History of Saginaw County, Michigan: historical, commercial, biographical, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Seemann & Peters, 1918 - Industries
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Contents

Primitive ArrowPoints
9
The Andross Urn
15
SemiCivilized Indians of Saginaw in the 60s
26
Le Griffon
37
A Map of the Region of the Great Lakes 1747
44
Lewis Cass
58
Morass in the Wilderness
65
The Trail to Saginaw
73
Ausawwamic
83
Williams I
89
On the Cass River near its Mouth
96
Mrs James Fraser
103
Map of the City of Saginaw 1837 1045
112
Charles H Richman I 1jq
133
Site of Present City Hall 1849
141
Colonel W L P Little
155
Charles T Brenner j
165
George Streeb
171
John Moore I yjf
178
Lumbering on the Saginaw in the Fifties
184
John F Driggs
191
The Bancroft House in 1865
198
Hamilton Street Looking South from Cleveland Street about 1875
206
Valley City Boys 1864
214
Valley City No 3 Fire Station
217
ld Style Hose Reel and Fire Company about 1881
224
Saginaw River Looking North from Michigan Central Bridge
231
From the Roof of the Academy Looking Mast 1886
239
Genesee Avenue Bridge
245
Views in Hoyt Park
251
Map of Ezra Rust Park
258
The Auditorium
265
The First Council under the Commission Government January 1 1914
271
The John Moore School
279
Wellington R Burt
287
The Burt Manual Training School
293
FacSimile of Letter Written by Norman Little in 1837 298 and
299
The Presbyterian Church at Saginaw City
314
Reverend Emil Montanus
320
The New Y M C A Building on the West Side
355
The Germania Institute
362
The Teutonia Hall
371
Saginaw Naval Reserves on Board the Michigan 1895
377
Thirteenth Green
383
Pioneer Residents of Saginaw City
386
Genesee Avenue Looking West from Jefferson 1900
392
Loading on Sleighs
398
Snaking Logs by Ox Team 1860
404
Business Cards of Leading Lumbermen about 1874
412
Drawing Vater at Spring
418
The Scroll or Worm Conveyor at Carrollton Sugar Factory
479
Vacuum Evaporators which Reduce the Purified Juice to a Rich Syrup
485
Wildman Brothers Boiler Works 1885
492
Mammoth Plant of the Lufkin Rule Company
498
What Might Have Been a Familiar Sight
505
Extensive Works of the Saginaw Manufacturing Company
511
John G Wolfarth Founder of the Volfarth Bakery
517
Assembling American Cash Registers
523
Group of Workmen in Wickes Brothers Iron Works 1914
529
Pit Lathe in Bartlett Plant Finishing off Deck for Saginaw Plate Glass
535
The Jacox Steering Gear
541
Foundry and Group of Moulders at the Valley Grey Iron Foundry
546
Machine Shops of Werner Pfleiderer
552
New Foundry of S Fair Son Inc
559
Mexican Miners and Huge Piles of Graphite Ore
565
Making Sonora Phonograph Cabinets at Herzog Art Furniture
573
Plant and Lumber Yards of Germain Manufacturing Company
579
Butter Making at Saginaw Creamery Company
586
Modern Printing Plant of Valley Printing Company
592
Making Feather Dusters at Blind Institution
598
OldTime Advertisements of Saginaw Business Men
605
Washington Street South from Tuscola 1887
611
Magnificent Ball Room of Hotel Bancroft I
616
Little Jake Seligman
623
Wholesale Grocery House of Symons Brothers Company
633
Lewis Cornwell
641
Hardware and China Section Morley Brothers
647
Battery of Six Linotype Typesetting Machines
654
Newsboys Room Managing Editors Office Business Office Edi
661
The Federal Building at Saginaw
669
A Saginaw Made Automobile 1918
675
Corn is a Profitable Crop
683
An Example of Successful Fruit Growing
689
Gang Plowing by Tractor on the Prairie Farm
695
Home of the Royal Bred Belgian Draft Horses QO
698
Saginaw the Shipping Center of the Great Lakes Region
704
The Skylark loading at Saginaw
710
The Popular Steamer Wellington R Burt enroute from Saginaw
717
A Pioneer Engine William L Webber F P M R R
724
Union Station and Depot Car Used in the Eighties
730
Route Map of Saginaw Michigan
736
Old Currency of the Saginaw City Bank Circulated in 1837
743
Script of the City of Saginaw Circulated in the Eighteensixties
750
East Side Office of the Bank of Saginaw
756
The Main Banking Office of The Second National Bank
763
The West Side Office of the American State Bank
769
Judge Jabez G Sutherland
777
Vell Known Judges of the Circuit Court Chauncey H Gage Robert
785
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