L.H. Withey & Co. Lumber Manufacturers. Grand Rapids Mich. The Mill section. This was owned by Lewis Hinsdill Withey
Lewis Hinsdill Withey [1847-1925] Brother of Charles Shepard Withey and also a Son of Judge Solomon Withey
William H. Withey and also George H. White were pioneers of the early Grand Rapids Michigan logging industry.
Photo-1873, Margaret Boyd McQuwan [1851-1936] Wife of Lewis Hinsdill Withey .
A book of Tributes to Lewis H. Withey that was put together by my uncle. I will add more pages later.
Mary Morris Thurber [1847- 1915] Mother of Marguerite Grandmother of Lewis Hinsdill Withey
Maude- Daughter of Lewis Hinsdill Withey and Margaret Boyd McQuwan 

George E. Fitch Photographs Collection (Coll. 018) - Grand Rapids History & Special Collections Department  Rights © Grand Rapids Public Library. All Rights Reserved.  

log jam on the Grand River in 1883. A covered bridge is at the center of the photo, which has Phoenix Furniture Co. on the roofline. Crowds gather on banks as the logs are far as the eye can see. George E. Fitch Photographs Collection (Coll. 018) - Grand Rapids History & Special Collections Department. Rights © Grand Rapids Public Library. All Rights Reserved.  

Quimby and Withey Mills Grand River Grand Rapids, Kent  Michigan 
​At times, The Mill owners created quite a ruckus and made the Grand River un-desirable for recreational boating
Title Withey's Mill, 1870  
Description View of Withey's Mill, from across the Grand River. Logs are shown in the river, as well as three loggers.  
Subject - TGM     Buildings, Mills, Loggers, Logs
Date 1870, Type Image Format JPEG2000  
Identifier (Negative #) 18-2-3.151.2003  
Source (Collection) George E. Fitch Photographs Collection (Coll. 018) - Grand Rapids History & Special Collections Department  
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