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Berkey & Gay Furniture Co Plant No. 1

courtesy of Grand Rapids Public Library, History & Special Collections, GRPL Photo Collection #54

Winter Driving in John Ball Park, ca. 1932

courtesy of Grand Rapids Public Library, History & Special Collections, Postcard Collection #78

Santa Parade down Monroe Ave, Nov. 4, 1950

courtesy of Grand Rapids Public Library, History & Special Collections, Robinson Studio Collection #125

Pearl Street Bridge 1875

courtesy of Grand Rapids Public Library, History & Special Collections, George E. Fitch Collection #18

Pearl Street Bridge

courtesy of Grand Rapids Public Library, History & Special Collections, Postcard Collection #78

Brookby Estate of John W. Blodgett

photo courtesy of Jeffrey Sytsma

The Train at Herpolsheimers

courtesy of Grand Rapids Public Library, History & Special Collections, Robinson Studio Collection #125

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jan

The Wives (and Lives) of the Early Dutch Pastors

The Christian Reformed Church in North America was founded in 1857, and it was...

18
jan

Charles Garfield: A Fascinating Citizen

presented by Chris Reader

On his memory stone in Garfield Park, it says...

20
jan

History Detectives: Sleuthing for Local History

A day-long event made up of six programs exploring various aspects of Grand Rapids...

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Grand Rapids MI 49503-3268

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