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    • Lansing - "The Sparrow Hospital"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of Sparrow Hospital, opened in 1912 in Lansing, Michigan. Part of "Souvenir Folder of Lansing, Michigan" - a postcard booklet featuring images from Lansing and East Lansing.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); E. W. Sparrow Hospital (Lansing, Mich.); hospitals; buildings; postcards
    • Lansing - Larch Street trunkline intersection

    • Black and white photograph from 1959 showing a "modern trunkline intersection" along Larch Street in Lansing, Michigan. The Michigan Trunkline System is the made up of the interstates and U.S. and state highways in Michigan.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Larch Street (Lansing, Mich.); street scenes; automobiles; signs
    • Detroit - Central Avenue, Belle Isle

    • Black and white reproduction of a photograph from approximately 1900 showing a bustling Central Avenue on Belle Isle in Detroit, Michigan. This image was reproduced in a 1950 calendar published for the Detroit Trust Company.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Belle Isle (Detroit, Mich.); Central Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); parks; recreation; street scenes; people; carriages and coaches; beds (gardening)
    • Grand Ledge - Aerial view of Grand Ledge Chair Company building

    • Black and white aerial photograph from 1959 showing the Grand Ledge Chair Company factory along the Grand River in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Founded in 1883, it passed through various ownerships until it folded in 1982. The factory in the image was...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Grand Ledge Chair Company (Grand Ledge, Mich.); aerial views; Jefferson Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); rivers; factories; mills; manufacturing;
    • Kalamazoo - Main Street, Business College

    • Black and white stereograph showing a corner of Main Street in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The corner building houses an unidentified Business College.
    • Kalamazoo (Mich.); Kalamazoo County (Mich.); Main Street (Kalamazoo, Mich.); street scenes; schools; carriages and coaches; stereographs
    • Battle Creek - "On the Golf Course, Country Club"

    • Souvenir postcard from the "Souvenir of Battle Creek Michigan" postcard folder depicting the golfers on the Battle Creek Country Club golf courses.
    • Battle Creek (Mich.); Calhoun County (Mich.); Battle Creek Country Club (Battle Creek, Mich.); golf courses; sports; postcards; people
    • Grindstone City - Preparing grindstones for shipment

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1907 showing grindstones piled on a railroad car in Grindstone City, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive stones....
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; railroad cars; manufacturing; people; postcards
    • Calumet - Frontenac Boiler House and shafthouses

    • Black and white photograph of the Frontenac boiler house and two shafthouses belonging to Calumet & Hecla Mining Co. in Calumet, Michigan. The Calumet & Hecla Mining Company was a copper mining giant in the area, with mining and administrative...
    • Calumet (Mich.); Houghton County (Mich.); Calumet & Hecla Mining Co. (Mich.); mining buildings; shafthouses; railroad tracks; buildings
    • Lansing - "Washington Ave., Lansing, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1907-1915 showing a street scene on Washington Avenue in Lansing, Michigan. The white building on the left is the Hotel Butler, built in 1872.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Hotel Butler (Lansing, Mich.); hotels; streetcars; street scenes; stores; storefronts; carriages and coaches; postcards
    • Lansing - View northeast from capitol roof

    • Black and white photograph from 1898 taken from the roof of the state capitol, looking northeast, in Lansing, Michigan. Several churches are shown in this view, including the Central United Methodist Church, parts of St. Paul's Episcopal Church and...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Central United Methodist Church (Lansing, Mich.); Christ Community Church (Lansing, Mich.); church buildings; cityscapes; capitol buildings;
    • Detroit - Aerial view of downtown, 1929

    • Black and white aerial photograph from 1929 of downtown Detroit, Michigan. The view is southwest from about Randolph and Monroe Streets to the Detroit River.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); First National Building (Detroit, Mich.); Cadillac Square Building (Detroit, Mich.); Wayne County Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Old Federal...


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