Viewing: Transportation, Pere Marquette line

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Image of Disasters - Flood-Sanford

Disasters - Flood-Sanford

Postcard photograph of a flood west of the Pere Marquette Railroad bridge (over the Tittabawasee) in Sanford.

Image of Disasters - Train Wreck

Disasters - Train Wreck

Postcard photograph of a Pere Marquette RR train wreck at Smith's Crossing, on the border between Midland and Ingersoll Townships. An engineer and fireman were killed in the accident.

Image of Disasters - Train Wreck

Disasters - Train Wreck

Postcard photograph of the train accident on Main Street, in front of the Dow house.

Image of Disasters - Train Wreck

Disasters - Train Wreck

Postcard photograph of the train accident on Main Street, in front of the Dow house. Written on back: "This is Sat reck in front of dow house"

Image of Industrial and Manufacuring - Dow Chemical Company

Industrial and Manufacuring - Dow Chemical Company

Postcard photograph, colorized, of the Dow Chemical Company, view looking down river with the 47 building on the left. Written on back: "Dear Kurt, What have you been doing? Granny[?] comes over and wonders where you are. Gordon looks for you but I tell him you are away in Baltimore and will be back soon. Love Mother." The postcard is addressed to: "Mr. Kurt Frevel, Hartford Road, Baltimore, Maryland."

Image of Transportation - The Evening Train from Saginaw to Midland

Transportation - The Evening Train from Saginaw to Midland

Postcard photograph of the evening train from Saginaw to Midland.

Image of Transportation - Train Wreck

Transportation - Train Wreck

Postcard photograph taken two days after the Midland train accident. Written on the back: Presented by [?] B. Smith March 22 1909 this is a seen [sic] of the reck [sic] east of Midland March 20 1909 one man killed in the reck [sic]." The postcard is addressed to: "Mrs. Mary Jane Smith, Midland, Michigan"

Image of Waterways - Benson Street Bridge

Waterways - Benson Street Bridge

Postcard view of the approach to the Benson Street Bridge.

Image of Waterways - Benson Street Bridge

Waterways - Benson Street Bridge

Postcard photograph of the old wooden Benson Street covered bridge, on Benson St. at Main St. The bridge was built in 1870 and destroyed by ice flows during a flood on January 20,1907. Written on back: "Hello Ella. It was impossible for me to get away Saturday. Mr. Brown is going up today and he will see you. As to school--I told him about me going up--you then[?] write me. A little cooler her etoday. The E.M.7 is now in running order. Love to all, Stewart 7-18-10" The postcard is addressed to: "Mrs S. B. Gordon, Epnorth[?] Heights, Ludington, Mich. Highland Cottage"

Image of Waterways - Old Benson Street Bridge

Waterways - Old Benson Street Bridge

Postcard photograph of the old wooden Benson Street covered bridge, on Benson St. at Main St. The bridge was built in 1870 and destroyed by ice flows during a flood on January 20,1907.