S3 Episode 6: The History of Grand Rapids Part 2 Feat. Tim Gleisner of Library of Michigan



We’re back with Tim Gleisner, Manager of Special Collections for the Library of Michigan, to cover more of the rich history of Grand Rapids! On this episode, we explore the history of partying in GR, from the beer scene to exciting presidential visits. Tim also touches on how the Spanish flu impacted the community, and much more, all while we enjoy Bloody Mary mix from Brewt’s!

To learn more about the history of Grand Rapids, check out the Grand Rapids Public Library, The Library of Michigan, or the Kent District Library!


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