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Battle Creek,

city (1990 pop. 53,540), Calhoun co., S Mich., at the confluence of the Kalamazoo and Battle Creek rivers; settled 1831, inc. as a city 1859. It is an agricultural trade center known for its cereals. Other manufactures include automotive parts and accessories, moldings, and paper products. Battle Creek Sanitarium (founded by Dr. J. H. Kellogg in 1866 as the Health Reform Institute), a natural history museum, an arts center, and a zoo are in the city. The annual Cereal City Festival is held in June.
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Battle Creek residents won't soon forget about Adam "Pump" Arnold, a man who was conscious of the laws during the late 1800s but simply didn't care to follow them.
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This is a real, hands-on learning experience," Mark Gleason, chief marine scientist of the Muskeg-on-based Great Lakes Naval Memorial & Museum, told the Battle Creek Enquirer.
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Born in Battle Creek, Miller initially considered a career outside newspapers.
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He finished his college and went to work for the DAV at the VA medical center (VAMC) in Battle Creek.
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