Download PDF by Mary Rasch Alt: Alpine Township (Images of America)

By Mary Rasch Alt

Alpine Township's roots are in harvesting. local american citizens harvested cranberries close to a lake by means of a similar identify, Cranberry Lake. After logging out the forested sector of the township, beginning one hundred sixty years in the past, farmers chanced on peach bushes, then apples, and a number of fruit grew good at the rolling hills of this zone known as "the Ridge." The identify Alpine got here from the combo of 2 phrases, all pine, in connection with the bushes that grew in abundance within the township. at the present time Alpine street has turn into an incredible advertisement district at the northwest part of Grand Rapids, in western Michigan.

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