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There are several History Videos of Huron County on Youtube.com

just do a search for Huron County, Michigan

The Old Bay Port Colony
Ora et Labora
A German Methodist Utopia
By Carl Wittke

Story of the settlement of Ora Labora a community that was built on the creed and discipline of the Methodist Church. Emil Baur purchased 3,000 acres of swamp and wood land along Wild Fowl Bay in Huron County Michigan. The first settlers arriving in 1862....


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