First-rate fishing lured vacationers to Grand Lake in the early 1900s. It was not unusual to catch as many as eighty fish before breakfast! This smaller stringer of fish is hanging from one of the Birch Hill Hotel’s Lyman rowboats. 

Grand Lake Vintage Resorts

Bob (artist) & Janet (author) Young

Open through March 31st, 2017

Our mission is to collect, preserve, interpret, and exhibit authentic articles and artifacts of art, history, and science to 

inspire curiosity, foster community pride, and cultivate personal legacy.

Besser Museum for Northeast Michigan

Monday - Saturday  -  10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday  - 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.



491 Johnson Street

Alpena, MI 49707

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