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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Stagecoach Line Advertisement
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Stagecoach Line Advertisement


The advertisement of the Good Intent Line of stagecoaches, C.W. Lewis, Proprietor, of Yankee Springs, provides a schedule of the line for November of 1854. The illustration depicts the coach pulled by a team of four horses at full gallop. The coach left Grand Rapids on Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings traveling to Middleville where it connected with the Battle Creek and Kalamazoo Line. On Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings it left Battle Creek and Kalamazoo, connecting at Middleville with the stages for Grand Rapids, which passed through Caledonia, Whitneyville, and Cascade.


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TitleStagecoach Line Advertisement

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CollectionColl. #33-10-24, History & Special Collections Dept., Archives

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