Miakonda Museum: Dave Eby

Erie Shores Council Museum Curator

David Eby has served as the Council Historian for Erie Shores Council, Boy Scouts of America, based in Toledo since 2001. He was the Running Waters District Historian in Monroe County, Michigan, in the 1990s. He has written dozens of articles about Scouting history over more than twenty years for different National Scouting Memorabilia periodicals. He has researched the history of Scouting in Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan extensively for over forty years. He is the recipient of the District Award of Merit, the OA Vigil Honor, and has received the Silver Beaver award from both the Great Sauk Trail in Michigan and the Erie Shores Council in Ohio. He joined Boy Scouts in 1962 when he was 12 years old.