New PDF release: Battle Creek (Images of Modern America)

By Kurt Thornton

within the Nineteen Sixties, conflict Creek was once a winning business city identified around the globe because the �Cereal urban� a result of area�s biggest employers, the ready-to-eat breakfast nutrients businesses of Ralston meals, the Kellogg corporation, and the publish department of basic meals. As those normal companies started to downsize, automate, and relocate, the group met the recent monetary and social demanding situations by means of constructing a downtown pedestrian mall, changing a former army base right into a bright commercial park, and merging municipalities into the third-largest urban (by sector) in Michigan. those adjustments, in addition to many others, have endured to steer this Midwestern neighborhood into the twenty first century.

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