Marcella Beck

Free program looks at life of Progressive Era activist: Educator Josephine Ahnefeldt Goss

by (Greater Grand R...)

Submitted 03-11-2013 under NONPROFITS

­­­Who was Josephine Ahnefeldt Goss? The question brings a blank stare from most area residents. Yet this local Progressive Era activist was on the forefront of numerous significant community contributions after she arrived in Grand...

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GR Historical Women walking tour gets higher turnout than expected

by (dennetmint)

Submitted 03-08-2010 under NEWS

On a beautiful Saturday morning—perfect weather for walking—more than 130 people crammed into two rooms at the Grand Rapids Public Library (111 Library NE) to learn about an overshadowed perspective of history in Grand Rapids: The woman's...

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