Pearl Street Bridge 1875

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

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

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

The Train at Herpolsheimers

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

Upcoming Events:

08
nov

Paths Less Taken: Grand Rapids Women and the Egyptian Revival in Cemetery Architecture

presented by Thomas R. Dilley
Tom Dilley, will discuss why around 1900...

15
nov

The Woman's Hour: The Great Fight to Win the Vote

presented by Elaine Weiss

The nail-biting climax of one of the...

10
jan

Macinac Island's Historic Cottages of the Rich and Famous

presented by Tom Buettner

Macinac Island’s Historic Cottages...

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