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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Railroad Bridge after Break

Railroad Bridge after Break


Several men stand on the Detroit, Grand Haven & Milwaukee RR bridge after a large section was broken by the log jam on July 16, 1883. Four log-runners attempt to release some of the timber with their poles. The Grand River is in the background


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TitleRailroad Bridge after Break
FormatPhotograph 7 1/2 X 5 in.

Title with photograph. Taken July 26, 1883.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI
Collection#001322, City Engineering Dept., Community Archives and Research Center (CARC),

Reproduction and copyright information regarding this image is available from Community Archives and Research Center (CARC), Grand Rapids, MI

InstitutionCommunity Archives and Research Center (CARC)
Physical Storage LocationGrand Rapids, MI

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