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    • Grand Ledge - "The Palisades"

    • Black and white photograph of two women boating on the Grand River, surrounded by picturesque ledges near Grand Ledge, Michigan. The ledges they are boating by are "The Palisades", a section of shear cliffs.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; boats; recreation; nature scenes; rivers; people; women
    • Grand Ledge - West side of South Bridge Street

    • Black and white photo postcard from approximately 1907 showing the storefronts on the west side of South Bridge Street (looking north) in Grand Ledge, Michigan.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Bridge Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); storefronts; stores; street scenes; carriages and coaches; clothing stores; drugstores; people; postcards
    • Grand Ledge - "Stone Dam, Grand Ledge, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1913 showing people fishing and canoeing by the Stone Dam on Grand River at Grand Ledge, Michigan. The Stone Dam was constructed in 1887 by J.S. Mudge, the then new owner of the Seven Islands Resort. This dam...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Stone Dam (Grand Ledge, Mich.); Grand River; rivers; dams; boats; recreation; fishing; people; postcards
    • Grand Ledge - Aerial View of Grand Ledge, 1959

    • Black and white aerial photograph of Grand Ledge, Michigan, 1959, looking northwest. Image shows Grand River and the Bridge Street crossing.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); aerial views; Grand River; Bridge Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); bridges; rivers;
    • Grand Ledge - Seven Islands Resort pavillion

    • Black and white photograph of the pavillion on Third Island on the Grand River, part of the Seven Islands Resort in Grand Ledge, Michigan.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Seven Islands Resort (Grand Ledge, Mich.); resorts; recreation; rivers; sports & recreation facilities;
    • Grand Ledge - Iron Bridge and Mill along flooding Grand River

    • Black and white photograph of the Grand River flooding in 1893 with the mill in the foreground, and the iron bridge (Bridge Street) in the background in Grand Ledge, Michigan.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; mills; rivers; flood scenes; bridges; Bridge Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); buildings;
    • Grand Ledge - Auto parade, 1905

    • Black and white photo postcard from 1905 of the first auto parade in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Ransom E. Olds (founder of Olds Motor Vehicle Company in Lansing, and the Oldsmobile and Reo brands) and his wife are in the first car. The street is the...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Olds, Ransom Eli, 1864-1950; Bridge Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); carriages and coaches; automobiles; parades; crowds; people; men; women; storefronts; street scenes; postcards
    • Grand Ledge - Aerial View of Grand Ledge, 1959

    • Black and white aerial photograph of Grand Ledge, Michigan, 1959, looking north up Bridge Street. Image shows Grand River and the Bridge Street concrete bridge.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); aerial views; Grand River; Bridge Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); bridges; rivers;
    • MS 55-7: William A. Barnard Collection  1863-09-13 Letter from William Barnard

    • Letter from William A. Barnard to his sister, Ellen dated September 13, 1863. In this letter, he discusses the heat of Mississippi, finances, his promotion, and his desire for a furlough.
    • American Civil War; William A. Barnard; Barnard, William A.; Ellen Barnard; Barnard, Ellen; Twentieth Michigan Infantry; 20th Michigan Infantry; First Lieutenant; weather; finances; furlough; Miss.; Mississippi;
    • Grand Ledge - Grand River and Stone Dam during Flood of 1893

    • Black and white photograph from 1863 of the flooding Grand River rushing over the Stone Dam in Grand Ledge, Michigan. The Stone Dam was constructed in 1887 by J.S. Mudge, the then new owner of the Seven Islands Resort. This dam created a deep,...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Stone Dam (Grand Ledge, Mich.); rivers; flood scenes; dams
    • Grand Ledge - Steamer Lanota on Grand River

    • Black and white photograph of the steamer Lanota ferrying people on the Grand River in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Steamers were always a part of the Seven Islands Resort, bringing vacationers to and from the islands. The Lanota was launched by the...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Seven Islands Resort (Grand Ledge, Mich.); steamboats; ferries; boats; rivers; resorts; islands; postcards
    • 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;
    • Grand Ledge - West side of South Bridge Street

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1951 showing the west side of the 200 block of South Bridge Street in Grand Ledge, Michigan.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Bridge Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); storefronts; street scenes; furniture stores; stores; automobiles; postcards

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