Click for Ann Arbor, Michigan Forecast
Saturday May 27, 2017
Follow us: facebook twitter RSS feed
Print Comment E-mail

By Land, Sea, and Air

 

continued

among a wide variety of other car companies, including such forgotten brands as Nyberg, Babcock, Streator, Chalmers, and Krit. The list also shows that one person on the page owned two vehicles, a Cadillac and a car from a Kalamazoo company called "Michigan Buggy." This was Kalamazoo resident (and U-M alum) W. E. Upjohn, founder of what was originally called the "Upjohn Pill and Granule Company." Nearby, a letter in the Michigan Central Railroad's letterbook - a scrapbook of correspondence to the company - contains a request from a parent of two boys killed by the railroad:

Bedford, Indiana, Jan. 25, 1863

Dear Sir,

Bookmark and Share
previous  ·  1 l 2 l 3 l 4  ·  next page
all on one page
read more stories here -> Marketplace  l  Culture  l  Community  l  News

You might also like:

Health Care - Hospice and Home Health Care
Photo: Otto and daffodils
Make America Great Again, by Tim Athan
Restaurants with Delivery Available
A clickable zoomable map
The Bar Trivia Connection
How the Arena became the Haymaker Public House
Eric Olsen
Hospital Lodging Programs
Nightspots: Conor O'Neill's
Agave Arrives
In a seamless transition from Sabor Latino
Terry Gallagher
The Return of the Trumpeter Swans
Seeing snow white in the spring
Bob & Jorja Feldman
Elizabeth Kostova
Falling off the bridge
Keith Taylor
Grieve Well Kite Festival June 17th 2017
Victors for art at the university of Michigan Museum of art
Grillin' 2017 June 11th, 3-8pm - Ann Arbor MI