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Henry Jordan account book

 Collection
Identifier: c-00052
Scope and Contents An account book of Jordan, a farmer in Sand Creek, Michigan, listing various agricultural transactions and prices.
Dates: 1910 - 1917

Hooper family papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00117
Scope and Contents The Hooper family papers consist primarily of correspondence between members of the Hooper and Goodwin families living in Oakland and Lapeer Counties, Michigan. The letters discuss family news, agriculture, and the activities of various family members. The collection also includes poetry, recipes, tax receipts, a deed, expense accounts, and an agricultural diary.
Dates: 1861 - 1910

James Hall account book

 Collection
Identifier: c-00101
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the farm account book of James Hall, a resident of Bedford, Calhoun County, Michigan. He used it to record expenses, purchases, and work performed.
Dates: 1875 - 1908

Powell family papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00059
Scope and Contents The papers include the last will and testament (1826) of John Powell; and nine letters (1803-1846) and their typed transcriptions relating to John Leavitt Powell and his family, giving information about agricultural conditions in New York and Michigan. There is also a farm account book (1846-1887) containing a family record, and several receipts (1842-1843) of Joseph Priestley Powell, son of John L. Powell, who operated a farm in the township of Ronald, Ionia County, Michigan. Also included is...
Dates: 1803 - 1970; Majority of material found within 1803 - 1887

William Tobias papers

 Collection
Identifier: c-00205
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the papers of William Tobias, a farmer and school district official in Williamston, Michigan. Included are personal and business correspondence, legal documents, tax assessments, fraternal lodge papers, and a small personal account book. Also included are materials relating to the Williamston School.
Dates: 1858-1887, undated