Michigan Historic photos, documents, and people

July, 1917

Jo Durco. This man, his wife and two children, Mary 8 years, Tony 10 years, do all the work on a large plot of beets. They are blocking and thinning now. Location: Corunna, Michigan


My great great grandfather William Henry Clear's ( sitting in the middle of the porch ) place in Carp Lake, Michigan sometime between 1911 and 1938. Henry and Emma Clear moved to the farm in 1911. They

Golf at Tabor Farm is different -- orchards, vineyards add visual as well as gastronomical attraction, private 9 hole golf course, modern swimming pool, tennis, shuffleboard, all free to guests.

Attention folks, see Harry for beautiful Inkster lots, $20.00 down -- $5.00 monthly payments. Willow-Run Development Co., 27634 Michigan Avenue, Inkster, Michigan


Detroit, Michigan, map showing areas in which industrial and business development may be expected with present street car systems with recommendations for

November, 1942

Hanna furnaces of the Great Lakes Steel Corporation, Detroit, Mich. Cleaning out loose coke after removing a door preparatory to putting door back

Greetings from Muskegon, Michigan -- Hackley Manual Training School, Muskegon Filtration Plant, Muskegon Junior High School, Hackley, Hospital

July, 1917

Slovaks blocking and thinning beets near Corunna. Location: Corunna, Michigan / L.W. Hine.

July, 1917

John Kalishek family, Bohemian beet-workers. Location: Corunna, Michigan. / L.W. Hine.