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    • 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
    • Grand Ledge - Bridge Street Bridge under construction

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1909-1910 showing the concrete Bridge Street bridge being constructed, replacing the 1870 iron bridge, in Grand Ledge, Michigan.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Bridge Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); bridges; construction sites; men; construction workers; postcards
    • Grand Ledge - "Entrance to Island, Grand Ledge, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1919, showing the bridge to Second Island and the Island House Hotel, part of the Seven Islands Resort on the Grand River in Grand Ledge, Michigan. The resort, which changed hands three times, was...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Seven Islands Resort (Grand Ledge, Mich.); rivers; bridges; islands; resorts; Island House Hotel (Grand Ledge, Mich.); hotels; buildings; postcards
    • Grand Ledge - Aerial view of Grand Ledge Clay Product Co. clay quarry

    • Black and white aerial photograph from 1959 of the Grand Ledge Clay Product Co. clay quarry in Grand Ledge, Michigan. The company formed in 1906 and mostly manufactured conduits for underground telephone wires until a 1937 fire destroyed the...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand Ledge Clay Product Co. (Grand Ledge, Mich.); quarrying; aerial views
    • Unidentified portrait of two men and one woman

    • Unidentified portrait of 2 men and 1 woman all seated. One is father of Jessie Swift, Grand Ledge, woman seated in center, long curls to shoulders, long dress with flared cuffs, each man in suit, vest, white shirt and tie. 1/9 [?] plate,...
    • Daguerreotype; Men; Woman; Grand Ledge (Mich.)
    • 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 - Grand River at 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; buildings; dams
    • 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 - 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 - Boat landing and Round House on Second Island

    • Black and white postcard showing the boat landing and Round House on Second Island, part of Seven Islands Resort, on the Grand River in Grand Ledge, Michigan. J. S. Mudge, then-owner of the resort, had envisioned the Round House as a mechanical...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Seven Islands Resort (Grand Ledge, Mich.); Round House (Grand Ledge, Mich.); boats; steamboats; resorts; recreation; islands; rivers; postcards
    • Grand Ledge - Grand Ledge Clay Product Co.

    • The company formed in 1906 and mostly manufactured conduits for underground telephone wires until a 1937 fire destroyed the factory, including molds for the conduits. When the factory was rebuilt, production shifted to agricultural drain tiles,...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand Ledge Clay Product Co. (Grand Ledge, Mich.); factories; manufacturing
    • Grand Ledge - Grand River and Stone Dam

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1887-1895 showing 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 created a deep, level body...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Stone Dam (Grand Ledge, Mich.); cityscapes; rivers; dams;
    • Grand Ledge - Flood of 1893

    • Black and white photograph from 1893 showing the rapidly-moving flooded Grand River in Grand Ledge, Michigan. The flood of 1893 is also known as the Great Ice Flood, as the flood waters included chunks of ice which damaged buildings.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; rivers; flood scenes; dwellings; disasters

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