Willard Library Photos from BC History Tan Top Right
Home Streets Photos
Water Supply
  • Unidentified water well
  • Site of first water power survey
  • Water power and sawmill site, Kalamazoo River, 1840's
  • Water power site, first head gates
  • Source of the mill race
  • Water power site, Verona
  • Flood at Verona water power site
  • Minges Brook Mill
  • Dam at Minges Brook Mill
  • "Race" between Jackson and Fountain Streets
  • Henry Willis' city water project
  • Goguac pumping station
  • Early water power site, Kendall Street
  • Johnson Machine Works, built circa 1900
  • Burnham Brook location of water power site
  • Site of Burnham Brook water power
  • Water storage at site of first water cure, St. Mary's Lake
  • Early sewage systems of Battle Creek
  • Early sewage systems of Battle Creek
  • Cement tile laid out for building of sewer
  • Building sewage system, 1934
  • Building sewage system, 1934
  • Site of first dam, built 1835 by Sands McCamly
  • Spillway of early water-power plant
  • Water mill at Hodunk, Michigan
  • Sewage disposal plant, 1935
  • Sewer connection, Kalamazoo River, 1936
  • Sewer crossing, Angell Street, 1936
  • Separator, new sewage disposal plant, 1936
  • Settling tanks, new sewage disposal plant, 1936
  • Electric pumps, new sewage disposal plant, 1936
  • New sewage disposal plant, 1936
  • Verona dam water spill
  • New dam at lower mill pond, August 1938
  • Old tree stumps dug up at site of new storm sewer, September 1938
  • Laying pipe along Battle Creek River, 1936
  • Dredge and pile driver used to lay pipe under Battle Creek River, 1936
  • Laying conduit in bed of Battle Creek River near old Hart Mill, 1936
  • Laying 30 inch pipe under Battle Creek River, Monroe to Elm Street, 1936
  • Hydraulic ram which forces spring water to farms near Beadle Lake
  • Divers laying 30 inch pipe under Battle Creek River, 1936
  • New pump stations, Verona, 1938-39
  • Main pumping station, Verona, 1938-39
  • New water supply system, Verona, 1938-39
  • Electric pump house, 1938-39