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Michigans  Thumb, in the Lower Peninsula of Michigan, is a region and a peninsula so named because the Lower Peninsula is shaped like a mitten. ThumbWind focus’s many of its stories on Michigan’s Thumb region.


The Salt Industry in Michigan’s Upper Thumb

The first successful attempt to manufacture salt in Michigan was made by the East Saginaw Salt Manufacturing Company in 1859. The success of this company...

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Sebewaing History – A Busy Harbor

Sebewaing had a thriving shipbuilding and lumber shipping capability in its narrow harbor in the 1800s

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