Grand Rapids as it is 1901 by The Grand Rapids Board of Trade


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This booklet was made in Grand Rapids, Michigan. In itself is a convincing proclamation of a bright place of affairs. ... Its mission is to make known business advantages to desirable business people. Grand Rapids, is seeking such people, knowing that such people are seeking that which Grand Rapids has to offer... THe city is, at this writing, fifty years old. The growth, as per census reports, has been: 1850, 2,868; 1860, 8,085; 1870, 16,507; 1880, 28,262; 1890, 60,278; 1900, 87,565. This is a sign of health, of vigorous progress. ... (from the first page of text) With lots of B&W illustrations.