Vintage Views along the West Michigan Pike: From Sand Trails to US-31

Vintage Views along the West Michigan Pike: From Sand Trails to US-31

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by M. Christine Byron, Thomas R. Wilson
     
 

Vintage Views Along the West Pike: From Sand Trails to US-31 is a pictorial history of Michigan's most famous road. The historic West Michigan Pike, originally M-11, was the first continuous, improved road between Michigan City and Mackinaw City. This route along the Lake Michigan coast opened West Michigan to automobile travel and tourism. The book depicts the

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Vintage Views Along the West Pike: From Sand Trails to US-31 is a pictorial history of Michigan's most famous road. The historic West Michigan Pike, originally M-11, was the first continuous, improved road between Michigan City and Mackinaw City. This route along the Lake Michigan coast opened West Michigan to automobile travel and tourism. The book depicts the adventure and romance of motoring on Michigan's most prominent early highway. Vintage postcards, photographs, maps, and ephemera illustrate this journey as you time-travel through the beautiful West Michigan landscape and quaint towns to hotels and cabins, tourist camps and state parks, and other stops along the road.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781933926308
Publisher:
Arbutus Press
Publication date:
04/15/2011
Pages:
247
Sales rank:
1,069,158
Product dimensions:
11.00(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

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Vintage Views along the West Michigan Pike: From Sand Trails to US-31 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a well put together book of pictures, old postcards and history. Very enjoyable to read.