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Alpena
  
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1910-1919
  
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  • Huron Cement Plant
    Image       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.
    Image     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 ...
  • Churchill School Students
    Image       A group of elementary school students on the steps of Churchill School. Children were born between 1900 and 1904.
    Image     A group of elementary school students on the steps of Churchill School. Children were born between 1900 and 1904.
  • Dunbar Street Home
    Image       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 ...
    Image     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. ...
  • Alpena Fire Department's Hose House No. 3
    Image       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.
    Image     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 ...
  • Huron Portland Cement Company
    Image       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.
    Image     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 ...
  • Limestone Quarry
    Image       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 ...
    Image     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 ...
  • Dunbar Street Home
    Image       The home of Herbert M. and Maud [nee Stewart] Howe at 215 E. Dunbar Street, Alpena, Michigan.
    Image     The home of Herbert M. and Maud [nee Stewart] Howe at 215 E. Dunbar Street, Alpena, Michigan.
  • Stone Quarry Crusher
    Image       Stone quarry crusher used to prepare limestone for the cement making process. This is probably located at the Huron Portland Cement quarry.
    Image     Stone quarry crusher used to prepare limestone for the cement making process. This is probably located at the Huron Portland Cement quarry.
  • Funeral Procession
    Image       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.
    Image     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 ...
  • Parade Watching in Downtown Alpena
    Image       Second Avenue looking south toward Chisholm Street, which is just above center.
    Image     Second Avenue looking south toward Chisholm Street, which is just above center.
  • Submarine U097 at Thunder Bay Milling Company Dock
    Image       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.
    Image     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 ...
  • St. Paul Lutheran Church Interior
    Image       Altar area of old St. Paul Lutheran Church on Second Avenue during the 25th Anniversary in 1915.
    Image     Altar area of old St. Paul Lutheran Church on Second Avenue during the 25th Anniversary in 1915.
  • St. Paul Lutheran Church Banquet
    Image       Possibly a banquet and program for the 25th Anniversary of the St.Paul Lutheran Church in 1915.
    Image     Possibly a banquet and program for the 25th Anniversary of the St.Paul Lutheran Church in 1915.
  • Egg Day, Royal Theatre
    Image       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.
    Image     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.
  • Young Couple in Automobile
    Imagemystery       Young couple in automobile.
    Imagemystery     Young couple in automobile.
  • William Henry Phelps Collins
    Image       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 ...
    Image     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 ...
  • Log Train along the Thunder Bay River
    Image       "Log train at Island Mill Bank, March 1911"
    Image     "Log train at Island Mill Bank, March 1911"
  • Partridge's Nest
    Image       "Partridge on nest, June 11, 1913"
    Image     "Partridge on nest, June 11, 1913"
  • Mud Hen
    Image       "Mud Hen gets mad, June 1917"
    Image     "Mud Hen gets mad, June 1917"
  • Thunder Bay River Bank Below Ninth Street Bridge
    Image       "Below 9th Street Bridge, 1912"
    Image     "Below 9th Street Bridge, 1912"
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