By January 1895, the new steamer Chicora of St. Joseph had already tied up for the winter.

Then, the Big Four Railroad called—would her owners send the Chicora to Milwaukee on a final voyage?

Join Bob Meyers of the Historical Society of Michigan to learn about a fateful decision that doomed a ship and its crew.

Wreck of the SS Chicora

What:          Lost on Lake Michigan: The Wreck of the SS Chicora

When:         Wednesday, July 17, 2024

Where:        John F. Kennedy, Jr. Library (24602 Van Born Rd, Dearborn Heights, MI)

Time:          6:30pm – 7:30pm

Cost:           Free

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