The Great Lakes Maritime Institute, Inc. promotes
interest in the Great Lakes; preserves items related to their history; encourages building
of scale models of lake ships, small craft and racing boats and furthers programs of the
Dossin Great Lakes Museum, repository of the Institute's holdings. The Institute was
organized in 1952 as the Great lakes Model Shipbuilding Guild. It is incorporated under
the laws of the State of Michigan as a non-profit corporation and donations to G.L.M.I.
have been ruled deductible by the Internal Revenue Service. No member is paid for
Institute membership is available for the 2000 calendar year in
Regular Membership $30.00
Benefactor Membership $100.00
Life Membership $350.00
Dues are payable in U.S. funds. Subscription to Telescope is a
benefit of membership. Single copies are priced at $3.00 each and current year publication
is limited to members only.