MT. PLEASANT, MICHIGAN OCTOBER, 1930
An Historical Compilation of Items of Local Interest, Views, a Complete Canvass of Names in the City, which Includes Every Member of the Family, Directory by Streets, Classified Business Directory, and a Directory of Officers of County, City, Villages, Townships, Churches, and names and addresses of Taxpayers in Chippewa, Coe, Deerfield, Denver, Fremont, Isabella, Lincoln, Nottawa and Union Townships.
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A saw mill was built at Mt. Pleasant.
Indian lands began to be sold to settlers. Harris Bros. built a grist mill and later acquired the saw mill and dismantled the same.
Nearly every business house was destroyed by fire. Village organized.
Court House was built. I. A. Fancher, State Senator, obtained a refund from Auditor General of over $10,000.00. This refund and $2,000.00 raised by subscription and $1,000.00 by taxation made the new court house possible.
Dec. 15, Railroad into Mt. Pleasant was completed. $15,000 bonus and right of way was furnished by city.
$10,000.00 was voted for a new school house. The trees on court house lawn were planted.
Waterworks system installed.
Ann Arbor road reached Mt. Pleasant.
Gorham Bros. began building a plant for manufacture of fruit baskets.
A franchise was granted by common council to Mt. Pleasant Electric Company to install an electric light and power plant. Capital stock $25,000. City is lighted by 42 are lights, 42 arc light tungsten lamps, and a few lesser lights. City pays $2375.00 for lights. Sacred Heart School opened with 150 pupils.
Mt. Pleasant Improvement Co. was organized for purpose of building and equipping a normal school for training rural school teachers. .The corner stone of Normal University was laid – name later changed to Central Normal School and Business Institute.
An alphabetical list of TAXPAYERS in Chippewa, Coe, Deerfield, Denver, Fremont
Isabella, Lincoln, Nottawa and Union Townships, showing
number of Acres, Township
Section, and address.
Mt. Pleasant City Directory
Luedder's Directory - Alphabetical
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