History Room collection

If you have photographs, artifacts or memories to share, please contact the East Grand Rapids History Room Curator Mary Dersch at or 616-241-2092. We also appreciate news of estate sales or other listings of local historical artifacts that may be of interest.

If you'd like to donate funds to assist in the acquisition, restoration or preservation of local history, you can do so by donating to the City of East Grand Rapids, 750 Lakeside Drive SE, East Grand Rapids, MI 49506. Please designate the donation to the History Room on the memo line of the check or by enclosing a note with your donation.

History Room shelving