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This publicity photo was taken in 1938 at Clark Equipment's Battle Creek, Michigan Tructractor plant. Note: Jack Dempsey was a famous prize fighter of the 1920s and 1930s.

Go to: http://www.willard.lib.mi.us/historical/aboutbchist.htm Three great photo collections from Willard Library of Battle Creek, Michigan. 1. Photos of EVERY building in BC in 1940 Searchable by street name! (or just stroll up and down the streets) 2. "Photographs from Battle Creek's History" - 5,500 photos of people places and events over the years 3. "Dorothy Martich Black History Photo Archive" Great resources!

Tsapanou and Peter store, 1912 (Vasil Peter in cap, facing right), Battle Creek, MI

G. Mennen Williams was probably the most loved governor Michigan has ever had. There are still those who remember "Soapy" and his battles with the Michigan legislature, or his shepherding through the building of the Mackinac Bridge that unites the two peninsulas.

Bird's eye view of the city of Battle Creek, Calhoun County Michigan. Drawn and published by A. Ruger. 1870 Year: 1870 City: Battle Creek County: Calhoun State: Michigan Country: United States

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