Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Flint Postcards: Oak Grove Sanitarium

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  1. I’m impressed, I must say. Really seldom do I learn a weblog that is equally educational and entertaining, and let me tell you, you’ve hit the nail on the head.

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  2. Thats where Flint Central and the Public Library are now located.

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  3. Does anyone know what that historic building is behind the Mott College visitors' parking lot? It looks like it's being restored. I thought it might be a part of the Oak Grove campus..?

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    1. applewood the mott estate

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