First Podcast Episode

Everybody get excited!!

The first episode of History at a Distance has been uploaded! You can find it here on iTunes.

As promised, here are a few links and images:

Grand Traverse Herald archives at and some of its history and importance (frozen roads, much?).

Historic maps of Traverse City can be found through the USGS and the Wisconsin Historic Society (thank you, scientists) and the ones I referenced are here through

Found this lovely photo of Front Street from a few years back.

Buffy Bottling Plant is going to be a mystery…

The Workshop Brewery

Gourdie-Fraser, Traverse City

Have a picture of the Boardman Lake Trail:

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Let me know what you think & if there’s anything you’d like to know more about that I’ve forgotten to include: