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Burton Historical Collection

Overview
Works: 85 works in 113 publications in 2 languages and 1,321 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Catalogs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Local history  Charters  Sources  Diaries  Maps  Church history 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: Z1297, 352.0032
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Most widely held works by Burton Historical Collection
Corporation of the town of Detroit Act of incorporation and Journal of the Board of trustees 1802-1805 by Detroit (Mich.) ( )
2 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Meearmeear traditions by C. C Trowbridge ( Book )
4 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A genealogical guide to the Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Public Library by Joseph F Oldenburg ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Journal of Joseph Valpey, jr., of Salem, November, 1813-April, 1815, with other papers relating to his experience in Dartmoor prison by Joseph Valpey ( Book )
3 editions published in 1922 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Documents relating to the erection of Wayne County and Michigan Territory by Clarence Monroe Burton ( Book )
6 editions published in 1923 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The documents that are printed herein, from originals or copies in the Detroit Public Library, constitutes the first proceedings taken to establish the Territory of Michigan as one of the separate territorial governments contemplated by the Ordinance of 1787. ... It was in the period between 1796 and 1805 that the progressive steps leading to separate territorial government were taken as indicated by these papers
Incursion dans le Détroit : Journaille commansé le 29 octobre 1765 pour le voiage que je fais au Mis a Mis by Charles-André Barthe ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in French and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Dans son jour Naille Commansé le 29 octobre 1765 pour le voiage que je fais au Mis a Mis, Charles-André Barthe lève le voile sur la vie dans une ancienne colonie de la Nouvelle-France, au lendemain de la Conquête britannique. Partant de Détroit pour un hivernement au poste des Miamis, à l'intérieur des terres, Barthe décrit son itinéraire et ses nombreux échanges sur ce terrain où Canadiens, Anglais et autochtones se côtoient. Chemin faisant, il livre un témoignage sur la langue dans son usage ordinaire. Le présent volume met en valeur, en édition originale et en transcription moderne, ce document inédit. Il le situe dans son contexte historique, culturel et linguistique."--P. [4] de la couv
Development of the Catholic Church in the Great Lakes region : represented in the Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Public Library ( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An annotated and topical list of aids to Polish genealogy by Benedict Markowski ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Newsletter ( )
in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical publications of Wayne County, Michigan ( )
in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Detroit to the tidewater : a facsimile of an autograph letter signed by George Washington, dated Oct. 25, 1784, in the collection of the Detroit Public Library. by George Washington ( Book )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry Hastings Sibley papers by Henry Hastings Sibley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These papers -- correspondence, financial records, legal papers, speeches, and miscellany -- recount the varied life of this explorer, fur trader, businessman, politician, and general. Many of the papers concern the fur trade with the Dakota Indians of the Upper Mississippi Valley from 1815 to 1855. They document Sibley's business association with the American Fur Company and its successor, Pierre Chouteau, Jr., and Company ; as well as his interest in the treaties, wars, and welfare of the Dakota
Michigan bibliography by Michigan Historical Commission ( Book )
1 edition published in 1921 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sources for German genealogy in the Burton Historical Collection of the Detroit Public Library ( Book )
2 editions published between 1985 and 1993 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Historical corner of old Detroit : [souvenir of Manufacturers National Bank] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Burton Historical Collection Detroit, Mich.
Detroit Public Library. Burton Historical Collection
Languages
English (61)
French (1)