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    • 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;
    • 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 - Grindstones along breakwater

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1965 showing grindstones lining the breakwater 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...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; women; people; beaches; Lake Huron; lakes; shorelines
    • Grindstone City - Shoreline bluff

    • Black and white photograph from 1962 showing the view on the shore of Lake Huron at Grindstone City, Michigan, beside a high sandstone bluff looking northwest. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); Lake Huron; shorelines; lakes
    • Grindstone City - Abandoned grindstones

    • Abandoned Grindstones, Grindstone City (Mich.); n.d. 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; shorelines; Lake Huron; lakes;
    • Grindstone City - Stacks of grindstones

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1907 showing stacks of Grindstones 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...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); grindstones; manufacturing; postcards;
    • Grindstone City - "Grindstones Drying"

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1907 showing grindstones drying 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; manufacturing; postcards;
    • 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
    • Grindstone City - Looking northwest from pier

    • Black and white photograph from 1962 showing a view from the Northwest pier in Grindstone City, Michigan, looking Northwest along shore. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); Lake Huron; boats; shorelines; lakes
    • 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 - People posing with grindstones

    • Color postcard from circa 1960-1970 of a man and children posing with abandoned grindstones in Grindstone City, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive stones. The...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); children; people; men; grindstones; postcards
    • Grindstone City - Children posing with grindstones

    • Color postcard from circa 1960-1970 of children posing with abandoned grindstones in Grindstone City, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive stones. The rock (a...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); children; people; grindstones; postcards
    • Grindstone City - On southwest pier looking at harbor

    • Black and white photograph from 1963 showing a view of the harbor at Grindstone City, Michigan, from the southwest pier. The back of the photograph reads: "Grindstone City, Huron County. On SW pier looking WWN at harbor. Harbor on grindstone rubble...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); harbors; docks; boats
    • Grindstone City - Man viewing abandoned grindstones

    • Black and white photograph of a man viewing abandoned grindstones in Grindstone City, Michigan. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest of abrasive stones. The rock (a form of sandstone)...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); men; people; grindstones; ghost towns
    • Grindstone City - Post office

    • Black and white photograph of the post office in Grindstone City, Michigan. There are several smaller grindstones and pieces of the rock piled on the porch. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); post offices; buildings; grindstones;
    • Grindstone City - Remains of brick wall

    • Black and white photograph of the remains of a brick wall in what was 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.); ghost towns;
    • 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 - Cleared field off M-55

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1935 showing a field cluttered with tree stumps off of M-55 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.); nature scenes;
    • 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 - Aerial view of boathouse and marina

    • Color postcard from approximately 1963 showing an aerial view of the Grindstone City, Michigan marina, boathouse and shoreline along Lake Huron. The city was founded around the grindstone quarries, with its primary industry focused on this finest...
    • Grindstone City (Mich.); Huron County (Mich.); Lake Huron; marinas; harbors; aerial views; lakes; shorelines; postcards

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