Thursday, September 12, 2019


rummage sale
Stop by the Michigan Military Technical & Historical Society's museum in the city of Eastpointe this Saturday and Sunday for a rummage sale.  You'll be able to sort through a large number of books that have been donated to support this non-profit organization's mission of preserving the wartime manufacturing history that earned Detroit the moniker of Arsenal of Democracy. You are sure to discover some nifty finds!

The book sale will be September 14 (10am - 5pm) & the 15th (Noon - 4pm) at 16600 Stephens Rd. Eastpointe, MI 48021. You may find some military themed materials that have been declined for adding to its permanent archival collection or other publications that have been donated for the purpose of being sold to support this 501(c)(3) organization. All proceeds from the rummage sale are contributed to the operating budget for the Michigan Military Technical & Historical Society.

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If you stop by don't miss out on taking a stroll around the museum. It consists of 11,000 square feet of exhibit space showcasing actual equipment, weapons, uniforms and other military artifacts that have been utilized from World War I through the present. Learn interesting facts and trivia about how Michigan has been a vital hub of military manufacturing throughout the 20th Century supporting the U.S. Armed Forces through two World Wars along with numerous other conflicts through the decades leading into today's engagements in places like Afghanastan, Iraq, and Syria.

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Attending the rummage sale is FREE except for whatever you spend on purchasing books. Admission to the museum is $7 for families (2 adults + children) or individual adults (16 years old and up) is $5 per person. $3 for Seniors (65+) and those with military or student ids. For more information, visit

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