Black and white photograph of a crowd of people gathered on April 21, 1861 to hear University of Michigan President Henry Tappan speak about the surrender of Fort Sumter and the outbreak of the Civil War.
Ann Arbor (Mich.); Washtenaw County (Mich.); University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, Mich.); Courthouse Square (Ann Arbor, Mich.); crowds; storefronts; American Civil War; people
Color postcard from 1930 of crowds of people lining the Davis Lock, watching ships move through it, in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. The postcard is part of a Sault Sainte Marie souvenir postcard booklet. The Soo Locks, located on St. Marys River...
Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.); Chippewa County (Mich.); Soo Locks; Davis Lock (Soo Locks); ships; cargo ships; boats; locks; St. Marys River; canals; postcards; shipping industry; transportation; crowds; people
Black and white photo postcard from 1905 of the first auto parade in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Ransom E. Olds (founder of Olds Motor Vehicle Company in Lansing, and the Oldsmobile and Reo brands) and his wife are in the first car. The street is the...
Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Olds, Ransom Eli, 1864-1950; Bridge Street (Grand Ledge, Mich.); carriages and coaches; automobiles; parades; crowds; people; men; women; storefronts; street scenes; postcards
Black and white postcard depicting crowds gathering on North Main Street in Adrian, Michigan.
Main Street (Adrian, Mich.); Adrian (Mich.); Lenawee County (Mich.); street scenes; Dr. Wing - Dentist (Adrian, Mich.); W. F. King - Jeweler (Adrian, Mich.); Hoag & Smith Real-Estate (Adrian, Mich.); crowds; postcards; people