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Inspiring Oz: Macatawa at the Turn of the Century Exhibition Open

Friday, October 10, 2014

10:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Holland Museum

31 W 10th St.
Holland MI 49423

Since 1847, the lakeshore has been a site for both industry and leisure for residents and tourists. One of the more famous summer residents was L. Frank Baum (1856-1919), author of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz. Baum first visited Macatawa in 1899 and later used profits from Father Goose to purchase land and build a cottage, The Sign of the Goose. This exhibition consists of photographs of people and places in and around Macatawa Park from the time the Baum family would have been in residence.

Event Type: Arts-Entertainment 



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