WWI Virtual Exhibit

The Story of Phelps Collins:  A WWI Ace Pilot

The Lafayette Escadrille

The Great War In The Air: Aces Of The Western Front 

Various Videos Pertaining to WWI Aviation

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. - 4:00 p.m.

Sunday  - 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.



491 Johnson Street

Alpena, MI 49707