Clarke Historical Library
Central Michigan University

Finding aid for
Wise Township (Isabella County, Michigan) Township Records

Finding aid created by
A. Abruquah, Marian Matyn

Summary Information
Title: Wise Township (Isabella County, Michigan) Township Records,
Creator: Wise (Isabella County, Mich. : Township)
Inclusive dates: 1898-1939
Extent: .5 cubic feet (in 1 box)
Abstract:
The records consist of photocopies of legal-sized mortgages, insurance policies, tax receipts, blueprints, oaths and bonds, notices of candidates and meetings, petitions, school district records, and miscellaneous.

Call number: MSS.
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Clarke Historical Library, Central Michigan University
250 East Preston Street
Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
Phone: 989-774-3352
Fax: 989-774-2160
Email: clarke@cmich.edu
Website: http://clarke.cmich.edu


Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Acc# none

Access Restrictions:

Wise Township (Isabella County, Michigan) Township Records are open for research.

Copyright:

Copyright is unknown.

Preferred Citation:

Wise Township (Isabella County, Michigan) Township Records, Folder # , Box #, Clarke Historical Library, Central Michigan University


Arrangement

Arrangement is alphabetical and chronological.


History

Organizational History:

Wise Township is one of the townships of Isabella County, Michigan. It was organized in 1872, named for pioneer settler George W. Wise. (This information is from Michigan Place Names by Larry B. Massie.)


Collection Scope and Content Note

The records consist of photocopies of mortgages, insurance policies, tax receipts, blueprints, oaths and bonds, notices of candidates and meetings, petitions, school district records, and miscellaneous.

Subject Terms

    Subjects:
    • Wise (Isabella County, Mich. : Township)
    • Wise (Isabella County, Mich. : Township)--History.
    • Isabella County (Mich.)--History.
    Contents List
       Container / Location    Title
     
    Wise Township (Isabella County, Michigan) Township Records. [series]:
    Box   1 F   1
    Application for Locating and Establishing, 1910
    Box   1 F   2
    Assessment Roll for a Highway Tax, undated
    Box   1 F   3
    Bank Statement, 1910
    Box   1 F   4
    Census Form, 1923
    Box   1 F   5
    Chattel Mortgages, 1922, 1931-1932
    Box   1 F   6
    Communitization Agreement, 1937
    Box   1 F   7
    Consolidated Light and Power Company Ordinance, 1912
    Box   1 F   8
    County Treasurer's Office, Tax Receipts, 1907-1926
    Box   1 F   9
    Detroit National Fire Insurance Company Policies, 1930-1936
    Box   1 F   10
    Drain Petitions / Assessments, 1903-1932
    Box   1 F   11
    Election Lists, 1900-1930
    Box   1 F   12
    house Enrollment Act, 1921
    Box   1 F   13
    Insurance Policy, 1930
    Box   1 F   14
    Joliet Bridge and Iron Company, Bridge Blueprints, undated
    Box   1 F   15
    Jurors Selected, 1915-1918
    Box   1 F   16
    Justice of Peace Lists, undated
    Box   1 F   17
    Loomis Republican Caucus Nominations, 1911-1926
    Box   1 F   18
    Miscellaneous, 1936
    Box   1 F   19
    Nominated Candidates for Township Office, 1910-1939
    Box   1 F   20
    Notices of Meeting, 1911-1922
    Box   1 F   21
    Notices to Township Clerks, 1911-1922
    Box   1 F   22
    Oaths and Bonds, 1905-1915
    Box   1 F   23
    Oil and Gas Lease, 1937
    Box   1 F   24
    Receipts / Settlements, 1928-1936
    Box   1 F   25
    Road / Highway Petitions, 1900-1930
    Box   1 F   26
    School District / Public Instruction Records, 1898-1932