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Finding aid for the
Records of Department of Treasury: Property Tax Division

Finding aid created by
Nicole Garrett

Summary Information
Title: Records of Department of Treasury: Property Tax Division
Creator: Michigan. Property Tax Division.Michigan. State Tax Commission.United States. Work Projects Administration.
Inclusive dates: 1936-1942; 1954-1957
Extent: 223 ft., 8 in.
Location: AL.12/3/6-11, 12/4-5/1-11, 12/6/1-6
Abstract:
Series 1 of RG 72-76 consists of the rural property inventories from the State Department of Treasury, Property Tax Division, for the state of Michigan for the years ca. 1936-1942 as established by the State Tax Commission in cooperation with the Works Progress Administration. Series 2 of RG 72-76 consists of records of analysis of equalized valuations from the State Department of Treasury, Property Tax Division, for the state of Michigan for the years 1954-1957.

Call number: RG 72-76
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Archives of Michigan, Michigan Historical Center
702 W. Kalamazoo St.
P.O. Box 30740
Lansing, MI 48909-8240
(517) 373-1408
fax: (517) 241-1658
archives@michigan.gov
http://www.michigan.gov/archivesofmi


Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Direct transfer from the Michigan Department of Treasury

Access Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on RG 72-76. However, the Archives of Michigan reserves the right to not show originals if a microfilm or digital copy is available.

Preferred Citation:

[item], Records of Department of Treasury: Property Tax Division RG 72-76, Folder # , Box #, Archives of Michigan, Lansing


Arrangement

RG 72-76 is divided into two series: Rural Property Inventories and Analysis of Equalized Valuations


Collection Scope and Content Note

Series 1 of record group RG 72-76 consists of the rural property inventories from the State Department of Treasury, Property Tax Division, for the state of Michigan for the years ca. 1936-1942 as established by the State Tax Commission in cooperation with the Works Progress Administration. 8 1/2 x 10 1/4 inch data cards contain information describing the land; buildings; fences; crops; woodlands; means of communication; sources of heat and light; number of school districts; legal land descriptions; village or township location; name and address of person assessed; and amount of acreage within certain classifications. Sketches of houses and general land areas are included. Valuations placed by the Board of Review are occasionally included. Records are arranged alphabetically by name of township, then numerically by section number. Not complete for all counties included.

Series 2 of record group RG 72-76 consists of records of analysis of equalized valuations from the State Department of Treasury, Property Tax Division, for the state of Michigan for the years 1954-1957. The records offer a variety of information relating to the assessment and valuation of personal and real property in the state of Michigan, and are grouped into several categories: statistical analysis (STC 3); appraisal record card (STC 2); appraisal record card for commercial properties (STC 11); acreage (STC 13); real and personal property statement (no form number); and farm personal inventory (no form number). Records relate to cities and villages as well as rural areas. Records are arranged alphabetically by name of county and township, city, village or assessment district.

Subject Terms

    Subjects:
    • Real property -- Valuation -- Michigan.
    • Farms -- Valuation -- Michigan.
    • Farm equipment -- Valuation -- Michigan.
    • Commercial real estate -- Valuation -- Michigan.
    • Personal property -- Valuation -- Michigan.
    • Taxation -- Michigan.
    • Property tax -- Michigan.
    • Real property -- Michigan.
    • Farms -- Michigan.
    • Land use, Rural -- Michigan.
    • Michigan -- Description and travel.
    Contributors:
    • Michigan. Property Tax Division.
    • Michigan. State Tax Commission.
    • United States. Work Projects Administration.
    Contents List
       Container / Location    Title
     
    Series 1: Rural Property Inventory,  c1936-1942 [series]:

    Unbound cars identified as form number 31A, Michigan State Tax Commission, W.P.A. Project S-110. Describes land, buildings, fences, crops, wood and forest timber, means of communication, and head and light. Arranged alphabetically by name of township, then numerically by section number. No index. Not complete for all counties included.

    Offers year of inventory; number of school district; legal description; code; name of village, township, and county wherein located; name and post office address of individual assessed; together with amount of acreage within certain classifications. Classifications are: "A" Agricultural; "B" Special Agricultural; "C" Swamp; "D" Commercial Orchard, Vineyards, and Berries; "E" Forest and Timber Area, Farm Woodlot and Cut-Over; and "Other" sugar bush, road, marsh, lake, waste, and recreational.

    Sketches of house and general land area are included. Building description includes type; year built or remodeled; dimensions in linear and cubic feet; condition and type of foundation, exterior roof, floor and utilities. Remarks may refer to stanchions and fixtures. Buildings of lesser importance such as cribs, poultry houses, garages, fruit storage and the like are described by brief narrative. Farm fences are described by kind and condition of fence posts. The "Woodlot and Forest Timber Tally" offers type, board feet, cord, stem cut, and density. V

     
    Antrim County
    Boxes   1-2  
    Banks Township
    Boxes   2-3  
    Central Lake Township
    Box   3  
    Chestonia Township
    Boxes   3-4  
    Custer Township
    Box   4  
    Echo Township
    Box   5  
    Elk Rapids Township
    Boxes   5-6  
    Forest Home Township
    Box   6  
    Helena Township
    Boxes   6-7  
    Jordan Township
    Boxes   7-8  
    Kearney Township
    Boxes   8-9  
    Mancelona Township
    Boxes   9-10  
    Milton Township
    Box   10  
    Star Township
    Boxes   10-11  
    Torch Lake Township
    Box   11  
    Warner Township
     
    Arenac County
    Box   12  
    Adams Township
    Boxes   12-13  
    Arenac Township
    Boxes   13-14  
    Au Gres Township
    Boxes   14  
    Clayton Township
    Boxes   14-15  
    Deep River Township
    Boxes   15-16  
    Lincoln Township
    Box   16  
    Mason Township
    Boxes   16-17  
    Moffatt Township
    Box   17  
    Sims Township
    Boxes   17-18  
    Standish Township
    Box   18  
    Turner Township
    Box   18  
    Whitney Township
     
    Bay County
    Boxes   19-21  
    Bangor Township
    Boxes   21-22  
    Beaver Township
    Boxes   22-23  
    Fraser Township
    Box   23  
    Garfield Township
    Box   23  
    Gibson Township
    Boxes   23-26  
    Hampton Township
    Boxes   26-27  
    Kawkawlin Township
    Box   27  
    Merritt Township
    Boxes   28-29  
    Monitor Township
    Boxes   29-30  
    Mount Forest Township
    Box   30  
    Piconning Township
    Boxes   31-32  
    Portsmouth Township
    Boxes   32-33  
    Williams Township
     
    Calhoun County
    Box   34  
    Albion Township
    Box   33  
    Athens Township
    Boxes   34-35  
    Battle Creek Township
    Boxes   35-36  
    Bedford Township
    Boxes   36-37  
    Burlington Township
    Box   37  
    Clarence Township
    Boxes   38-39  
    Clarendon Township
    Box   39  
    Convis Township
    Box   40  
    Eckford Township
    Boxes   40-41  
    Emmett Township
    Box   42  
    Fredonia Township
    Boxes   42-43  
    Homer Township
    Boxes   43-44  
    Lee Township
    Boxes   44-45  
    Leroy Township
    Boxes   45-46  
    Marengo Township
    Boxes   46  
    Marshall Township
    Boxes   46-47  
    Newton Township
    Boxes   47-48  
    Pennfield Township
    Boxes   48-49  
    Sheridan Township
    Box   49  
    Tekonsha Township
     
    Crawford County
    Box   50  
    Beaver Creek Township
    Boxes   50-52  
    Frederic Township
    Boxes   52-54  
    Gralying Township
    Box   54  
    Lovells Township
    Boxes   54-56  
    Maple Forest Township
    Boxes   56-57  
    South Branch Township
     
    Dickinson County
    Boxes   411-412  
    West Branch Township
     
    Emmet County    [Emmet County Rural Property Inventories filed in Equalized Valuation Boxes 462-463]
    Box   413  
    West Traverse Township
     
    Gladwin County
    Boxes   57-58  
    Beaverton Township
    Box   58  
    Bentley Township
    Box   59  
    Billings Township
    Box   59  
    Bourret Township
    Box   60  
    Buckeye Township
    Boxes   60-61  
    Butman Township
    Box   61  
    Clement Township
    Boxes   61-62  
    Gladwin Township Township
    Box   62  
    Grim Township
    Boxes   62-63  
    Grout Township
    Boxes   63-64  
    Hay Township
    Box   64  
    Sage Township
    Box   65  
    Secord Township
    Boxes   65-66  
    Sherman Township
    Box   66  
    Tobacco Township
     
    Gogebic County
    Boxes   66-70  
    Bessemer Township
    Boxes   70-71  
    Erwin Township
    Boxes   72-77  
    Ironwood Township
    Boxes   77-85  
    Marenisco Township
    Boxes   86-90  
    Wakefield Township
    Boxes   91-97  
    Watersmeet Township
     
    Hillsdale County
    Boxes   97-98  
    Adams Township
    Box   99  
    Allen Township
    Box   99  
    Amboy Township
    Boxes   99-100  
    Cambria Township
    Boxes   100-101  
    Camden Township
    Boxes   101-102  
    Fayette Township
    Box   102  
    Hillsdale Township
    Boxes   102-103  
    Jefferson Township
    Boxes   103-104  
    Litchfield Township
    Boxes   104-105  
    Moscow Township
    Box   105  
    Pittsford Township
    Box   106  
    Ransom Township
    Boxes   106-107  
    Reading Township
    Box   108  
    Scipio Township
    Boxes   107-109  
    Somerset Township    [Somerset 1-16 in box 107]
    Boxes   109-110  
    Wheatland Township
    Box   110  
    Woodbridge Township
    Box   111  
    Wright Township
     
    Huron County
    Boxes   112-113  
    Bingham Township
    Boxes   112-114  
    Bloomfield Township
    Box   113  
    Brookfield Township
    Box   114  
    Caseville Township
    Boxes   114-115  
    Chandler Township
    Box   115  
    Colfax Township
    Box   116  
    Dwight Township
    Boxes   116-117  
    Fairhaven Township
    Box   117  
    Gore Township
    Boxes   117-118  
    Grant Township
    Box   118  
    Hume Township
    Boxes   118-119  
    Huron Township
    Box   119  
    Lake Township
    Box   120  
    Lincoln Township
    Box   120  
    McKinley Township
    Box   121  
    Meade Township
    Boxes   121-122  
    Oliver Township
    Boxes   122-123  
    Paris Township
    Box   123  
    Pointe Aux Barques Township
    Box   123  
    Port Austin Township
    Box   124  
    Port Hope Township
    Boxes   124-125  
    Sand Beach Township
    Boxes   125-126  
    Sebewaing Township
    Boxes   126-127  
    Sheridan Township
    Boxes   127-128  
    Sherman Township
    Box   128  
    Sigel Township
    Box   129  
    Verona Township
    Box   130  
    Winsor Township
     
    Ingham County
    Boxes   131-132  
    Delhi Township
    Box   132-133  
    Lansing Township
    Box   133-134  
    Meridian Township
     
    Iosco County
    Box   135  
    Alabaster Township
    Box   135  
    Au Sable Township
    Boxes   135-136  
    Baldwin Township
    Boxes   136-137  
    Burleigh Township
    Box   137  
    Grant Township
    Boxes   137-139  
    Oscoda Township
    Boxes   139-141  
    Plainfield Township
    Box   141  
    Reno Township
    Boxes   141-142  
    Sherman Township
    Boxes   142-143  
    Tawas Township
    Box   143  
    Wilber Township
     
    Iron County
    Boxes   144-146  
    Bates Township
    Boxes   146-152  
    Crystal Falls Township
    Boxes   152-155  
    Hematite Township
    Boxes   156-161  
    Iron River Township
    Boxes   161-164  
    Mansfield Township
    Boxes   164-167  
    Mastodon Township
    Boxes   168-171  
    Stambaugh Township
     
    Isabella County
    Box   171-172  
    Broomfield Township
    Box   172  
    Chippewa Township
    Box   173  
    Coe Township
    Boxes   173-174  
    Coldwater Township
    Box   174  
    Deerfield Township
    Box   175  
    Denver Township
    Boxes   175-176  
    Fremont Township
    Box   176  
    Gilmore Township
    Box   177  
    Isabella Township
    Box   178  
    Lincoln Township
    Boxes   178-179  
    Nottawa Township
    Boxes   179-180  
    Rolland Township
    Box   180  
    Sherman Township
    Boxes   180-181  
    Union Township
    Box   181  
    Vernon Township
    Boxes   181-182  
    Wise Township
     
    Jackson County
    Boxes   182-183  
    Blackman Township
    Boxes   183-184  
    Columbia Township
    Boxes   445-446  
    Concord Township
    Box   185  
    Grass Lake Township
    Boxes   186-187  
    Hanover Township
    Boxes   446-447  
    Henrietta Township
    Boxes   187-189  
    Leoni Township
    Box   190  
    Liberty Township
    Box   191  
    Napoleon Township
    Boxes   191-192  
    Norvell Township
    Boxes   192-193  
    Parma Township
    Boxes   193-194  
    Pulaski Township
    Boxes   194-195  
    Rives Township
    Boxes   195-196  
    Sandstone Township
    Box   196  
    Spring Arbor Township
    Box   197  
    Springport Township
    Boxes   197-199  
    Summit Township
    Boxes   199-200  
    Tompkins Township
    Boxes   200-201  
    Waterloo Township
     
    Lake County
    Box   201  
    Chase Township
    Boxes   201-202  
    Cherry Valley Township
    Boxes   202-203  
    Dover Township
    Box   203  
    Eden Township
    Box   203  
    Elk Township
    Boxes   204-205  
    Ellsworth Township
    Boxes   205-206  
    Lake Township
    Box   206  
    Newkirk Township (South)
    Box   207  
    Newkirk Township (North)
    Boxes   207-208  
    Peacock Township
    Box   208  
    Pinora Township
    Boxes   208-209  
    Pleasant Plains Township
    Box   209-210  
    Sauble Township
    Box   210  
    Sweetwater Township
    Boxes   210-211  
    Webber Township
    Boxes   211-212  
    Yates Township
     
    Lapeer County
    Boxes   212-213  
    Almont Township
    Boxes   213-214  
    Arcadia Township
    Boxes   214-215  
    Attica Township
    Box   215  
    Burlington Township
    Boxes   215-216  
    Burnside Township
    Boxes   216-217  
    Deerfield Township
    Boxes   217-218  
    Dryden Township
    Boxes   218-219  
    Elba Township
    Boxes   219-220  
    Goodland Township
    Boxes   220-221  
    Hadley Township
    Boxes   221-222  
    Imlay Township
    Box   222  
    Lapeer Township
    Box   223  
    Marathon Township
    Boxes   223-224  
    Mayfield Township
    Boxes   224-225  
    Metamora Township
    Boxes   225-226  
    North Branch Township
    Boxes   226-227  
    Oregon Township
    Box   227  
    Rich Township
     
    Luce County
    Boxes   414-416  
    Columbus Township
    Boxes   416-417  
    Lakefield Township
    Box   418-425  
    McMillan Township
    Boxes   425-426  
    Pentland Township
     
    Mackinac County
    Boxes   427-429  
    Brevort Township
    Boxes   429-431  
    Clark Township
     
    Mason County
    Box   431  
    Amber Township
    Box   432  
    Branch Township
    Boxes   432-433  
    Custer Township
    Boxes   433-434  
    Eden Township
    Boxes   434-435  
    Free Soil Township
    Boxes   435-436  
    Grant Township
    Box   436-437  
    Hamlin Township
    Box   437  
    Logan Township
    Boxes   438-439  
    Meade Township
    Boxes   439-440  
    Pere Marquette Township
    Boxes   440-441  
    Riverton Township
    Boxes   441-442  
    Sheridan Township
    Boxes   442-443  
    Summit Township
    Boxes   443-444  
    Victory Township
     
    Mecosta County
    Box   444  
    Austin Township
     
    Monroe County
    Box   445  
    Dundee Township
     
    Montmorency County
    Boxes   227-228  
    Albert Township
    Boxes   228-229  
    Avery Township
    Box   230-231  
    Briley Township
    Boxes   231-233  
    Hillman Township
    Boxes   233-234  
    Loud Township
    Boxes   234-236  
    Montmorency Township
    Boxes   236-237  
    Rust Township
    Boxes   237-239  
    Vienna Township
     
    Newaygo County
    Boxes   239-240  
    Ashland Township
    Box   240  
    Barton Township
    Boxes   240-241  
    Beaver Township
    Boxes   241-242  
    Big Prairie Township
    Box   242  
    Bridgeton Township
    Boxes   243-244  
    Brooks Township
    Boxes   244-245  
    Croton Township
    Box   245  
    Dayton Township
    Boxes   245-246  
    Denver Township
    Boxes   246-247  
    Ensley Township
    Boxes   247-248  
    Everett Township
    Boxes   248-249  
    Garfield Township
    Box   249  
    Goodwell Township
    Boxes   249-250  
    Grant Township
    Box   251  
    Home Township
    Boxes   251-252  
    Lilley Township
    Box   252  
    Lincoln Township
    Box   253  
    Merrill Township
    Boxes   253-254  
    Monroe Township
    Box   254  
    Norwich Township
    Boxes   254-255  
    Sheridan Township
    Box   255  
    Sherman Township
    Box   298  
    Troy Township
    Boxes   298-299  
    Wilcox Township
     
    Oakland County
    Boxes   299-300  
    Addison Township
    Boxes   300-301  
    Avon Township
    Box   301  
    Bloomfield Township
    Boxes   302-303  
    Brandon Township
    Boxes   303-304  
    Commerce Township
    Boxes   304-306  
    Farmington Township
    Boxes   306-207  
    Groveland Township
    Boxes   307-308  
    Highland Township
    Box   308  
    Holly Township
    Boxes   309-310  
    Independence Township
    Boxes   310-311  
    Lyon Township
    Boxes   311-312  
    Milford Township
    Boxes   312-313  
    Novi Township
    Boxes   313-314  
    Oakland Township
    Boxes   314-315  
    Orion Township
    Boxes   315-316  
    Oxford Township
    Box   316  
    Pontiac Township
    Box   317  
    Rose Township
    Box   317  
    Royal Oak Township
    Boxes   318-319  
    Southfield Township
    Boxes   319-320  
    Springfield Township
    Boxes   320-322  
    Troy Township
    Box   322  
    Waterford Township
    Boxes   323-324  
    West Bloomfield Township
    Box   325  
    White Lake Township
     
    Oceana County
    Boxes   325-326  
    Benona Township
    Boxes   326-327  
    Claybanks Township
    Boxes   327-328  
    Colfax Township
    Box   328  
    Crystal Township
    Boxes   328-329  
    Elbridge Township
    Boxes   256-257  
    Ferry Township
    Box   257  
    Golden Township
    Box   258  
    Grant Township
    Box   259  
    Greenwood Township
    Boxes   259-260  
    Hart Township
    Boxes   260-261  
    Leavitt Township
    Box   261-262  
    Newfield Township
    Box   262-264  
    Otto Township
    Box   264  
    Pentwater Township
    Boxes   264-265  
    Shelby Township
    Boxes   265-266  
    Weare Township
     
    Ogemaw County
    Box   266  
    Churchill Township
    Box   267  
    Cumming Township
    Boxes   267-268  
    Edwards Township
    Boxes   268-269  
    Foster Township
    Boxes   269-270  
    Goodar Township
    Box   270  
    Hill Township
    Box   271  
    Horton Township
    Boxes   271-272  
    Klacking Township
    Box   272  
    Logan Township
    Boxes   272-273  
    Mills Township
    Boxes   273-274  
    Richland Township
    Box   274-275  
    Rose Township
    Boxes   275-276  
    West Branch Township
     
    Ontonagon County
    Boxes   276-277  
    Bergland Township
    Boxes   277-278  
    Bohemia Township
    Boxes   278-280  
    Carp Lake Township
    Box   280-282  
    Greenland Township
    Boxes   282-284  
    Haight Township
    Boxes   284-285  
    Interior Township
    Boxes   285-286  
    Matchwood Township
    Boxes   447-448  
    McMillan Township
    Boxes   448-451  
    Ontonagon Township
    Boxes   286-288  
    Rockland Township
    Boxes   288-290  
    Stannard Township
     
    Oscoda County
    Boxes   290-291  
    Big Creek Township
    Boxes   292-293  
    Clinton Township
    Boxes   293-294  
    Comins Township
    Boxes   294-295  
    Elmer Township
    Boxes   295-296  
    Greenwood Township
    Boxes   296-297  
    Mentor Township
     
    Otsego County
    Box   330  
    Bagley Township
    Boxes   330-331  
    Charlton Township
    Boxes   331-332  
    Chester Township
    Box   332-333  
    Corwith Township
    Boxes   333-334  
    Dover Township
    Boxes   334-335  
    Elmira Township
    Box   335  
    Hayes Township
    Box   336  
    Livingston Township
    Boxes   336-337  
    Otsego Lake Township
     
    Ottawa County
    Boxes   337-338  
    Jamestown Township
    Boxes   338-339  
    Olive Township
    Boxes   339-340  
    Park Township
    Boxes   340-341  
    Polkton Township
    Box   341  
    Port Sheldon Township
    Box   342  
    Robinson Township
    Boxes   343-344  
    Spring Lake Township
    Boxes   344-345  
    Tallmadge Township
    Box   345-346  
    Wright Township
    Boxes   346-347  
    Zeeland Township
     
    Sanilac
    Box   348  
    Argyle Township
    Boxes   348-349  
    Austin Township
    Boxes   349-350  
    Bridgehampton Township
    Box   350  
    Buel Township
    Boxes   350-351  
    Custer Township
    Boxes   351-352  
    Delaware Township
    Boxes   352-353  
    Elk Township
    Box   353  
    Elmer Township
    Boxes   353-354  
    Evergreen Township
    Box   354  
    Flynn Township
    Boxes   354-355  
    Forester Township
    Boxes   355-356  
    Fremont Township
    Boxes   356-357  
    Lamotte Township
    Boxes   357-358  
    Livingston Township
    Boxes   358-359  
    Maple Valley Township
    Box   359  
    Marion Township
    Box   360  
    Marlette Township
    Box   361  
    Minden Township
    Box   362  
    Moore Township
    Box   361  
    Novi Township
    Boxes   362-362a  
    Sanilac Township
    Box   362a  
    Speaker Township
    Box   363  
    Washington Township
    Boxes   363-364  
    Watertown Township
    Boxes   364-365  
    Wheatland Township
    Box   365  
    Worth Township
     
    Shiawassee County
    Box   366  
    Antrim Township
    Boxes   366-367  
    Bennington Township
    Box   367  
    Burns Township
    Box   368  
    Caledonia Township
    Box   369  
    Fairfield Township
    Boxes   369-370  
    Hazelton Township
    Box   370  
    Middlebury Township
    Boxes   370-371  
    New Haven Township
    Boxes   371-372  
    Owosso Township
    Boxes   372-373  
    Perry Township
    Box   373  
    Rush Township
    Box   374  
    Sciota Township
    Boxes   374-375  
    Shiawassee Township
    Boxes   375-376  
    Venice Township
    Boxes   376-377  
    Vernon Township
    Boxes   377-378  
    Woodhull Township
     
    St. Joseph County
    Boxes   378-379  
    Burr Oak Township
    Box   379  
    Colon Township
    Box   380  
    Constantine Township
    Boxes   381-382  
    Fabius Township
    Box   382  
    Fawn River Township
    Boxes   382-383  
    Florence Township
    Boxes   383-384  
    Flowerfield Township
    Boxes   384-385  
    Leonidas Township
    Boxes   385-386  
    Lockport Township
    Box   386  
    Mendon Township
    Boxes   386-387  
    Mottville Township
    Boxes   387-388  
    Nottawa Township
    Boxes   388-389  
    Park Township
    Boxes   389-390  
    Sherman Township
    Boxes   390-391  
    Sturgis Township
    Boxes   391-392  
    White Pigeon Township
     
    Van Buren County
    Boxes   392-393  
    Almena Township
    Boxes   393-394  
    Antwerp Township
    Boxes   394-395  
    Bangor Township
    Boxes   395-396  
    Bloomingdale Township
    Boxes   396-397  
    Columbia Township
    Boxes   397-398  
    Covert Township
    Boxes   389-399  
    Decatur Township
    Boxes   400-401  
    Geneva Township
    Box   401  
    Hamilton Township
    Box   402  
    Hartford Township
    Boxes   403-404  
    Keeler Township
    Boxes   404-405  
    Lawrence Township
    Boxes   405-406  
    Paw Paw Township
    Boxes   406-407  
    Pine Grove Township
    Boxes   407-408  
    Porter Township
    Boxes   409-410  
    South Haven Township
    Box   410  
    Waverly Township
     
    Series 2: Analysis of Equalized Valuations,  1954-1957 [series]:

    Includes printed forms, carrying information written in pencil and ink. STC 3, statistical analysis, offers name of county, assessment district, year, assessment roll classification, property appraisals, percent ratio assessment to appraisal and equalized valuation by class of property, ie., improved vacant residential, business, farm, industrial, utility, suburban and resort acreage and buildings on leased land. Form STC2, appraisal record card, offers name of county, township, city or village, date of transfer, grantee's name and address, notation of check for revenue stamp, verified sale price, notation of building or alteration permit, date, and amount. Includes description of property, improvements, type of land, property classification, land value computations, enhancing or detracting influences, tax year, assessed value, value set by board of review, value set by tax commission. Reverse side offers type of house, construction, insulation, heating; number of rooms and apartments; kind of exterior wall, foundation, basement, interior finish, roofing and plumbing; size and number of fireplaces; year building was constructed; description of garage; base value computations for all buildings including porches or breezeways; plan of main building; name of person interviewed; name of examiner and date.

    STC 11, rev., appraisal record card for commercial properties, varies slightly to add sketch of land; land improvements, land value computations; wiring type; and miscellaneous. Latter includes air conditioning, incinerator, sprinkler, etc. Occasionally includes adding machine tapes for total figures.

    STC 13, Acreage, offers county, township, owner, description, physical and economic factors, fruit, land value, summary of appraisal, cropland and untillable pasture, description and year of construction of house, plan of house, net adjustment, other buildings, main farm buildings, name of person interviewed, name of examiner, base value computations, remarks and date. May also include reel and personal property statement (no form number) and accompanying face sheet abstracting certain total figures and basic information on location ownership, type of business, sales tax license number and the like. An unnumbered form reports farm personal inventory of stock and farm machinery together with summary of items; valuation by taxpayer; valuation by assessing officer or State Tax Commission; name and address of person assessed; name of farm owner; amount of acreage owned, rented, and tillable; name of person interviewed; signature of assessing officer or notary public and date.

    Record relates to cities and villages as well as rural areas. Arranged alphabetically by name of county and township, city, village, or assessment district.

    Box   452  
    Alger County
     
    Berrien County
    Box   452  
    Bainbridge Township
    Box   453  
    Baroda Township
    Boxes   453-454  
    Benton Township
    Box   459  
    Buchanan Township
    Box   454-455  
    Chikaming Township
    Box   455  
    Coloma Township
    Boxes   455-456  
    Hagar Township
    Box   456  
    Lake Township
    Box   456  
    Lincoln Township
    Boxes   456-457  
    New Buffalo Township
    Box   457  
    Niles Township
    Box   457  
    Oronoko Township
    Box   458  
    Pipestone Township
    Box   458  
    Royalton Township
    Box   458  
    St. Joseph Township
    Box   458  
    Sodus Township
    Box   458  
    Three Oaks Township
    Box   459  
    Watervliet Township
    Box   459  
    Weesaw Township
    Boxes   459-460  
    City of Benton Harbor
    Box   460  
    City of Bridgeman
    Box   459  
    City of Buchanan
    Box   460  
    City of Coloma
    Boxes   460-461  
    City of Niles
    Box   461  
    City of St. Joseph
    Box   461  
    City of Watervliet
     
    Emmet County
    Box   462  
    Bear Creek Township
    Box   462  
    Bliss Township
    Box   462  
    Carp Lake Township
    Box   462  
    Center Township
    Box   462  
    Cross Village Township
    Box   462  
    Friendship Township
    Box   462  
    Littlefield Township
    Box   462  
    Little Traverse Township
    Box   463  
    Maple River Township
    Box   463  
    Readmond Township
    Box   463  
    McKinley Township
    Box   463  
    Pleasant View Township
    Box   463  
    Resort Township
    Box   463  
    Springville Township
    Box   463  
    Wawatam Township
    Box   463  
    West Traverse Township
    Box   463  
    City of Harbor Springs
    Box   463  
    City of Petoskey
     
    Gratiot County
    Box   464  
    Arcada Township
    Box   464  
    Bethany Township
    Box   464  
    Elba Township
    Box   464  
    Emerson Township
    Box   464  
    Fulton Township
    Box   464  
    Hamilton Township
    Box   464  
    Ithaca Township
    Box   464  
    Layfayette Township
    Box   464  
    Newark Township
    Box   464  
    New Haven Township
    Box   465  
    North Shade Township
    Box   465  
    North Star Township
    Box   465  
    Pine River Township
    Box   465  
    Seville Township
    Box   465  
    Summer Township
    Box   465  
    Wheeler Township
    Box   465  
    City of Alma
    Box   466  
    City of St. Louis
     
    Ingham County
    Box   466  
    Alaiedon Township
    Box   466  
    Aurelius Township
    Box   466  
    Bunker Hill Township
    Box   466  
    Delhi Township
    Box   466  
    Ingham Township
    Boxes   466-467  
    Lansing Township
    Box   467  
    Leroy Township
    Box   467  
    Leslie Township
    Box   467  
    Locke Township
    Boxes   467-468  
    Meridian Township
    Box   468  
    Onondaga Township
    Box   468  
    Stockbridge Township
    Box   468  
    Vevay Township
    Box   468  
    Wheatfield Township
    Box   468  
    Williamston Township
    Box   469  
    City of East Lansing
    Box   469  
    City of Lansing
    Box   469  
    City of Mason
    Box   469  
    City of Williamston
     
    Ionia County
    Box   470  
    Berlin Township
    Box   470  
    Boston Township
    Box   470  
    Campbell Township
    Box   470  
    Danby Township
    Box   470  
    Easton Township
    Box   470  
    Ionia Township
    Box   471  
    Keene Township
    Box   471  
    Lyons Township
    Box   471  
    North Plains Township
    Box   471  
    Odessa Township
    Box   471  
    Orange Township
    Box   471  
    Orleans Township
    Box   471  
    Otisco Township
    Box   472  
    Portland Township
    Box   472  
    Ronald Township
    Box   472  
    Sebewa Township
    Box   472  
    City of Belding
    Box   472  
    City of Ionia
     
    Kalamazoo County
    Box   473  
    Alamo Township
    Box   473  
    Brady Township
    Box   473  
    Charleston Township
    Box   473  
    Climax Township
    Box   473  
    Comstock Township
    Boxes   473-474  
    Cooper Township
    Boxes   474-475  
    Kalamazoo Township
    Box   475  
    Oshtemo Township
    Box   475  
    Pavilion Township
    Box   475  
    Portage Township
    Box   476  
    Prairie Ronde Township
    Box   476  
    Richland Township
    Box   476  
    Ross Township
    Box   476  
    Schoolcraft Township
    Box   477  
    Texas Township
    Box   477  
    Wakeshmo Township
    Box   477  
    City of Galesburg
    Boxes   477-478  
    City of Kalamazoo
    Box   478  
    City of Parchment
     
    Lenawee County
    Box   478  
    Adrian Township
    Box   478  
    Blissfield Township
    Box   478  
    Campbridge Township
    Box   479  
    Clinton Township
    Box   479  
    Deerfield Township
    Box   479  
    Dover Township
    Box   479  
    Fairfield Township
    Box   479  
    Hudson Township
    Box   479  
    Macon Township
    Box   480  
    Madison Township
    Box   480  
    Medina Township
    Box   480  
    Ogden Township
    Box   480  
    Palmyra Township
    Box   480  
    Raisin Township
    Box   480  
    Ridgeway Township
    Box   480  
    Riga Township
    Box   481  
    Rollin Township
    Box   481  
    Rome Township
    Box   481  
    Senewa Township
    Box   481  
    Tecumseh Township
    Box   481  
    Woodstock Township
    Box   482  
    City of Adrian
    Box   482  
    City of Hudson
    Box   483  
    City of Morenci
    Box   483  
    City of Tecumseh
     
    Luce County
    Box   483  
    Columbus Township
    Box   483  
    Lakefield Township
    Boxes   483-484  
    McMillan Township
    Box   483  
    Pentland Township
     
    Macomb County
    Box   484  
    Armada Township
    Box   484  
    Bruce Township
    Boxes   484-485  
    Chesterfield Township
    Box   485  
    Clinton Township
    Box   485  
    Erin Township
    Box   485  
    Harrison Township
    Box   485  
    Lennox Township
    Box   485  
    Macomb Township
    Box   486  
    Ray Township
    Box   486  
    Richmond Township
    Box   486  
    Shelby Township
    Box   486  
    Sterling Township
    Box   487  
    Washington Township
    Box   487  
    City of Centerline
    Box   487  
    City of East Detroit
    Box   487  
    City of Memphis
    Box   487  
    City of Mt. Clemens
    Box   487  
    City of New Baltimore
    Box   488  
    City of St. Clair Shores
    Box   488  
    City of Utica
    Box   488  
    City of Warren
     
    Mecosta County
    Box   489  
    Aetna Township
    Box   489  
    Austin Township
    Box   489  
    Big Rapids Township
    Box   489  
    Chippewa Township
    Box   489  
    Colfax Township
    Box   489  
    Deerfield Township
    Box   489  
    Fork Township
    Box   489  
    Grant Township
    Box   489  
    Green Township
    Box   489  
    Martiny Township
    Box   489  
    Hinton Township
    Box   489  
    Mecosta Township
    Box   489  
    Millbrook Township
    Box   490  
    Morton Township
    Box   490  
    Sheridan Township
    Box   490  
    Wheatland Township
    Box   490  
    City of Big Rapids
     
    Missaukee County
    Box   490  
    Aetna Township
    Box   490  
    Bloomfield Township
    Box   490  
    Butterfield Township
    Box   490  
    Caldwell Township
    Box   490  
    Clam Union Township
    Box   491  
    Enterprise Township
    Box   491  
    Forest Township
    Box   491  
    Holland Township
    Box   491  
    Lake Township
    Box   491  
    Norwich Township
    Box   491  
    Pioneer Township
    Box   491  
    Reeder Township
    Box   491  
    Richland Township
    Box   491  
    Riverside Township
    Box   491  
    West Branch Township
    Box   491  
    City of Lake City
    Box   491  
    City of McBain
     
    Monroe County
    Box   491  
    Ash Township
    Box   492  
    Bedford Township
    Box   492  
    Berlin Township
    Box   492  
    Dundee Township
    Box   493  
    Erie Township
    Box   493  
    Exeter Township
    Boxes   493-394  
    Frenchtown Township
    Box   494  
    Ida Township
    Box   494  
    LaSalle Township
    Box   494  
    London Township
    Box   494  
    Milan Township
    Box   495  
    Monroetown Township
    Box   495  
    Raisinville Township
    Box   495  
    Summerfield Township
    Box   495  
    Whiteford Township
    Box   496  
    City of Monroe
     
    Montcalm County
    Box   497  
    Belvidere Township
    Box   498  
    Bloomer Township
    Box   498  
    Bushnell Township
    Box   498  
    Cato Township
    Box   498  
    Crystal Day Township
    Box   498  
    Douglas Township
    Box   498  
    Eureka Township
    Box   496  
    Evergreen Township
    Box   496  
    Fairplain Township
    Box   497  
    Ferris Township
    Box   499  
    Greenville Township
    Box   497  
    Home Township
    Box   497  
    Maple Valley Township
    Box   497  
    Montcalm Township
    Box   497  
    Pierson Township
    Box   497  
    Pine Township
    Box   499  
    Reynolds Township
    Box   499  
    Richland Township
    Box   499  
    Sidney Township
    Box   499  
    Winfield Township
    Box   499  
    City of Stanton
     
    Montmorency County
    Box   500  
    Albert Township
    Box   500  
    Avery Township
    Box   500  
    Briley Township
    Box   500  
    Hillman Township
    Box   500  
    Loud Township
    Box   500  
    Montmorency Township
    Box   501  
    Rust Township
    Box   501  
    Vienna Township
     
    Ontonagon County
    Box   501  
    Bergland Township
    Box   501  
    Bohemia Township
    Box   501  
    Carp Lake Township
    Box   501  
    Greenland Township
    Box   501  
    Haight Township
    Box   501  
    Interior Township
    Box   501  
    Matchwood Township
    Box   501  
    McMillan Township
    Box   501  
    Ontonagon Township
    Box   502  
    Rockland Township
    Box   502  
    Stannard Township
     
    Oscoda County
    Box   502  
    Big Creek Township
    Box   502  
    Clinton Township
    Box   502  
    Comins Township
    Box   502  
    Elmer Township
    Box   502  
    Greenwood Township
    Box   503  
    Mentor Township
     
    St. Clair County
    Box   503  
    Berlin Township
    Box   503  
    Brockway Township
    Box   503  
    Burchville Township
    Box   503  
    Casco Township
    Box   503  
    China Township
    Box   504  
    Clay Township
    Box   505  
    Clyde Township
    Box   505  
    Columbus Township
    Box   505  
    Cottrellville Township
    Box   505  
    East China Township
    Box   505  
    Emmett Township
    Box   505  
    Fort Gratiot Township
    Box   506  
    Grant Township
    Box   506  
    Greenwood Township
    Box   506  
    Ira Township
    Box   506  
    Kenockee Township
    Box   506  
    Kimball Township
    Box   507  
    Lynn Township
    Box   507  
    Mussey Township
    Box   507  
    Port Huron Township
    Box   507  
    Riley Township
    Box   508  
    Wales Township
    Box   508  
    City of Marine City
    Box   508  
    City of Marysville
    Box   508  
    City of Memphis
    Box   508  
    City of New Baltimore
    Box   509  
    City of Port Huron
    Box   509  
    City of St. Clair
    Box   510  
    City of Yale
     
    St. Joseph County
    Box   510  
    Burr Oak Township
    Box   510  
    Colon Township
    Box   510  
    Constantine Township
    Box   510  
    Fabius Township
    Box   511  
    Fawn River Township
    Box   511  
    Florence Township
    Box   511  
    Flowerfield Township
    Box   511  
    Leonidas Township
    Box   511  
    Lockport Township
    Box   511  
    Mendon Township
    Box   511  
    Mottville Township
    Box   511  
    Nottawa Township
    Box   512  
    Park Township
    Box   512  
    Sherman Township
    Box   512  
    Sturgis Township
    Box   512  
    White Pigeon Township
    Box   512  
    City of Sturgis
    Box   513  
    City of Three Rivers
    Box   512  
    City of White Pigeon
     
    Sanilac County
    Box   513  
    Argyle Township
    Box   513  
    Austin Township
    Box   513  
    Bridgehampton Township
    Box   513  
    Buel Township
    Box   513  
    Custer Township
    Box   513  
    Delaware Township
    Box   513  
    Elk Township
    Box   514  
    Elmer Township
    Box   514  
    Evergreen Township
    Box   514  
    Flynn Township
    Box   514  
    Forester Township
    Box   514  
    Fremont Township
    Box   514  
    Greenleaf Township
    Box   514  
    Lamotte Township
    Box   514  
    Lexington Township
    Box   514  
    Maple Valley Township
    Box   514  
    Marion Township
    Box   515  
    Marlette Township
    Box   515  
    Minden Township
    Box   515  
    Moore Township
    Box   515  
    Sanilac Township
    Box   515  
    Speaker Township
    Box   515  
    Washington Township
    Box   515  
    Watertown Township
    Box   515  
    Wheatland Township
    Box   516  
    Worth Township
    Box   516  
    City of Brown City
    Box   516  
    City of Croswell
    Box   516  
    City of Sandusky
     
    Van Buren County
    Box   516  
    Almena Township
    Box   516  
    Antwerp Township
    Box   517  
    Arlington Township
    Box   517  
    Bangor Township
    Box   517  
    Bloomingdale Township
    Box   517  
    Columbia Township
    Box   517  
    Covert Township
    Box   517  
    Decatur Township
    Box   518  
    Geneva Township
    Box   518  
    Hamilton Township
    Box   518  
    Hartford Township
    Box   518  
    Keeler Township
    Box   518  
    Lawrence Township
    Box   519  
    Paw Paw Township
    Box   519  
    Pine Grove Township
    Box   519  
    Porter Township
    Box   519  
    South Haven Township
    Box   519  
    Waverly Township
    Box   519  
    City of Gobles
    Boxes   518-519  
    City of South Haven
     
    Wexford County
    Box   520  
    Antioch Township
    Box   520  
    Boon Township
    Box   520  
    Cedar Creek Township
    Box   520  
    Cherry Grove Township
    Box   520  
    Clam Lake Township
    Box   520  
    Colfax Township
    Box   520  
    Greenwood Township
    Box   520  
    Hanover Township
    Box   520  
    Haring Township
    Box   520  
    Henderson Township
    Box   520  
    Liberty Township
    Box   520  
    Selma Township
    Box   520  
    Slagle Township
    Box   520  
    South Branch Township
    Box   520  
    Springville Township
    Box   520  
    Wexford Township
    Box   520  
    City of Cadillac
    Box   520  
    City of Manton