Archive for the Downtown Category

Main Street

Posted in Downtown, Looking East on October 16, 2009 by thekingbug

Main StreetTo Mr. Vaughn Cornwall, Cornwall, RR4, Niles, Mich.  Postmarked July 6, 1912.

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Main Street

Posted in Downtown, Interurban, Looking East, Transportation on October 15, 2009 by thekingbug

Main StreetDowntown looking east.  The Interurban is shown in the center of Main Street.  Postcard is postally unused.

St. Joseph River and Main Street Bridge

Posted in Bridges, Downtown, Main Street Bridge, St. Joseph River on October 12, 2009 by thekingbug

St Joseph River and Main Street BridgeThe view is looking north towards the bridge, with downtown to the right (east).  Addressed to Mr. J. Geo. Zwergel, Normal Book Store, Ypsilanti, Michigan.  Postmarked July 24, 1914.

Downtown Niles, Michigan

Posted in Downtown, Looking East on October 10, 2009 by thekingbug

Downtown Looking EastBack of card reads “Over the present area of this city the flags of four nations were unfurled as they, in turn, took possession of this territory.  In 1697 the fleur-de-lis of France, in 1761 the cross of St. George of Great Britain, in 1781 the Spanish colors and in 1783 the flage of the United States.”