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Bay City: Polk Directory 1893-94

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    Alphabetical List By Name:
    • Academy of Music 815 Williams
    • Ancient Order Hibernian Hall Van Denbrook block, Center ave., bet., Adams & Washington ave.
    • Andzyeswski Hall 1029 S. Madison ave.
    • Arbeiter Hall 600 N. Johnson
    • Arion Hall, Fourth n.w. cor. N. Farragut
    • Armory Hall (Peninsular Co.) s.e. cor. Sixth & Washington ave.
    • Astor House block Harrison, n.w. cor. S. Center
    • Averell block, n.s. Center ave., bet. Water & Saginaw & e.s. Washington ave., bet. Sixth & Center ave.
    • Bailey and Orton block s.w. cor. Fourth ave., & N. Water
    • Bank block Center ave., s.e. cor. Washington ave.
    • Baumgarten block Center ave., s.e. cor. Adams
    • Bentley block Polk, n.w. cor. Thirty-second
    • Birney block w.s. Water, bet. Fourth & Fifth ave.
    • Bleedon block n.s. Center ave., bet. N. Water & Saginaw
    • Bresier block 905-907 Saginaw
    • Bridge block N. Water, n.w. cor. Third
    • Brunner block e.s. Saginaw, bet. Fifth & Center aves.
    • Bunnell block n.s. Third, bet. Saginaw & Washington ave.
    • Campbell block e.s. N. Water, bet. Fourth & Fifth aves.
    • Campbell House block N. Water, s.e. cor. Third
    • Central block Center ave., n.e. cor. Washington ave.
    • City Hall e.s. Saginaw, bet. Fifth & Center ave.
    • Concordia block Center ave. n.e. cor. Adams
    • Cottrell's block w.s. N. Water, opp. The New Fraser
    • County Court House n.s. Center ave., bet. Jefferson & Madison ave.
    • County Jail Center ave., s.e. cor. Jefferson
    • Cranage block s.s. Center ave., bet. Washington ave. & Adams
    • Crapo block Washington ave., n.w. cor. Center ave.
    • Crystal Hall 112 Washington ave.
    • Custom House 103-1/2 Center ave.
    • Denning block Fourth, n.w. cor. N. Water
    • Eddy block s.s. Center ave., bet. Adams & Jefferson
    • Engineer's Hall 912 N. Water
    • Fay block Center ave., s.e. cor. Saginaw
    • Fireman's Hall (old Town Hall), Taylor, n.e. cor. Thirty-fourth
    • Fraser House block Center ave., s.e. cor. N. Water
    • Galarno block Woodside ave., cor. Belinda
    • G.A.R. Hall 702-704 Washington ave.
    • Gates & Fay block w.s. N. Water, bet. Seventh & Eighth
    • Good Templar's Hall Fay block
    • Good Templar's Hall Kennedy block, south Bay City
    • Griswold block w.s. N. Water, bet. Fifth & Center aves.
    • Heumann block n.s. Center ave., bet. Saginaw & Washington ave.
    • Hine block 516-522 Washington ave.
    • Hurley block w.s. N. Water, opp. The New Fraser
    • Industrial Works block Eleventh, n.w. cor. N. Water
    • Jennison block N. Water, n.e. cor. Fifth ave.
    • Kaiser block s.e. cor. Water & Fourth ave.
    • Kennedy Hall N. Water, n.w. cor. S. Center
    • Knights of Labor Hall Thirty-first, n.e. cor. Harrison
    • Knights of Pythia Hall 401 Center ave.
    • Kosciusko Hall 108 Washington ave.
    • Lount block n.s. Third, bet. N. Water & Saginaw
    • McCormick block e.s. N. Water bet. Center & Fifth aves.
    • McDermott block Sixth, n.w. cor. Adams
    • McEwan block w.s. Washington ave., bet. Center ave. & Sixth
    • Manoni block Third, n.e. cor. Saginaw
    • Marble Hall Broadway, s.e. cor. Fremont ave.
    • Masonic Hall Eddy block, Center ave.
    • Masonic Temple Sixth, n.e. cor. N. Madison ave.
    • Maxwell block 1105-1111 N. Water
    • Moran Hall 621-623 Harrison
    • New Griswold block s.s. Center ave., bet. Saginaw & Washington ave.
    • New McEwan block s.s. Center ave., bet. Saginaw & Washington ave.
    • Norrington block e.s. N. Water, bet. Fifth & Center aves.
    • Nunn's Hall 813 Williams
    • Odd Fellows' Hall Cranage block, Center ave.
    • Odd Fellows' Hall Fourteenth, n.e. cor. N. Water
    • Pacand building s.s. First, 2 e. of N. Jackson
    • Paine block w.s. N. Water, bet. Center ave. & Sixth
    • Phoenix block Center ave. s.w. cor. Washington
    • Plumsteel block w.s. Water, bet. Third & Fourth ave.
    • Public Library building Adams, s.w. cor. Sixth
    • Root block Center ave., bet. Adams & Jefferson
    • St. George's Hall Bank block
    • Schindehette block Fourth ave., s.e. cor. Saginaw
    • Shearer block N. Water, n.e. cor. Center ave.
    • Shearer block Center ave., n.w. cor Adams
    • Simon block s.s. Center ave., bet. Saginaw & N. Water
    • St. George's Hall s.s. Center ave., bet. Washington ave. & Adams
    • Smith and Hart's block Fourth ave., n.e. cor. N. Water
    • Stewart block Center ave., n.w. cor. Saginaw
    • Taylor block Third, s.w. cor. Washington ave.
    • Tierney block Saginaw, s.e. cor. Fifth ave.
    • Trombley block Monroe, n.w. cor. Third
    • Union block w.s. Water, foot of Center ave.
    • Union building Washington ave., n.w. cor. Fifth ave.
    • Van Denbrook block s.s. Center ave., bet. Washington ave. & Adams
    • Van Emster block 304-306 Twelfth
    • Warren block e.s. Washington ave., bet. Center ave. & Sixth
    • Watson block w.s. N. Water, foot of Center ave.
    • Welter's Hall 616 S. Farragut
    • Woods Opera House Washington ave., s.e. cor. Sixth
    • Y.M.C.A. Hall 715 Adams
    • Zirwes Hall e.s. Saginaw, bet. Center ave. & Sixth


    PUBLIC PARKS

    • Athletic Park Trumbull, s.e. cor. Seventh
    • Broadway Park w.s. Broadway, bet. Thirty-fourth & S. Center
    • Carroll Park Center & Parks aves., 1 mile e. of Bay County Court House
    • Center Ave. Park Located on the cors. of Jefferson & Center ave.
    • Madison Park e.s. Madison ave., bet. Ninth & Tenth
    • Washington Park e.s. Washington ave., bet. First & Second

    Listing By Location
    ADAMS STREET
    715: Y.M.C.A. Hall
    6th st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: McDermott block
    - s.w. cor.: Public Library

    BROADWAY AVENUE
    Fremont st. intersection:
    - s.e. cor.: Marble Hall
    bet. 34th & S. Center
    - w.s.: Broadway Park

    CENTER AVENUE
    103-1/2: Custom House
    401: Knights of Pythia Hall
    bet. Adams & Jefferson:
    - s.s.: Eddy block
    - s.s.: Masonic Hall (Eddy blk.)
    - Root block
    bet. Adams & Washington:
    - Ancient Order HIbernian Hall
    - s.s.: Cranage block
    - s.s.: Odd Fellows' Hall (Cranage blk.)
    - s.s.: St. George's Hall
    - s.s.: Van Denbrook block
    Adams st. intersection:
    - n.e. cor.: Concordia block
    - n.w. cor.: Shearer block
    - s.e. cor.: Baumgarten block
    Jefferson st. intersection:
    - corners: Center Ave. Park
    - s.e. cor.: County Jail
    bet. Jefferson & Madison:
    - n.s.: County Court House
    Saginaw st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Stewart block
    - s.e. cor.: Fay block
    bet. Saginaw & Washington
    - n.s.: Heumann block
    - s.s.: New Griswold block
    - s.s.: New McEwan block
    bet. Saginaw & Water:
    - n.s.: Averill block
    bet. Saginaw & Water:
    - n.s.: Bleedon block
    - s.s.: Simon block
    Washington ave. intersection:
    - n.e. cor.: Central block
    - n.w. cor.: Crapo block
    - s.e. cor.: Bank block
    - s.e. cor.: St. George's Hall (Bank blk.)
    - s.w. cor.: Phoenix block
    Water st. intersection:
    - s.e. cor.: Fraser House block
    - n.e. cor.: Old Shearer block

    FARRAGUT STREET
    616 s: Welter's Hall
    4th st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Arion Hall

    FIRST STREET
    bet. Jackson & Van Buren:
    - s.s.: Pacand building

    HARRISON STREET
    621-623: Moran Hall
    31st st. intersection:
    - n.e. cor.: Knights of Labor Hall
    Center S. st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Astor House block

    JOHNSTON STREET
    600 N.: Arbeiter Hall

    MADISON AVENUE
    1029 S.: Andzyeswski Hall
    6th st. intersection:
    - n.e. cor.: Masonic Temple
    bet. 9th & 10th:
    - e.s.: Madison Park

    PARK AVENUE*
    3rd st, end of: - e.s.: Carroll Park
    * Described in directory as 1 mile e. of Bay County Court House.
    POLK STREET
    32nd st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Bentley block

    SAGINAW STREET
    905-907: Bresier block
    3rd st. intersection:
    - n.e. cor.: Manoni block
    4th st. intersection:
    - s.e. cor.: Schindhette block
    5th st. intersection:
    - s.e. cor.: Tierney block
    bet. 5th & Center:
    - e.s.: Brunner block
    - e.s.: City Hall
    - e.s.: Zirwes Hall

    SOUTH BAY CITY
    Kennedy block: Good Templar's Hall

    TAYLOR STREET
    34th st. intersection:
    - n.e. cor.: Firemans Hall (Old Town Hall)

    THIRD STREET
    Monroe st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Trombley block
    bet. Saginaw & Washington:
    - n.s.: Bunnell block
    bet. Saginaw & Water:
    - n.s.: Lount block

    TRUMBULL STREET
    7th st. intersection:
    - s.e. cor.: Athletic Park

    TWELFTH STREET
    304-306: Van Ernster block

    WASHINGTON AVENUE
    108: Kosciusko Hall
    112: Crystal Hall
    516-522: Hine block
    702-704: G.A.R. Hall
    bet. 1st & 2nds:
    - e.s.: Washington Park
    3rd st. Intersection:
    - s.w. cor.: Taylor block
    5th st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Union building
    6th st. intersection:
    - s.e. cor.: Woods Opera House
    - s.e. cor.: Armory Hall (Peninsular Co.)
    bet. 6th & Center:
    - e.s.,: Warren block
    - w.s.: McEwan block

    WATER STREET
    912 N: Engineer's Hall
    1105-1111: Maxwell block
    w.s., opp. The New Fraser: Hurley block
    w.s., opp. The New Fraser: Cottrell's block
    3rd st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Bridge block
    - s.e. cor.: Cambell House block
    bet. 3rd & 4th:
    - w.s.: Plumsteel block
    5th st. intersection:
    - n.e. cor.: Smith & Hart's block
    4th st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Denning block
    - s.e. cor.: Kaiser block
    - s.w. cor.: Bailey and Orton block
    bet. 4th & 5th:
    - w.s.: Birney block
    - e.s.: Campbell block
    5th st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Jennison block
    bet. 5th & Center:
    - e.s.: McCormick block
    - e.s.: Norrington block
    - w.s.: Griswold block
    bet. 6th & Center:
    - w.s.: Paine block
    bet. 7th & 8th:
    - w.s.: Gates & Fay block
    bet. 7th & 9th:
    - w.s.: Good Templar's Hall (in Faye bldg.)
    11th st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Industrial Works block
    14th st. intersection:
    - n.e. cor.: Odd Fellows' Hall
    Center ave. intersection:
    - foot of, w.s.: Union Block
    - foot of, w.s.: Watson block
    Center S., st. intersection:
    - n.w. cor.: Kennedy Hall

    WILLIAMS STREET
    813: Nunn's Hall
    815: Academy of Music

    WOODSIDE AVENUE
    Blenda st. intersection:
    - cor.: Galarno block

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