Public reception is Friday

MARQUETTE — The Beaumier U.P. Heritage Center’s new exhibition, “The 51st State?”, will open with a public reception at 6 p.m. Friday.

Yooper hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be served. Admission to the reception and exhibition is free.

“The 51st State?” will explore how the Upper Peninsula became part of the state of Michigan and attempted initiatives to separate it from the Lower Peninsula.


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