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General history of the state of Michigan

with biographical sketches, portrait engravings, and numerous illustrations : a complete history of the peninsular state from its earliest settlement to the present time
  • 361 Pages
  • 4.59 MB
  • English
R.D.S. Tyler , Detroit
Statementby Charles Richard Tuttle
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 40152, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 40152
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Pagination8 microfiches (361 fr.)
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Open LibraryOL24506082M
ISBN 100665401523

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The history of human activity in Michigan, a U.S. state in the Great Lakes, began with settlement of the western Great Lakes region by Native Americans perhaps as early as 11, BCE. The first European to explore Michigan, Étienne Brûlé, came in about The area was part of Canada (New France) from to Inthe French officer Antoine de la Mothe Cadillac, along with fifty.

This book examines Michigan's colorful history from to George May has used the large body of new studies that have appeared in recent years to expand and improve the book's coverage of Indians, African Americans, various ethnic groups, recent political developments, labor and business, and numerous other by: General history of the state of Michigan: with biographical sketches, portrait engravings, and numerous illustrations: Publication info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Library.

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General history of the state of Michigan; with biographical sketches, portrait engravings, and numerous illustrations. A complete history of the Peninsular state from its earliest settlement to the present time. Sit-Down: The General Motors Strike of by Sidney Fine: State of war: Michigan in World War II by Alan Clive: Steamboats & sailors of the Great Lakes by Mark L.

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Michigan, the Wolverine State, joined the union in Located in the center of the Great Lakes, Michigan is divided into two land masses known as the Upper.

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Consumer Reports. Carefully researched reviews of commonly purchased products. Michigan (/ ˈ m ɪ ʃ ɪ ɡ ən / ()) is a state in the Great Lakes and Midwestern regions of the United name originates from the Ojibwe word mishigami, meaning "large water" or "large lake". With a population of approximately 10 million, Michigan is the tenth most populous of the 50 United States, the 11th most extensive by total area, and the largest by total area east of the Largest city: Detroit.

Michigan is the only one of the states to be split into two large land segments: the sparsely populated but mineral-rich Upper Peninsula (commonly called “the U.P.”) slices eastward from northern Wisconsin between Lakes Superior and Michigan, and the mitten-shaped Lower Peninsula reaches northward from Indiana andfor most Michigan residents, an upturned right hand serves as a.

Frank J. Kelley served as Michigan's 50th attorney general. His 37 years in office, from tomade him both the youngest (37 years old) and oldest (74 years old) attorney general in the state's history, and led to his nickname, the "Eternal General." He still holds the record as the longest-serving state attorney general in U.S.

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The 26th state to be added to the union inMichigan has had a rich history, but there are plenty of facts about Michigan, the Great Lakes State, that you might not know. Here are seven of Author: Josh Katzowitz.

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In the eons before the first man set foot on Michigan soil, ancient mountain ranges yielded to the slow but irresistable forces of erosion and slipped beneath the waters of warm inland seas.

Great rivers formed their deltas against the pounding surf, filling the seas to create endless swamps. The.

Some of those answers would likely be related to the auto industry – specifically, when General Motors left the city in the s. But according to a new book by Andrew Highsmith, Demolition Means Progress: Flint, Michigan and the Fate of the American Metropolis, the problem began long before that.

The book examines the history of Flint and. Inthe Michigan legislature passed Public Actwhich assigned the Adjutant General to “prepare for publication an alphabetical regimental history of all soldiers and sailors” from Michigan who fought in the Civil War.

The act required that each regiment be given its own volume and that an overall alphabetical index be compiled. This page is a list of State Blue Books.

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Michigan was the 26 th state in the USA; it became a state on Janu State Abbreviation - MI State Capital - Lansing Largest City - Detroit Area - 96, square miles [Michigan is the 11th biggest state in the USA] Population - 9, (as of ) [Michigan is the 9th most populous state in the USA, after California, New York, Texas, Florida, Illinois, Pennsylvania and Ohio].

The Michigan Historical Review. A semi-annual journal, The Michigan Historical Review features articles relating to Michigan’s political, economic, social, and cultural history. Edited and published by the Clarke Historical Library and the History Department at Central Michigan University, The Michigan Historical Review is packed with the latest findings of Michigan researchers on topics.

Michigan Beginning at Detroit via Ypsilanti, Clinton, Somerset, Jonesville, Coldwater, Sturgis, White Pigeon to the Michigan-State line north of Elkhart.

Indiana Beginning at the Michigan-Indiana State line north of Elkhart to Elkhart. U.S. would play an important part in Phone: () Flint is the largest city and seat of Genesee County, Michigan, United d along the Flint River, 66 miles ( km) northwest of Detroit, it is a principal city within the region known as Mid Michigan.

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(Record Group 59) OVERVIEW OF RECORDS LOCATIONS Table of Contents ADMINISTRATIVE HISTORY CENTRAL FILES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF STATE Diplomatic correspondence Consular correspondence Miscellaneous correspondence Numerical and minor files Decimal file Subject-numeric file.

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S. A. in charge. A second material advance is marked by the date Novemwhen an additional building was occupied that had been erected at a cost on $50,Michigan State Historical Records Advisory Board, Lansing, MI $25, to analyze the current condition of historical records in the state, identify problems, frame potential solutions, and outline actions that can be taken.

() Michigan History Division, Lansing, MI.Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexes and brief biographies of early Huron County residents. LC copy imperfect: Front and rear boards separated from binding.

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