The History of Portland [Michigan]

By: Portland Area Historical Society

Price: $25.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Staple-bound card wraps, 21.5 by 28 cm, 80 pp., illus. very good with only faint signs of wear to the wraps. Snippets of history from Portland, Michigan. Includes one-page tales of early family life, the Bridge Street bridge, Chief Okemos, Hotel Divine, Native Americans, Portland public schools, railroad stations, St. Patrick’s Church and school, plus numerous half- and quarter-page bits of Portland history including prominent people, landmarks, and events. The bulk of this volume is filled with advertisements from sponsors that act as brief histories of their businesses including various construction companies, restaurants, churches, clubs and organizations, iron companies, concrete companies, banks, etc., etc.

Title: The History of Portland [Michigan]

Author Name: Portland Area Historical Society

Categories: Michigan,

Publisher: Portland, MI, Portland Area Historical Society: c.1993

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 3221