County, Michigan's Black History
The Bay County Historical Museum is
proud to release our latest virtual exhibit in honor of Black history. This exhibit will showcase the Black community throughout
Bay County’s past and present. It is an ongoing exhibit and will be updated continuously, as new information becomes
available. If any of our Black community members have anything they would like to contribute, please contact the museum.
Based in Kawkawlin, Les Staudacher was an internationally known thunderboat builder with a need
for speed on the water. This virtual exhibit will showcase photos, videos, and informative texts about Staudacher and his
Map of Bay County
Click on the links on the right to learn more about the history
of the various townships and communities of Bay County.