Death of a Former Detroiter - Harvey Williams obit; dies 25 Dec 1882 in East Saginaw...

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Death of a Former Detroiter - Harvey Williams obit; dies 25 Dec 1882 in East Saginaw... - ad- MICHIGAN. - Death of n Former Dotroitor....
ad- MICHIGAN. - Death of n Former Dotroitor. Special Dispatch to Tha Detroit Free Press. East Saginaw, December 25. Harvey Williams, for sixty-six years a resident of Michigan, d ied yesterday. He was born in 1794, came to Detroit in 1816 and built a blacksmith shop on the present site of the Russell House. He built the first engine for - the first steam saw mill erected in Michigan, and erected the first saw mUl in the Saginaw Valley in 1834.

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  1. Detroit Free Press,
  2. 26 Dec 1882, Tue,
  3. Page 5

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