The Rapidian

Glance at the Past

Design architects to share stories of Old Federal Building's transformations

by (cathy lawrence)

Submitted 01-06-2015 under LOCAL LIFE

From Historical Society member Jim Winslow: "CANCELLED: Due to the possibility of inclement weather and bitter cold this program 'Federal Building to Woodbridge N. Ferris Building — Renewal and Reconnection' is canceled tonight....

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Glance at the Past - Charter and Seal

by (WYCE)

Submitted 08-29-2013 under NONPROFITS

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Glance at the Past - Lettuce Under Glass

by (WYCE)

Submitted 05-20-2012 under NONPROFITS

  Glance at the Past is a local history radio project presented by Grand Rapids Historical Commission and the Grand Rapids Community Media Center. It's written and voiced by award-winning local historian Diana Barrett.  

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Glance at the Past - Michigan Trust Building

by (WYCE)

Submitted 05-03-2012 under NONPROFITS

  Glance at the Past is a local history radio project presented by Grand Rapids Historical Commission and the Grand Rapids Community Media Center. It's written and voiced by award-winning local historian Diana Barrett.  

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Glance at the Past - Civic Auditorium

by (WYCE)

Submitted 05-01-2012 under NONPROFITS

Glance at the Past is a local history radio project presented by Grand Rapids Historical Commission and the Grand Rapids Community Media Center. It's written and voiced by award-winning local historian Diana Barrett.    

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Glance at the Past - Little Italy

by (WYCE)

Submitted 03-25-2012 under NONPROFITS

Glance at the Past is a local history radio project presented by Grand Rapids Historical Commission and the Grand Rapids Community Media Center. It's written and voiced by award-winning local historian Diana Barrett.

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Glance at the Past - Old Plank Road

by (WYCE)

Submitted 01-10-2012 under NONPROFITS

The Plank Road connected Kalamazoo to Grand Rapids, its thriving neighbor to the north. This 19th century middle passage finally limited the more than 30 mile trip to a single day's journey. "Glance at the Past" is a collaboration...

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Glance at the Past - Fire Bell

by (WYCE)

Submitted 11-01-2011 under NONPROFITS

This bell still stands at the entrance of Grand Rapids Public Museum. Learn about its rich history with Grand Rapids Fire Department on this episode of Glance at the Past!

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Glance at the Past - Bridge Banquet

by (WYCE)

Submitted 10-12-2011 under NONPROFITS

Civil War soldiers are greeted with a lavish banquet upon their return to Grand Rapids.

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Glance at the Past - Parks and Playgrounds

by (WYCE)

Submitted 10-05-2011 under NONPROFITS

'Glance at the Past' shares the story of the Playground Association of Grand Rapids.

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