By Frank Passic

The Albion Malleable Iron corporation used to be the foremost impression in bringing 1000s of employees from jap and southern Europe, and from southern U.S. states to Albion, Michigan, within the early twentieth century. those staff validated their households and lived their lives during this commercial city, which turned a real "melting pot" of ethnic variety within the twentieth century.

Albion within the twentieth Century good points greater than 225 photos from the non-public number of Albion historian Frank Passic, which chronologically express the adjustments in the neighborhood. The publication makes a speciality of daily staff (including union officers and manufacturing unit employees) and ball teams-plus "famous" humans equivalent to natural world artist Lynn Bogue Hunt and writer-photographer Gwen Dew. amazing occasions chronicled comprise the trap of the crimson Gang automobile, the 1994 NCAA department III Albion university Britons nationwide soccer championship, and the card vintage sled race.

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