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Great Lakers: Selections from the Great Lakes Marine Collect
- Fri, May 11, 2012 – Mon, Aug 6, 2012 • Mon-Fri: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sat: Noon-6 p.m.; Sun: 1-4 p.m.
External Link: Event Website
Location: Grohmann Museum
Hand-selected from the collections of the Milwaukee Public Library, this exhibition features paintings, prints, photos and ephemera from Great Lakes boats of the 19th and 20th centuries.
Works by such artists as Edmund Lewandowski, Robert von Neumann, and Fritz Gerlach are featured alongside photos and effects from Great Lakers like the W.E. Fitzgerald, Edmund Fitzgerald, Christopher Columbus and Meteor, among others.
Boat models and ‘Working Boats’ slideshows are also included in this unique display, which is presented by the Wisconsin Marine Historical Society.