Investigate historical Grand River artifacts and specimens highlighting the develop of the city of Grand Rapids. The following driving questions are considered: How has the Grand River shaped the development of Grand Rapids? How has the Grand River affected the lives of the people who live in Grand Rapids? And, how has the Grand River changed over time? This gallery was developed for Canoemobile 2019. Canoemobile is a “floating classroom” that brings students out on local waterways in 24-foot Voyageur canoes to learn about science, history, geography, and culture.