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    • MS 70-99: Civil War Diary of Lorenzo A. Barker  1862-1863 Diary of Lorenzo A. Barker

    • 1862-1863 Diary of Lorenzo Barker. In this diary, Barker discusses daily life while stationed around Corinth Mississippi. In the diary he describes witnessing a deserter execution, bringing in Confederate prisoners, battle experiences, and...
    • American Civil War; Barker, Lorenzo A.; Lorenzo A. Barker; Western Sharpshooters; 66th Illinois Infantry; Sixty-sixth Illinois Infantry; Corinth (Miss.); regimental history; Confederate Prisoners of War; deserters;
    • Flint - Downtown Jubilee of Progress, 1936

    • Black and white photograph from September 1936 showing Saginaw Street in Flint, Michigan, decorated for the "Downtown Jubilee of Progress" and people gathered on the streets for a parade.
    • Flint (Mich.); Genesee County (Mich.); Saginaw Street (Flint, Mich.); Downtown Jubilee (Flint, Mich.); Mott Foundation Building (Flint, Mich.); crowds; parades; celebrations; people; street scenes
    • Flint - Downtown Jubilee of Progress, 1936

    • Black and white photograph from September 1936 showing Saginaw Street in Flint, Michigan, decorated for the "Downtown Jubilee of Progress" and people gathered on the streets for a parade.
    • Flint (Mich.); Genesee County (Mich.); Saginaw Street (Flint, Mich.); Downtown Jubilee (Flint, Mich.); Mott Foundation Building (Flint, Mich.); crowds; parades; celebrations; people; street scenes
    • Flint - Saginaw Street, Downtown Jubilee 1936

    • Black and white photograph from September 1936 showing Saginaw Street in Flint, Michigan, decorated for the "Downtown Jubilee of Progress."
    • Flint (Mich.); Genesee County (Mich.); Saginaw Street (Flint, Mich.); First National Bank Building (Flint, Mich.); street scenes; banks; people; women; automobiles; celebrations; stores; storefronts; Downtown Jubilee (Flint, Mich.)
    • Alpena - Downtown Second Avenue

    • Black and white photograph of Alpena, Michigan's "main drag" of approximately 1892: North Second Avenue.
    • Alpena (Mich.); Alpena County (Mich.); Second Avenue (Alpena, Mich.); street scenes; storefronts; carriages and coaches
    • Grand Rapids - "Downtown Grand Rapids from the Air"

    • Color postcard from approximately 1945 showing a view of the west side of Grand Rapids, Michigan, including the Wealthy Street bridge (on the left) and the Grand Rapids Swing Bridge (the truss bridge on the right).
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Grand River; Grand Rapids Swing Bridge (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Wealthy Street (Grand Rapids, Mich.); aerial views; swing bridges; bridges; railroad bridges; rivers; cityscapes; postcards
    • Grand Rapids - Aerial view of downtown

    • Black and white copy print of an aerial photograph of downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan. Visible in this image are the Pantlind Hotel (now Amway Grand Plaza Hotel), the Michigan National Bank Building and the various bridges crossing the Grand River.
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Grand River; Pearl Street Bridge (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Grand Rapids Swing Bridge (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Michigan National Bank Building (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Pantlind Hotel (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Amway...
    • Pontiac - Aerial View of downtown

    • Black and white aerial photograph of downtown Pontiac, Michigan. The city hall can be seen in the background, along with the Oakland Towne Center (formerly Pontiac State Bank Building, Pontiac's tallest building, built 1929), and the two spires of...
    • Pontiac (Mich.); Oakland County (Mich.); Oakland Towne Center Building (Pontiac, Mich.); Pontiac City Hall (Pontiac, Mich.); First Presbyterian Church (Pontiac, Mich.); aerial views; city halls; church buildings; skyscrapers; cityscapes;
    • Pontiac - Aerial View of downtown

    • Black and white aerial photograph of downtown Pontiac, Michigan. The city hall can be seen in the background, along with the Oakland Towne Center (formerly Pontiac State Bank Building, Pontiac's tallest building, built 1929), and the two spires of...
    • Pontiac (Mich.); Oakland County (Mich.); Oakland Towne Center Building (Pontiac, Mich.); Pontiac City Hall (Pontiac, Mich.); First Presbyterian Church (Pontiac, Mich.); aerial views; city halls; church buildings; skyscrapers; cityscapes;
    • Grand Rapids - Aerial view of downtown

    • Black and whit aerial photograph from approximately 1949 showing downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan, east of the Grand River. This view includes Veteran's Memorial Park, the Michigan National Bank Buildings, a clear view of Fulton Street, the Grand...
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Fulton Street (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Pearl Street (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Michigan National Bank Building (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Grand Rapids City Hall (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Grand River; Veteran's Memorial...
    • Detroit - "Grand Circus Park, Downtown Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1936 depicting a view of Grand Circus Park and surrounding buildings, from the center of Grand Circus Park on Woodward Avenue, in Detroit, Michigan. The building on the left is the David Whitney building, built in 1915 by Daniel...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Woodward Avenue; Grand Circus Park (Detroit, Mich.); Kales Building (Detroit, Mich.); Hotel Tuller (Detroit, Mich.); David Whitney Building (Detroit, Mich.); Statler Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Kahn, Albert,...
    • Lansing - Aerial view of downtown and river

    • Black and white aerial photograph of downtown Lansing, Michigan along the Grand River. The view is looking northeast, towards the capitol building.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan State Capitol (Lansing, Mich.); Grand River; Boji Tower (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); rivers; bridges; skyscrapers; capitol buildings; aerial views; buildings
    • Lansing - Aeriel view of downtown looking west

    • Black and white aerial photograph from 1968 showing a view west of downtown and the Capitol Complex in Lansing, Michigan. The capitol building sits in the center, with state office buildings behind it, and the Boji Tower (originally Olds Tower,...
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan State Capitol (Lansing, Mich.); Boji Tower (Lansing, Mich.); Stevens T. Mason Building (Lansing, Mich.); Richard A. Austin Building (Lansing, Mich.); G. Mennen...
    • MS 70-57: W. R. Fudge Collection  1861-1863 Diary of James W. Hoffman Transcript

    • 1861-1863 Diary transcript of James W. Hoffman. In this diary, he discusses joining his regiment, riding on the railroad, soldier life, picket duty, dress parades, illnesses, riding a steamboat, his horse, skirmishes, visiting locals, African...
    • American Civil War; Hoffman, James W.; James W. Hoffman; 3rd Michigan Cavalry; Third Michigan Cavalry; enlistment; railroad; soldier life; picket duty; dress parade; illness; health; steamer; horse; skirmish; civilians; African Americans; slavery;...
    • Lansing - Aerial view of downtown and capitol, looking east

    • Black and white aerial photograph showing the view of downtown Lansing, Michigan with the capitol building, looking east.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan State Capitol (Lansing, Mich.); Boji Tower (Lansing, Mich.); Lewis Cass State Office Building (Lansing, Mich.); buildings; capitol buildings; office buildings; aerial views
    • Lansing - Aerial view of downtown

    • Black and white aerial photograph from approximately 1955 showing downtown Lansing, Michigan, the State Capitol and the Grand River, looking west.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Lansing, Mich.); Michigan State Capitol (Lansing, Mich.); Grand River; Boji Tower (Lansing, Mich.); aerial views; buildings; skyscrapers; capitol buildings; rivers; cityscapes

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