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Bay City Heritage Maps - 1867

1867 Birdseye (hand-drawn) with east over Saginaw River.

Isolated view of Middle Grounds section.

Map Notes
Points of interest:

- Third Street Bridge (lower left): Wood construction, opened in 1865.

- Sage & McGraw Mill (west bank, right of bridge): Opened in 1864 as one of the world's largest saw mills. {Learn More!}

Brief history:
In 1867, Bay City was the area east of the river and Wenona village on its west side. Wenona, Bangor and Salzburg merged to form West Bay City in 1877. It merged with Bay City in 1903.

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