United States History

Saline Historic Homes

Description

Saline Historic Homes is a collection of photographs from a Historical and Architectural Survey that includes all structures built up to 1944 within the city limits of Saline, Michigan. Conducted in 1994 by Kosky and Glynn Associates, this survey is the result of the City's intent to comply with the Certified Local Government requirements. The objective of the survey was to research, photograph and map all structures built within the City of Saline between 1829 and 1944. The completed project includes a survey card and black and white photograph for each structure, a map of all surveyed structures, and historical and architectural text encompassing the study period.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/29341
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MLibrary Finding Aids

Alternative Titles
University of Michigan Library Finding Aids
Description

The University of Michigan Library's Finding Aids site provides access to finding aids or descriptive inventories for archival records and manuscript collections. The finding aids are encoded using the EAD (Encoded Archival Description) document type definition and stored as XML (Extensible Markup Language) documents, but are delivered to the user as HTML documents.

Type
Catalog
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11919
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Special Collections Library Finding Aids

Alternative Titles
Special Collections Library Finding Aids
University of Michigan Special Collections Library EAD (Encoded Archival Description) Finding Aids
U-M Special Collections Library Finding Aids
Description

The University of Michigan Special Collections Library's Finding Aids site provides access to finding aids or descriptive inventories for archival records and manuscript collections. The finding aids are encoded using the EAD (Encoded Archival Description) document type definition and stored as XML (Extensible Markup Language) documents, but are delivered to the user as HTML documents.

Type
Catalog
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11863
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Labadie Photograph Collection, University of Michigan

Description

The images in this database comprise the general photograph holdings of the Labadie Collection. Not included are photographs that make up part of the archival collections. The Joseph A. Labadie Collection is the oldest research collection of radical history in the United States, documenting a wide variety of international social protest movements of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. It is named for anarchist and labor organizer Joseph Antoine Labadie (1850-1933).

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11861
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UM History 265 Paintings

Description

This collection of over sixty images of historic paintings from the University of Michigan campus was created by Rafal Farjo and fellow students in the UM History 265 course, spring term 2001. The course was taught by Professors N.H. Steneck and M.L. Steneck.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11859
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Archives of Michigan Online Finding Aids

Alternative Titles
Archives of Michigan EAD (Encoded Archival Description) Finding Aids
Description

The Archives of Michigan EAD (Encoded Archival Description) Finding Aids site provides access to finding aids or descriptive inventories for archival records and manuscript collections at the state Archives.

Type
Catalog
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11853
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Clarke Historical Library Online Finding Aids

Alternative Titles
Clarke Historical Library Online EAD (Encoded Archival Description) Finding Aids
Description

This EAD (Encoded Archival Description) Finding Aids site of the Clarke Historical Library at Central Michigan University provides access to finding aids for archival records and manuscript collections housed in the library's archives.

Type
Catalog
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11837
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Afro-Americana Imprints, 1535-1922

Description

This collection is created from the Library Company of Philadelphia's acclaimed Afro-Americana Collection. When complete, this unique online resource will provide researchers with more than 12,000 printed works. These essential books, pamphlets and broadsides, including many lesser-known imprints, hold an unparalleled record of African American history, literature and culture. This collection spans nearly 400 years, from the early 16th to the early 20th century. Critically important subjects covered include the West's discovery and exploitation of Africa; the rise of slavery in the New World along with the growth and success of abolitionist movements; the development of racial thought and racism; descriptions of African American life -- slave and free -- throughout the Americas; and slavery and race in fiction and drama. Also featured are printed works of African American individuals and organizations. **At present, the online collection is only 8% complete.**

Can be cross-searched by keyword with African American Newspapers, African American Periodicals and other Archive of Americana series, using the Archive of Americana link below.

Type
Database
E-Book(s)
Text Collection
Coverage
1535-1922
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11775
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Saline Valley Farms Photographs

Description

This is a searchable collection of Saline Valley Farms photographs. Saline Valley Farms was an economic experiment in cooperative living and farming that was developed by Harold Gray in 1932. Detailed in the 150 photographs, the farm was a thriving cooperative that lasted until 1953.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11733
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Historic Buildings of Ann Arbor

Alternative Titles
Making of Ann Arbor
Description

The Making of Ann Arbor is a public collection of resources on the history and development of the Ann Arbor community, created in collaboration with the Ann Arbor District Library, the Bentley Historical Library, and the University of Michigan's Digital Library Production Service. The Historic Buildings of Ann Arbor collection includes over 200 images and historical information on houses, churches, commercial, and other local buildings in Ann Arbor.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11725
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