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    • 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
    • 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
    • Grindstone City - Broken grindstone

    • Black and white photograph showing broken up grindstone near Grindstone City, Michigan, probably along the shore of Lake Huron (where the broken grindstone was used as shore fill). The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones;
    • Grindstone City - Broken grindstone

    • Black and white photograph showing broken up grindstone near Grindstone City, Michigan, probably along the shore of Lake Huron (where the broken grindstone was used as shore fill). The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones;
    • Grindstone City - "Heavy Rock Quarry, Grindstone City, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1915 showing a grindstone quarry at Grindstone City, Michigan.. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive stones. After World War I,...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; manufacturing; quarrying; postcards; men; people;
    • Grindstone City - "What they make at Grindstone City"

    • What they make at Grindstone City (Mich.); c. 1907. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive stones. After World War I, carborundum replaced grindstone, destroying the...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; manufacturing; postcards;
    • Grindstone City - Aerial view of Grindstone Boat Basin

    • Color postcard from circa 1950-1960 showing an aerial views of the Grindstone City, Michigan shoreline and harbor (known as the Boat Basin) along Lake Huron. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); Lake Huron; harbors; lakes; aerial views
    • Grindstone City - "Boat Basin, Grindstone City near Port Austin, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1935-1945 showing the harbor at Grindstone City, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive stones. After World War I, carborundum...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); harbors; boats; people; children; shorelines; Lake Huron; lakes; postcards
    • Grindstone City - "A Little of Grindstone City, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1906 showing Lakeside Creamy, a grain elevator and flour mill, and a general store in Grindstone City, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); mills; creameries; general stores; buildings; grain elevators; postcards
    • Grindstone City - "Truing up a 3 Ton Stone, Grindstone City, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1915 showing grindstone manufacturing 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; factory workers; manufacturing; people; men; postcards
    • Grindstone City - Quarrying grindstone

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1915 showing grindstone quarrying 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 War I,...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; quarrying; manufacturing; factory workers; postcards
    • Grindstone City - "The Old Days at Grindstone, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1915 showing grindstone quarrying 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 War I,...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; quarrying; manufacturing; factory workers; postcards
    • Grindstone City - "Quarry & Works, Grindstone City, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1915 showing grindstone quarrying 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 War I,...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; quarrying; manufacturing; factory workers; postcards
    • Grindstone City - "Dock at Grindstone City, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1920 showing stacks of grindstones on the dock at Grindstone City, 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.); docks; Lake Huron; grindstones; manufacturing; railroad tracks; postcards
    • Grindstone City - "Scene at Grindstone City near Port Austin, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1935-1945 showing abandoned grindstones along the shore of Lake Huron in Grindstone City, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; beaches; shorelines; Lake Huron; lakes; postcards
    • Grindstone City - Grindstone rubble along shoreline

    • Black and white photograph from 1962 showing grindstone rubble fill along shoreline of Grindstone City, Michigan, looking NW. 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.); Lake Huron; lakes; shorelines; grindstones;
    • Grindstone City - Grindstone memorial

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1935-1945 showing the grindstone monument at Grindstone City, Michigan, which reads, "In memorium of the Grindstone City pioneers, 1835-1938." The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; monuments; postcards
    • Grindstone City - Grindstone quarry and manufacture workers

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1900-1905 showing workers at the grindstone factory posing in front of factory buildings and stacks of grindstones in Grindstone City, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; people; men; manufacturing; factory workers; quarrying; postcards
    • Grindstone City - Ridge Road (now Copeland)

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1917 showing the main street of Grindstone City, Michigan, Ridge Road, now Copeland Road. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); Copeland Road (Grindstone City, Mich.); street scenes; postcards; dwellings;

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