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    • Grindstone City - Grindstone rubble along shoreline

    • Black and white photograph from 1962 showing broken up grindstones lining the shore in Grindstone City, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive stones. After World...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones
    • Parisville - St. Mary's Cemetery

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1981-1983 of the entrance to St. Mary's Cemetery in Parisville, Michigan. Part of the J. William Gorski Collection.
    • Parisville (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); St. Mary's Cemetery (Parisville, Mich.); cemeteries; J. William Gorski Collection
    • Big Rapids - "First Ward School Building"

    • Black and white photograph from souvenir folder of Big Rapids, published in approximately 1907, depicting the First Ward school building in Big Rapids, Michigan. The First Ward School was established in 1859 and was the first school in Big Rapids.
    • Big Rapids (Mich.); Mecosta County (Mich.); First Ward School (Big Rapids, Mich.); schools; buildings
    • Calumet - Snow walk on Calumet Avenue

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1920-1926 of person walking on snow along Calumet Avenue in Calumet, Michigan. The snow is almost as high as the picket fence; the average snowfall for the average is around 220-240 inches.
    • Calumet (Mich.); Houghton County (Mich.); Calumet Avenue (Calumet, Mich.); winter scenes; snow; people
    • Grand Ledge - Hemlock Point

    • Black and white photograph of the hemlock grove at Hemlock Point in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Hemlock Point is located at the base of Lions Head Rock, and was a popular destination for boaters on the Grand River. It includes one of the only natural...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Hemlock Point (Grand Ledge, Mich.); Sandstone Creek (Grand Ledge, Mich.); Grand River; nature scenes; rivers
    • Marquette - Ore Docks on Superior

    • Black and white photograph of the Marquette, Michigan shoreline, with the Cleveland Iron Mining Company ore docks on the right. The ore docks were used to load ships with iron ore directly from railroad cars, making the process much more efficient....
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; docks; ore docks; Cleveland Iron Mining Company; mining industry; shipping industry; lakes; shorelines; railroads; railroad cars
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Old Water Street

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1880-1890 of people standing in front of storefronts on Water Street in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan.
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Water Street (Sault Sainte Marie, Mich.); street scenes; storefronts; bakeries; clothing stores; people; men;
    • Traverse City - Northwest Michigan Fairground

    • Black and white aerial photograph of the Northwest Michigan Fairgrounds in Traverse City, Michigan.
    • Traverse City (Mich.); Grand Traverse County (Mich.); Northwest Michigan Fairground (Traverse City, Mich.); parks; fairgrounds; aerial views
    • Flint - "Flint City Hall"

    • Black and white postcard from 1905 of the Flint, Michigan City Hall, located on Saginaw Street. One of the Flint arches is visible; they were erected to provide street lighting in 1899. Image is part of a multi-image fold-out souvenir postcard.
    • Flint (Mich.); Genesee County (Mich.); Flint arches; Flint City Hall (Flint, Mich.); Saginaw Street (Flint, Mich.); city halls; buildings; postcards; street lighting
    • Saginaw - Genesee Street storefronts

    • Black and white photograph of a commercial block on Genesee Street, featuring the W. W. Fish Dry Goods Store, in Saginaw, Michigan.
    • Saginaw (Mich.); Saginaw County (Mich.); W. W. Fish Dry Goods Store (Saginaw, Mich.); storefronts; stores; dry goods stores; people; carriages and coaches
    • Maple Rapids - Maple Avenue, looking south

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1910-1920 showing Maple Avenue, looking south from just north of Main Street in Maple Rapids, Michigan. The postcard is mislabeled as "North Main Street."
    • Maple Rapids (Mich.); Clinton County (Mich.); Maple Avenue (Maple Rapids, Mich.); street scenes; postcards
    • Cheboygan - Main St. Cheboygan, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1910 showing a southwest view of Main Street, taken from State Street in Cheboygan, Michigan.
    • Cheboygan (Mich.); Cheboygan County (Mich.); Main Street (Cheboygan, Mich.); street scenes; storefronts; people
    • Deward - Snow covered tree stumps

    • Black and white photograph of snow-covered tree stumps in the Deward, Michigan location. The town of Deward was founded to liquidate the pine tracts of the town's namesake, D(avid) Ward. When the mills closed in 1912, the town died as well. The...
    • Deward (Mich.); Crawford County (Mich.); logging industry; ghost towns; winter scenes; snow
    • Grindstone City - "Grindstone City Quarry"

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1907 showing workers posing at a grindstone quarry in Grindstone, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive stones. After...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); quarrying; manufacturing; grindstones; people; men; postcards
    • Belding - "Main Street, Looking West, Belding, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1907-1920 depicting an image of Main Street in Belding Michigan, looking west from N. Bridge Street.
    • Belding (Mich.); Ionia County (Mich.); Main Street (Belding, Mich.); Bridge Street (Belding, Mich.); street scenes; storefronts; carriages and coaches; postcards
    • Grand Ledge - Aerial view of Grand Ledge, 1881

    • Black and white print showing an aerial view of Grand Ledge in 1881. Note the iron bridge crossing the Grand River at Bridge Street. It was built in 1870 to replace a wooden bridge, which inevitably was damages each spring by ice flow on the river....
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; aerial views; rivers; bridges; Bridge Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.);
    • Marquette - F. B. Spear & Sons

    • Black and white photograph taken August 10, 1912 showing the F. B. Spear & Sons complex, including the Spear Merchant Dock in the background, in Marquette, Michigan. The company began in 1869 and dealt in providing wholesale and retail grain, coal...
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); F. B. Spear & Sons; manufacturing; stores; docks; buildings;
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Water Street looking east

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1880-1890 of Water Street, looking east from the State Lock, in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan.
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Water Street (Sault Sainte Marie, Mich.); street scenes; storefronts; bakeries;

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