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HORSE DRAWN
  • Horse-drawn transportation (postcard)
  • Allen H. Faurot standing by a Herns Mail Wagon
  • Horse-drawn carriage for Van Deusen Carpet Cleaners
  • Stage service, B.C. to Hastings (Showing Wm. Burroughs)
  • Poster ad for stage coach, Marshall, 1854
  • "Stone Barn", old stage coach depot, Marshall
  • Livery stable, built 1886 on McCamly Street
  • Horse-drawn street-car, circa 1880
  • H.R. Williams Livery and Bus Line, 1895
  • Stagecoach and modern coach (bus), 1939

  • MOTOR

  • Emmerson Truck and Storage Company
  • Emmerson Truck and Storage Company
  • Emmerson Truck and Storage Company
  • Emmerson Truck and Storage Company (George Sargent, owner, right, in suit and vest)
  • Emmerson Truck and Storage Company (George Sargent, owner, right, in suit and vest)
  • Emmerson Truck and Storage Company (George Sargent, owner, right, in suit and vest)
  • B.C. Gas Company truck on Garfield Avenue, west of North Avenue
  • Possibly Montgomery garage
  • "Changeover Day" downtown, celebrating new fleet of 17 Twin Coach city buses
  • Beginning city bus service, 1932
  • New B.C. Sanitarium bus
  • Early city bus (B.C. Coach Company), with driver
  • "Miss Battle Creek", van designed and travelled in by the Frank Herringtons, 1933

  • RAIL

  • Open street car (postcard)

  • Interurban, early form of street car (postcard)
     
  • WATER
  • Old chain ferry across Kalamazoo River
  • "Walk-in-the-Water", first steamship on Lake Erie; also traveled canal, circa 1820

  • OTHER

  • Style of baby buggy used in early 1870's by local families
  • Giant sled loaded with logs, bound for the saw-mill
  • Giant-wheel log cart for carrying logs to the saw-mills