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Congratulations Ruth Van Stee--Recipient of the 2016 Baxter Award presented by the Grand Rapids Historical Society!
The Baxter Award was created in 1980 by the Society to honor persons who have made significant contributions to the preservation and interpretation of Grand River Valley history. Named in honor of Albert Baxter, one of Grand Rapids early historians who published, History of the City of Grand Rapids, Michigan in 1891. 2016 marks 37 years of honoring these great people and the Grand Rapid Historical Society is pleased to announce the 2016 recipient of the Baxter Award is Ruth Van Stee.