Michigan municipal charters: 1913-1962
Summary Information
Title: Michigan municipal charters
Creator: Michigan Historical Collections (collector)
Inclusive dates: 1913-1962
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract:
Municipal charters of various Michigan cities, some include amendments.
Call number: 94164 Cc 2
Language: The material is in English
Repository: Bentley Historical Library
1150 Beal Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2113
Phone: 734-764-3482
Fax: 734-936-1333
e-mail: bentley.ref@umich.edu
Home Page: http://www.bentley.umich.edu/
Finding aid created by Leonard A. Coombs, Sept. 1994

Access and Use
Acquisition Information:

Most of the collection was donated by C. F. Norton (donor 1862), with some other items added.

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open without restriction.

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Copyright:

Copyright status is unclear. The creating agency may retain copyright. Patrons are responsible for determining the appropriate use or reuse of materials.

Preferred Citation:

[item], folder, box, Michigan municipal Charters, Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan


Biography

The Michigan Municipal Charters collections was brought together by the Michigan Historical Collections from a variety of sources and accessions, principally from a donation by C. F. Norton.


Collection Scope and Content Note

Municipal charters of various Michigan cities, some include amendments. Some charters are cataloged separately in the MHC printed works catalog.

Subject Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the finding aid database and catalog of The Bentley Historical Library/University of Michigan. Researchers desiring additional information about related topics should search the catalog using these headings.


  • Alpena (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Ann Arbor (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Battle Creek (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Benton Harbor (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Birmingham (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Cadillac (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Dearborn (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Detroit (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • East Ann Arbor (Ann Arbor, Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Eastpointe (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • East Lansing (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Gaylord (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Grosse Pointe Woods (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Hazel Park (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Holland (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Inkster (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Jackson (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Kalamazoo (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Ludington (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Marquette (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Midland (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Monroe (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Mount Clemens (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Mount Pleasant (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Muskegon (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Muskegon Heights (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Parchment (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Petoskey (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Pontiac (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Reed City (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Rochester (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Roosevelt Park (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Royal Oak (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Saginaw (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Saint Clair Shores (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Sault Sainte Marie (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Scottville (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • South Haven (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Tecumseh (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Traverse City (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Troy (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Walled Lake (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Warren (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Wyoming (Mich.) -- Charters.
  • Ypsilanti (Mich.) -- Charters.
Contents List
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Container / Location Title
 
Charters [series]
Box   1  
Alpena 1944
Box   1  
Ann Arbor 1956
Box   1  
Battle Creek, proposed 1960
Box   1  
Benton Harbor amended to 1945 1921

(Amendments to 1954 attached.)

Box   1  
Birmingham, 1933. Amendments to attached 1960
Box   1  
Cadillac 1913
Box   1  
Dearborn 1942
Box   1  
Dearborn 1942 amended to 1957 1942-1957
Box   1  
Detroit amended to 1944 1918

(Amendments to 1945 attached.)

Box   1  
East Ann Arbor, proposed 1946
Box   1  
East Detroit, 1929. Amendments to attached 1958
Box   1  
East Lansing 1944
Box   1  
Gaylord 1949
Box   1  
Grosse Pointe Woods, proposed 1950
Box   1  
Grosse Pointe Woods, 1950. Amendments to attached 1960
Box   1  
Hazel Park, 1942. Amendments to attached 1956
Box   1  
Hol 1913
Box   1  
Holland, 1950. Amendments to attached 1953
Box   1  
Inkster 1952
Box   1  
Jackson amended to 1952 1914

(Amendments to 1961 attached.)

Box   1  
Kalamazoo 1918 amended to 1941 1918-1941
Box   1  
Kalamazoo amended to 1955 1918

(Amendments to 1959 attached.)

Box   1  
Ludington 1916 printed 1928 1916-1928
Box   1  
Marquette 1951
Box   1  
Midland 1944 reprinted 1961 1944-1961
Box   1  
Monroe 1913
Box   1  
Mount Clemens 1954
Box   1  
Mount Pleasant 1921 amended to 1954 1921-1954
Box   1  
Muskegon 1919 amended to 1951 1919-1951
Box   1  
Muskegon Heights 1922 amended to 1955 1922-1955
Box   1  
Parchment 1939
Box   1  
Petoskey, 1924. Amendments to attached 1946
Box   1  
Pontiac amended to 1958 1920

(Amendments to 1950 attached.)

Box   1  
Reed City 1957
Box   1  
Rochester 1948
Box   1  
Roosevelt Park 1946
Box   1  
Royal Oak 1921 amended to 1957 1921-1957
Box   1  
Saginaw amended to 1953 1936

(Amendments to 1960 attached.)

Box   1  
St. Clair Shores 1950
Box   1  
Sault Ste. Marie, 1952. Amendments to attached 1953
Box   1  
Scottville 1958
Box   1  
South Haven, proposed 1955
Box   1  
South Haven 1962
Box   1  
Tecumseh 1953
Box   1  
Traverse City 1940 amended to 1955 1940-1955
Box   1  
Troy, 1955. Amendments to attached 1960
Box   1  
Walled Lake 1954
Box   1  
Warren 1956
Box   1  
Wyoming 1958
Box   1  
Ypsilanti, 1947. Amendments to attached 1960