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Grand Rapids in 1856

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Raniville Smokestack Violation

Raniville Smokestack Violation

Louis C. Towner - 1911

The photo looking southwest toward the Grand River shows a portion of the National Biscuit Co., located at 211-219 Bond Ave., on the far right, the taller building at the center is the Nelson & Matter Furniture Comapany on Lyon St., and the tall smokestack belongs to the Raniville Power Building on Campau between Pearl and Lyon.


Full Details

TitleRaniville Smokestack Violation
CreatorLouis C. Towner
FormatPhotograph, 8 X 10 in.

Title by cataloger. Photo taken May 25, 1911. The Raniville Power Building smokestack was reported to be 265 feet tall.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids
Collection#4050, Smoke Inspector 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),

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