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Description: Columbus Foods Corporation received an "A" for achievement award flag for food production and canning. Taking part in the ceremony, left to right are: J.L...
Description: View down the brick street in a busy commercial area. Cars are parked on either side of the road.
Description: Workers in trial fields of the Leonard Seed Company, with the processing plant in the background.
Description: A work shift of German prisoners at a prisoner of war camp are being loaded onto a truck to be conveyed to work at a local cannery.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: City Hall.
Description: Front cover and interior of a lunch menu from the Capri Steak House, with a red leatherette cover and gold tasselled cord.
Description: German prisoner of war camp with tents and fencing surrounding the area. Several people are on the grounds. Prisoners are working in the local cannery.
Description: Elevated view of a work shift of German prisoners at a prisoner of war camp marching to a truck to be conveyed to work at a local cannery.
Description: Capt. Huldreich M. Stienecker, Michigan, inspecting a load of peas at a cannery where German prisoners of war are working. Steinecker is in charge of the p...
Description: Dry milk plant with a very tall smokestack. Some trucks are visible on the left.
Date: 1908 ca.
Description: Railroad station.
Description: L.C. Richards, assistant factory superintendent of the Columbus Foods Corporation, receives the first "A" Achievement award pin from Donald E. Smith, deput...
Description: Another view of Ludington Street.
Description: Three German prisoners of war are scrub their clothes on the cement floor of their barracks at a prisoner of war camp. The prisoners are engaged in agricul...
Description: Exterior view of the Columbus Library. Reverse of mounting reads: "1912, Carnegie bldg. $ Cost 10,000 - Claude + Starck, Madison, arch." Brick and Stucco c...
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: Facade of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, a Louis H. Sullivan building.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: This map shows plat of town, local streets, railroads, projected railroads, residential buildings, mills, and part of the Crawfish River. The map includes...
Date: 1915 ca.
Description: First National Bank, founded in 1861.
Description: Architectural details of the Farmers and Merchants Union Bank, designed by Louis H. Sullivan.
Date: 1907 ca.
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