Marsac Mill

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Park City staff is meeting once again with the developers of Treasure Hill and will be rebuilding the historic wall outside the KPCW studios. KPCW's Leslie Thatcher has more.

Do you know what special role certain immigrants from Michigan played in Park City’s history?

This is Mark Eaton with your Park City History Bit.

In 1873, four entrepreneurs from Grand Haven, Michigan – Edward Ferry, David McLaughlin, J. W. Mason and Frederick Nims – arrived in Park City and incorporated the Marsac Silver Mining Company. Edward Ferry purchased the Flagstaff Mine for $50,000, and it became their first holding.