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Calling All History Buffs!
   If you have a genuine interest in
     the history of Otsego County, can
     dedicate 2 hours a month, and are
     willing to share your knowledge in
     creative ways, please consider
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     What's New ?

C. F. Doore Post #61 Civil War Veterans of Gaylord, Michigan
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Our thanks to Jim Petrimoulx of Bay City for sharing this info

History Plaques on 10 Downton Gaylord Buildings
Rotary Club of Gaylord Project
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Our Endowment Fund Tops $19,000
For more information about our Endowment Fund  
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Hot Off The Press !

Otsego Lake Village
Otsego County's First Community

by Gail (White) Elliott

Proceeds will benefit the
Otsego County Historical Society

"Waters, Michigan
The Town With the Bottle Fence"

Phil Alexander

Proceeds will benefit the
OCHS Endowment Fund

"Early Times of
Otsego County, Michigan"

by Bill Granlund

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Table of Contents

Proceeds will benefit the
Otsego County Historical Society



                                 Our Mission
         To preserve and protect the heritage, historical sites, and artifacts of Otsego County
                            for the benefit of future generations 



Otsego County
Historical Society

320 W. Main St.
Gaylord, Michigan

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1223
Gaylord, MI  49734

(989) 732-4568

  Museum Is Open
All Winter

Saturday    10 am - 2 pm
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