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Genealogies (histories)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Calvin Ennes collection

Identifier: c-00399
Scope and Contents The collection contains a copy of the Genealogy of the Saganing Indians of Arenac County and the Saginaw Valley in Michigan (1760-circa 1880), written by Bernard Bourase and his wife Charlotte, both Native Americans, for a settler, Harvey Chamberlin. It contains some interesting comments on the treaty of 1819, which deprived Native Americans of their land in and around the Saginaw Valley.Included also is an index of Ojibwa words and their English...
Dates: undated

Eben Pearson Dorr papers

Identifier: c-00366
Scope and Contents The majority of the papers consist of six diaries (1888-1937) written by Eben Pearson Dorr. The diaries from 1888 to 1892 describe life in the Buffalo, New York area. The Manistee County, Michigan area is described in the 1936 to 1937 diaries. The 1888-1891 diary contains descriptions of Chicago; Kansas City, Kansas; St. Louis and Washington, D.C. Also among the papers are a Horace Greeley autograph (February 9, 1871); and a passport, issued August 13, 1861, to George P. Dorr by Charles...
Dates: 1861 - 1937

Fenner family genealogy

Identifier: c-00442
Scope and Contents

The collection contains a copy of the genealogy of the Fenner family.

Dates: 1370 - 1978

Thompson family genealogy

Identifier: c-00519
Scope and Contents

The collection contains an unbound printing of "A genealogy of the descendants of John Thompson of Plymouth, Mass.: Also sketches of families of Allen, Cooke and Hutchinson" by Charles Hutchinson Thompson of Lansing, Michigan.

Dates: 1890