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    • MS 69-121: Grace Dunham Collection  1861-08-23 Letter from Alphonso Crane

    • Letter from Alphonso Crane to his father, William Crane, dated August 23, 1861. In this letter, he discusses his father's health, supplies (including food and clothing), moving timber, family news.
    • American Civil War; Alphonso D. Crane; Crane, Alphonso D.; William Crane; Crane, William; Second Michigan Infantry; 2nd Michigan Infantry; Arlington (Va.); health; illness; amputation; supplies; food; clothes; lumber;
    • Saginaw - Winter street scene

    • Black and white photograph of winter carts loaded with lumber on an unidentified street in Saginaw, Michigan.
    • Saginaw (Mich.); Saginaw County (Mich.); street scenes; winter scenes; storefronts; carriages and coaches; lumber; logging industry; people
    • Saginaw - Log boats on Saginaw River

    • Black and white photograph showing boats docked at a lumber yard and mill, loaded with lumber, on the Saginaw River in Saginaw, Michigan.
    • Saginaw (Mich.); Saginaw County (Mich.); Saginaw River; boats; ships; lumber; logging industry; lumber yards; mills
    • Saginaw - "Bird's Eye View, Saginaw, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1907-1912 of a bird's-eye view of lumber yards along the Saginaw River in Saginaw, Michigan.
    • Saginaw (Mich.); Saginaw County (Mich.); Saginaw River; lumber yards; lumber; logging industry; bridges; railroad cars; railroads; railroad tracks; rivers; postcards
    • Traverse City - Train Station

    • Black and white photograph from 1941 of the Traverse City, Michigan train depot, with an engine and lumber-laden car in front.
    • Traverse City (Mich.); Grand Traverse County (Mich.); Traverse City Train Depot (Traverse City, Mich.); railroad stations; lumber; railroads
    • 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;...
    • Cheboygan - "Birds Eye View Showing Courthouse and River, Cheboygan, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1910 of an aerial view of Cheboygan, Michigan, along the Cheboygan River. The large red brick building with the clock tower on the left is the Cheboygan County Courthouse, built 1898-1900. The building...
    • Cheboygan (Mich.); Cheboygan County (Mich.); Cheboygan River (Mich.); Cheboygan County Courthouse (Cheboygan, Mich.); First Congregational Church (Cheboygan, Mich.); Cheboygan Brewing & Malting Company (Cheboygan, Mich.); Cheboygan High School...
    • Bay City - 1850s Bay City

    • Black and white copy print of a lithograph of Bay City in the early 1850s, showing the Saginaw River in the foreground. Lumber was a major industry in the Saginaw Valley region, and this image shows one of Bay City's saw mills, as well as the...
    • Bay City (Mich.); Bay County (Mich.); aerial views; Saginaw River (Mich.); rivers; lumber; cityscapes; logging industry
    • Petoskey - View of city and bay

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1900-1905 of a view of Petoskey, Michigan, with a large sailboat and Little Traverse Bay in the background.
    • Petoskey (Mich.); Emmet County (Mich.); Little Traverse Bay (Mich.); cityscapes; ships; sailboats; lumber yards; lakes; dwellings;
    • Michigan

    • Printed map of Michigan in 1908. The scale on the original is 1 inch equals 15 miles.
    • Michigan; roads; administrative and political divisions; railroads
    • Lansing - Parmalee & Co. Plaster Mill and Scofield Mill

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1870-1880 showing the Parmalee & Co. Plaster Mill and the Scofield Mill on the Grand River in Lansing, Michigan.
    • Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Parmelee & Co. Plaster Mill (Lansing, Mich.); Scofield Mill (Lansing, Mich.); mills; lumber; manufacturing; buildings; rivers;
    • Marquette - Lumber yarn on Lake Superior

    • Black and white stereograph of children posing or playing on lumber laid out on the shore of Lake Superior in Marquette, Michigan.
    • Marquette (Mich.); Marquette County (Mich.); Lake Superior; ships; lumber; logging industry; lakes; people; children; stereographs

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