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Historic Michigan, land of the Great lakes; its life, resources, industries, people, politics, government, wars, institutions, achievements, the press, schools and churches, legendary and prehistoric lore,

Author: George N Fuller; George B Catlin; Michigan State Historical Society.; Michigan Historical Commission.
Publisher: [Dayton, O.] National historical Association [1924]
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Fuller, George N. (George Newman), 1873-1957.
Historic Michigan, land of the Great lakes.
[Dayton, O.] National historical Association [1924]
(OCoLC)608294857
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George N Fuller; George B Catlin; Michigan State Historical Society.; Michigan Historical Commission.
OCLC Number: 9471501
Notes: Vols. 1-2 paged continuously.
Vols. 1-2 "dedicated to the Michigan pioneer and historical society in commemoration of its fiftieth anniversary."
"Volume [3] containing local history of Detroit and Wayne county, edited by George B. Catlin."
"The papers contained in these volumes have been selected almost entirely from the publications of the Michigan pioneer and historical society and the Michigan historical commission."--Pref.
"Notes and additional readings": vol. I, xxvi p. at end; vol. II, x p. at end. "Personal sketches": vol. III, p. [267]-658.
Description: 3 v. plates, ports. 26 cm.
Contents: Vol. I: Geographic setting --
Prehistoric man in Michigan --
Michigan Indians of the Prehistoric Period --
Indian customs, legends and folk lore --
French exploration and settlement --
Jesuit missions and missionaries --
Cadillac --
The fur trade --
Pontiac's conspiracy --
International boundary --
The old northwest --
Indian war and the Treaty of Greenville --
Early Detroit --
Creation of Michigan Territory --
Michigan in the War of 1812 --
Michigan Territory, 1805-1837 --
Representative early Detroiters --
Early maps --
Beginning of steam navigation on the Great Lakes --
Indian Treaty of Saginaw --
Early roads --
Pioneer life --
Detroit, 1805-1837 --
The "Boy Governor" of Michgan --
Michigan-Ohio boundary --
Michigan's first United States senators --
Educational beginnings --
Internal improvements and the five million dollar loan --
Wild cat banking --
The state capitol --
The Beaver Island Mormons --
The upper peninsula of Michigan --
History in county names --
The Mexican War --
Political parties before the Civil War --
The Underground Railroad in Michigan --
The Civil War. Vol. II: Michigan agriculture --
Lumbering and forestry --
Life in the copper and iron regions --
Manufacturing --
Transportation --
Detroit and lake commerce --
The war with Spain --
Common schools since 1881 --
State educational institutions --
Denominational colleges --
Movement for equal suffrage --
Prohibition movement --
Labor movement --
Our immigrants --
Two notable inventors --
The Michigan press --
Bench and bar in Michigan --
Pioneer preachers --
The World War --
Historical work in Michigan --
Semi-centennial of the Michigan Pioneer and Historical Society --
Michigan state government. Vol. III: Wexford County --
Alpena County --
Emmet County --
Cheboygan County --
Grand Traverse County --
Manistee County --
Benzie County --
Personal sketches.
Responsibility: edited by George N. Fuller ...

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