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Alpena
  
Decade
1910-1919
  
  • Ninth Street Dam
        (Reverse) Postmarked Aug. 23, 1913, 2:30pm, Alpena, Mich. To: Miss Floral Erdman, Mulliken, Mich. Dear Floral,-'Am glad you passed your grade How is grandma and grandpa Love to them. We are all quite well. Hope this finds you all well. Are you going to school this fall? Wish you could ...
      (Reverse) Postmarked Aug. 23, 1913, 2:30pm, Alpena, Mich. To: Miss Floral Erdman, ...
  • Ninth Street Dam
        Alpena Power Company, Ninth Street Dam and Power Plant, Alpena, Michigan.
      Alpena Power Company, Ninth Street Dam and Power Plant, Alpena, Michigan.
  • Huron Cement Plant
        The Huron Portland Cement Company was organized on November 22, 1906. This industry gave a tremendous boost to Alpena's economy after the end of the lumber era. It was once the World's Largest Cement Plant. It is now owned by Lafarge North America.
      The Huron Portland Cement Company was organized on November 22, 1906. This ...
  • Churchill School Students
        A group of elementary school students on the steps of Churchill School. Children were born between 1900 and 1904.
      A group of elementary school students on the steps of Churchill School. ...
  • Dunbar Street Home
        This is the living room in the home of Herbert M. Howe, owner of the Howe Music Shop and later, Alpena City Clerk. This home is located at 215 E. Dunbar Street. The first floor was finished with Mission-style oak. Maud Stewart Howe, Herbert's wife, is the woman seated in ...
      This is the living room in the home of Herbert M. Howe, ...
  • Alpena Fire Department's Hose House No. 3
        Hose House No. 3 was located on South Ninth Avenue between Fair and McKinley Streets. In 1916, the Captain was Adelore Delisle. The firemen were William T. Ferguson and William Goodrich.
      Hose House No. 3 was located on South Ninth Avenue between Fair ...
  • Huron Portland Cement Company
        The Huron Portland Cement Company was organized on November 22, 1906. This industry gave a tremendous boost to Alpena's economy after the end of the lumber era. It was once the World's Largest Cement Plant. It is now owned by Lafarge North America.
      The Huron Portland Cement Company was organized on November 22, 1906. This ...
  • Limestone Quarry
        The Michigan Alkali Company, incorporated in 1894, was built in Wyandotte, Michigan to produce soda sh for the manufacture of glass. Salt and limestone were key ingredients. A site was selected at Alpena for the mining of limestone. Land was purchased and a quarry was opened. The first shipment of ...
      The Michigan Alkali Company, incorporated in 1894, was built in Wyandotte, Michigan ...
  • Dunbar Street Home
        The home of Herbert M. and Maud [nee Stewart] Howe at 215 E. Dunbar Street, Alpena, Michigan.
      The home of Herbert M. and Maud [nee Stewart] Howe at 215 ...
  • Stone Quarry Crusher
        Stone quarry crusher used to prepare limestone for the cement making process. This is probably located at the Huron Portland Cement quarry.
      Stone quarry crusher used to prepare limestone for the cement making process. ...
  • Funeral Procession
        Believed to be a funeral procession in downtown Alpena along Second Avenue heading south toward Chisholm Street. Photographer is looking north. The Second Avenue Bridge can be seen at the far end.
      Believed to be a funeral procession in downtown Alpena along Second Avenue ...
  • Parade Watching in Downtown Alpena
        Second Avenue looking south toward Chisholm Street, which is just above center.
      Second Avenue looking south toward Chisholm Street, which is just above center.
  • Submarine U097 at Thunder Bay Milling Company Dock
        This captured WWI German submarine was part of a traveling exhibit in 1919. It is docked in this image at the Thunder Bay Milling Company dock in the Thunder Bay River. A WWI tank was also on exhibit.
      This captured WWI German submarine was part of a traveling exhibit in ...
  • St. Paul Lutheran Church Interior
        Altar area of old St. Paul Lutheran Church on Second Avenue during the 25th Anniversary in 1915.
      Altar area of old St. Paul Lutheran Church on Second Avenue during ...
  • St. Paul Lutheran Church Banquet
        Possibly a banquet and program for the 25th Anniversary of the St.Paul Lutheran Church in 1915.
      Possibly a banquet and program for the 25th Anniversary of the St.Paul ...
  • Egg Day, Royal Theatre
        Egg Day at the Royal Theatre on Chisholm Street on April 20, 1914. On designated days, could bring a fresh egg as admission to a movie.
      Egg Day at the Royal Theatre on Chisholm Street on April 20, ...
  • Young Couple in Automobile
        Young couple in automobile.
      Young couple in automobile.
  • William Henry Phelps Collins
        Captain Phelps Collins was Alpena's World War I "Ace" and was among 203 American pilots who served in the Lafayette Escadrille in France. A fighter pilot who downed five or more enemy aircraft was designated an "Ace." Records credit Collins with downing seven German aircraft in air battles over France ...
      Captain Phelps Collins was Alpena's World War I "Ace" and was among ...
  • Log Train along the Thunder Bay River
        "Log train at Island Mill Bank, March 1911"
      "Log train at Island Mill Bank, March 1911"
  • Partridge's Nest
        "Partridge on nest, June 11, 1913"
      "Partridge on nest, June 11, 1913"
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