“The Manistee & Northeastern Railroad in Benzie County” – Presented by Andy Bolander – Video Replay

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“The Manistee & Northeastern Railroad in  Benzie County”

Presented by:  Andy Bolander

YouTube Video Replay:

BAHS YouTube Channel – “Manistee & Northeastern Railroad”

A look at the Manistee & Northeastern’s impact on Benzie County from 1889 until it was consolidated with the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad in 1955.  The railroad was crucial to the development of Nessen City, Lake Ann, and Honor.  Trains, depots, logging, and railroad employees will be featured.

Andy Bolander is a volunteer researcher with the Benzie Area Historical Society.  He enjoys reading old newspapers, looking at cabinet cards, and talking about the old days to whoever will listen.