014

Email capacmuseum@hotmail.com

Telephone: 810-395-2859
Please leave a message, we will return your call as quickly as possible.

Visit the Capac Historical Society Museum Publications Page

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2015 Raffle Quilt Get your Ticket Now!

2015 Raffle Quilt Get your Ticket Now!

2015 Raffle Quilt – Tickets $1 each or 6 for $5 – tickets available at the Museum

2015 raffle quilt

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In the News – Tri-City Times November 6, 2014

In the News – Tri-City Times November 6, 2014
Great Article by Doug Hunter about Albert Glassford and the Capac American Leigon Post

http://www.tricitytimes-online.com/Articles-News-i-2014-11-05-219419.112113-Fallen-son.html

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1957 Centennial DVD!

1957 Capac Centennial DVD – Cost $10 EACH

Available for purchase at The Capac Historical Society Museum

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Walker Bell Waltz Funeral Home 1957

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Capac’s Oldest Telephone Book – 1938

Capac’s oldest telephone book from 1938 is now available online!
One of the Capac Historical Society Museum’s Treasures has been scanned and is available for your family research and enjoyment! The 1938 Your Town Telephone Book includes advertisements for local businesses, church photos, names, addresses and even lists the housewife’s name! You can even check out the Awesome Fire Alarm Code! Go ahead ~ take a peek inside! Leave a comment below if you like it!
Museum 1938 Phone Book 1
Capac Museum 1938 Phone Book

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