Fall Film Series: Rouse Simmons: The Christmas Tree Ship

December 9 2018 | 2:00pm to 3:00pm

The Rouse Simmons was a three-masted schooner which sank in Lake Michigan in a violent storm in 1912. The ship was bound for Chicago with a cargo of Christmas trees when it foundered off the coast of Two Rivers, Wisconsin, killing all on board.

Shown at the Dossin Great Lakes Museum. Running Time: 35 minutes. Admission is FREE.