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  • 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. ...
  • 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"
  • Mud Hen
        "Mud Hen gets mad, June 1917"
      "Mud Hen gets mad, June 1917"
  • Thunder Bay River Bank Below Ninth Street Bridge
        "Below 9th Street Bridge, 1912"
      "Below 9th Street Bridge, 1912"
  • Michigan Bell Telephone Company in Alpena, Michigan
        "Nellie Grant and Friend at M.B. [Michigan Bell] Telephone Long Distance Switchboard, Johnson Block, 1910"
      "Nellie Grant and Friend at M.B. [Michigan Bell] Telephone Long Distance Switchboard, ...
  • Logs for Churchill Mill
        "Logs for Churchill Mill, 1910"
      "Logs for Churchill Mill, 1910"
  • Island Mill, Thunder Bay River
        "Island Mill, 1910"
      "Island Mill, 1910"
  • City of Alpena, Aerial View
        "North-west from Weather Bureau Tower, 1918"
      "North-west from Weather Bureau Tower, 1918"
  • Tugs on Thunder Bay River
        "River Tugs, 1915. Returning Boomstick to Sorting Gap"
      "River Tugs, 1915. Returning Boomstick to Sorting Gap"
  • Alpena Flyer
        The Alpena Motor Car Company was incorporated in June of 1910 with Daniel Hanover as president. It is interesting to note that prior to this, Hanover had a store, which sold carriages and harnesses. The manufacture of the Alpena Flyer began in October 1910. Capacity was 2,500 automobiles, but only ...
      The Alpena Motor Car Company was incorporated in June of 1910 with ...
  • Grand Marais Life Saving Station
        U.S. Lifesaving Station at Grand Marais, Michigan on Lake Superior.
      U.S. Lifesaving Station at Grand Marais, Michigan on Lake Superior.
  • Middle Island: Crew and Family Members
        Crew of the U.S. Lifesaving Station on Middle Island with family members.
      Crew of the U.S. Lifesaving Station on Middle Island with family members.
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