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    • Detroit - "Business Centre from Ford Building, Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from approximately 1919 showing an elevated view of Griswold Street and Woodward Avenue, looking north from the Ford Building and overlooking the Detroit City Hall in Detroit, Michigan. On the east side of Griswold, on the corner of...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Griswold Street (Detroit, Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Capitol Park (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Chamber of Commerce Building (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit City Hall (Detroit, Mich.); Burnham,...
    • MS 2008-46: Civil War Letters of Mack and Nan Ewing  1864-09-20 Letter from Mack Ewing

    • Letter from Mack Ewing to Nan Ewing dated September 20, 1864. In this letter, Ewing discusses financial issues at home, building a fort, and General Philip Sheridan's victory in the Shenandoah Valley.
    • 2nd Michigan Infantry; American Civil War; Ewing, Henry McKendree; Ewing, Mack; Ewing, Nan; Ewing, Nancy (Hank); Nancy (Hank) Ewing; Henry McKendree Ewing; Mack Ewing; Nan Ewing; Second Michigan Infantry; Sheridan, Philip Henry; Philip Henry...
    • Detroit - "East and West Grand Circus Park, Looking North, Detroit, Michigan"

    • Color postcard from circa 1922-1930 showing Grand Circus Park and Woodward Avenue, looking north in Detroit, Michigan. The buildings, from left to right, are the Kales Building (1914 - Albert Kahn), the Michigan Mutual Building (1922), the Fyfe...
    • Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Fyfe Building (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Mutual Building (Detroit, Mich.); Kales Building (Detroit, Mich.); Central United Methodist Church (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Wolverine (Detroit, Mich.); Smith, Hinchman and...
    • MS 22:  Civil War diary of Cyrus Bacon  1861-1863 Diary of Cyrus Bacon

    • 1861-1863 diary of Cyrus Bacon. In this diary, Bacon describes daily life in the Seventh Michigan Infantry. He gives vivid accounts of Yorktown, Fair Oaks, White Oak Swamp, Antietam, and Gettysburg.
    • American Civil War; Bacon, Cyrus; Cyrus Bacon; Seventh Michigan Infantry; 7th Michigan Infantry; Assistant Surgeon; Commissioned Officer; Yorktown (Va.); Battle of Yorktown; Seven Days Campaign; Seven Days' Battles, Va., 1862; Battle of Fair Oaks;...
    • Lansing - "Bank of Lansing"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of the Bank of Lansing Building (now the Comerica Bank Building) in Lansing, Michigan. Part of "Souvenir Folder of Lansing, Michigan" - a postcard booklet featuring images from Lansing and East Lansing.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); banks; skyscrapers; buildings; postcards
    • Ironwood - Memorial Building

    • Black and white image of the Ironwood Memorial Building, a municipal building built in 1923, in Ironwood, Michigan.
    • Ironwood (Mich.); Gogebic County (Mich.); Ironwood Memorial Building (Ironwood, Mich.); buildings;
    • Lansing - Michigan Avenue, looking east from capitol

    • Black and white photograph from approximately 1948 showing an elevated view down Michigan Avenue, looking east from the state capitol, in Lansing, Michigan. The tall building is the Bank of Lansing Building (now the Comerica Bank Building), built...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); United States Post Office (Lansing, Mich.); automobiles; cityscapes;
    • Detroit - Woodward between John R. and Park Streets

    • Black and white reproduction of a photograph from approximately 1900 showing the east side of Woodward Avenue, between John R. Street and Witherell (Park) Street in Detroit, Michigan. On the right is the Schwankovsky Temple of Music (later named...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; stores; storefronts; carriages and coaches; street scenes; Wright-Kay Building (Detroit, Mich.); music stores
    • Lansing - "Michigan State College, East Lansing"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of buildings of Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) in East Lansing, Michigan. Included are the MSU Auditorium, Music Building and Jenison Field House. Part of "Souvenir Folder of Lansing, Michigan" - a...
    • East Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan State University; Jenison Field House (East Lansing, Mich.); MSU Auditorium (East Lansing, Mich.); MSU Music Building (East Lansing, Mich.); buildings; auditoriums; sports & recreation...
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue looking north from Majestic Building

    • Black and white reproduction of a photograph from approximately 1900 showing the view north on Woodward Avenue from the Majestic Building at Campus Martius in Detroit, Michigan. This image was reproduced in a 1947 calendar published for the Detroit...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; stores; buildings; aerial views; cityscapes
    • Lansing - Michigan Avenue looking toward Capitol

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1960-1970 of Michigan Avenue looking towards the state capitol in Lansing, Michigan. On the right is the Bank of Lansing Building (now the Comerica Bank Building), built in 1932.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan State Capitol (Lansing, Mich.); Hotel Wentworth (Lansing, Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); automobiles;...
    • Grand Ledge - Aerial view of Grand Ledge Chair Company building

    • Black and white aerial photograph from 1959 showing the Grand Ledge Chair Company factory along the Grand River in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Founded in 1883, it passed through various ownerships until it folded in 1982. The factory in the image was...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Grand Ledge Chair Company (Grand Ledge, Mich.); aerial views; Jefferson Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); rivers; factories; mills; manufacturing;
    • Lansing - Cityscape and parking lot

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1950-1960 showing a view of the Lansing skyline from the west. This image includes the Olds Tower (now Boji Tower), the Olds Hotel (now George W. Romney Building), and the Bank of Lansing Building (now Comerica...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Boji Tower (Lansing, Mich.); Olds Hotel (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); cityscapes; parking lots; automobiles; skyscrapers; hotels;...
    • Lansing - Washington Avenue sidewalk scene

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1960-1970 showing a sidewalk scene in front of the Michigan Theatre on Washington Avenue in Lansing, Michigan. The theater was built in 1921 as the Strand Theatre, then renovated in 1941 with a name change. It...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Washington Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Bank of Lansing Building (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan Theatre (Lansing, Mich.);Comerica Bank Building (Lansing, Mich.); people; sidewalk scenes; automobiles; banks; theaters;...
    • Grand Ledge - Aerial view of Grand Ledge Chair Company building

    • Black and white aerial photograph from 1959 showing the Grand Ledge Chair Company factory along the Grand River in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Founded in 1883, it passed through various ownerships until it folded in 1982. The factory in the image was...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Grand Ledge Chair Company (Grand Ledge, Mich.); aerial views; Jefferson Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); rivers; factories; mills; manufacturing;
    • Central - Ruins of mining building

    • Black and white photograph from 1962 of the ruins of a mining building in the ghost town of Central, Michigan. The Central Mining Company was organized in 1856 to mine a rich vein of copper along the bluffs. The town of Central grew up around the...
    • Central (Mich.); Keweenaw County (Mich.); ghost towns; buildings; mining buildings
    • Detroit - Woodward Avenue looking north

    • Black and white reproduction of a photograph from approximately 1900 showing Woodward Avenue, looking north from Fort Street in Detroit, Michigan. This image was reproduced in a 1950 calendar published for the Detroit Trust Company. In the...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Old Detroit Opera House (Detroit, Mich.); Majestic Building (Detroit, Mich.); Bagley Memorial Fountain (Detroit, Mich.); people; streetcars; street scenes; buildings; fountains; opera houses;...
    • Lansing - Michigan Avenue looking at State Capitol

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1910-1920 showing the view up Michigan Avenue towards the state capitol building from Washington Avenue in Lansing, Michigan. On the left is the Prudden Building (burned down in 1920), with the Bijou Theatre...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan State Capitol (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Bijou Theatre (Lansing, Mich.); Prudden Building (Lansing, Mich.); buildings; automobiles; capitol buildings; street scenes; theaters

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