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A newspaper photo of the race track at the fairgrounds shortly before the Civic Center was built. The Northwestern Michigan Fair moved south of town. In earlier years this was a driving park (for horse and buggies), sulky races, baseball games and…

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Soldiers marching at the driving park and baseball diamond on the present Civic Center site. Probably Hannah Rifles given the time.

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Baseball game at the "Driving Park", now the Civic Center.

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Black and white photograph of an aerial view of the Racetrack, now the Civic Center property, 1960-1965. This was initially the Driving Park for horse and buggies and later horse racing, car racing, baseball diamonds and the fairgrounds.
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