By Sherry Arent Cawley
The ancient Benton Harbor Fruit industry, Silver seashore, the mineral baths on the Whitecomb inn, and the home of David are all featured right here in bright postcards, a few by no means sooner than released, with accompanying captions. photographs of Grand seashore, Niles, New Buffalo, Paw Paw Lake, and Berrien Springs provide readers a nostalgic glimpse right into a Berrien County of yesteryear.
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