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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 - 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 - 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
    • 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 - 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 - "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 - 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 - 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 - "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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - "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 - 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

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