Rogers City

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William Rogers, a military surveyor, filed the original plat of the village in 1871. Rogers City is the seat of Presque Isle County government; it became a city in 1944. From the adjacent port of Calcite, large shipments of limestone of Middle Devonian age quarried near Rogers City are prepared and loaded into lake freighters.

Writing Credits

Author: 
Kathryn Bishop Eckert

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