David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, County File, Allegan County (1860-1920)

Collection processed and finding aid created by May Oyler
Graphics Division, William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan

Summary Information

Title: David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, County File, Allegan County
Creator: Tinder, David V.
Inclusive dates: 1860-1920
61 photographs
Abstract:
Photographs of Allegan County, Michigan. Photographs include views of towns, streets, local businesses, groups of workers, delivery wagons, residences, railroad depots, school groups, the destruction of Allegan after a fire, and portraits.
Language: The material is in English.
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
909 S. University Ave.
The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu

Access and Use

Acquisition Information

F.832, F.860, F.891, F.914, F.922, F.996, F.999, F.1014, F.1028, F.1033, F.1113, F.1114.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to research.

Copyright

Copyright status is unknown.

Processing Information

Cataloging funded in part by the Michigan Photographic Historical Society. This collection has been processed according to minimal processing procedures and may be revised, expanded, or updated in the future.

Preferred Citation

David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan. The majority portion donated by David B. Walters in honor of Harold L. Walters, UM class of 1947 and Marilyn S. Walters, UM class of 1950.

Collection Scope and Content Note

Vernacular photography of Allegan County, Michigan. Photographs include views of towns, streets, local businesses, groups of workers, delivery wagons, residences, railroad depots, school groups, the destruction of Allegan after a fire, and portraits.

Subject Terms

Subjects:
  • David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography.
  • Photographs shelf.
Subjects - Visual Materials:
  • Agricultural laborers--Michigan.
  • Allegan County (Mich.)
  • Allegan (Mich.)
  • Croquet--Michigan.
  • Dwellings--Michigan.
  • Gliders (Aeronautics)--Michigan.
  • Fires--Michigan--1880-1890.
  • Grocery trade--Michigan.
  • Portraits--Michigan.
  • Railroad stations--Michigan.
  • School buildings--Michigan.
  • School children--Michigan.
  • Storefronts--Michigan.
  • Young women--Michigan.
Contributors:
  • The Baker Studio.
  • Billings, C.M.
  • Borden, Geo.
  • Campbell, George W.
  • Davis Picture Shop.
  • J.J.L.
  • Lindsay, D.D.
  • McBride, Alexander B.
  • McClements, James.
  • Nielsen, Frederick N.
  • Porter, M.H.
  • Parmelee, H.E.
  • Pulhemus, Frank A.
  • Wallace.
  • Warner, Carl A.
  • Webster, T.H.
  • Wyatt, A.
Genre Terms:
  • Photographic prints.
  • Tintypes.

Contents List

Container / Location Title
Box   1  
David V. Tinder collection of Michigan photography, County File, Allegan County [series] [view selected images]
 
1. Preparedness Day Rally(?) [in Costume on Stage] (1 photograph)
 
2. Allegan County treasurer's office (1 photograph)
 
3. [Miscellaneous portraits] (12 photographs)
 
4. After the great fire (3 photographs)
 
5. [Miscellaneous houses and groups] (7 photographs)
 
6. [Miscellaneous outdoor views, street views, delivery wagons] (11 photographs)
 
7. LeRoy's hardware store and residence (2 photographs)
 
8. [Depot views] (3 photographs)
 
9. [Group of orchard workers] (1 photograph)
 
10. [Allegan schoolhouses and school groups] (7 photographs)
 
11. [Groups in front of buildings] (6 photographs)
 
12. [Man standing behind counter in grocery store, Plainwell, Mich.] (1 photograph)
 
13. Gliders, Wildwood Farms (3 photographs)
 
14. [Railroad views] (2 photographs)
 
15. [Portrait of the Hancock-Foote family] (1 photograph)

Additional Descriptive Data

Contributor Index

The Baker Studio
  • 3.9
Billings, C.M.
  • 14.1
Borden, Geo.
  • 10.1
Campbell, George W.
  • 15
Davis Picture Shop.
  • 1
L., J.J.
  • 5
Lindsay, D. D.
  • 6.5
McBride, Alexander B.
  • 3.12
McClements, James
  • 3.10
  • 9
Nielsen, Frederick N.
  • 3.8, 3.11
Parmelee, H.E.
  • 8.2
Porter, M. H.
  • 4.3
Pulhemus, Frank A.
  • 5.4
Wallace
  • 10.2
Warner, Carl A.
  • 10.3, 10.5
Webster, T. H.
  • 3.4
Wyatt, A.
  • 5.3

Related Materials

David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography.

Bibliography

Tinder, David V. Directory of Early Michigan Photographers. This reference work contains biographical information about virtually every known commercial and significant amateur photographer in the state of Michigan from the first known appearances in the 1840s into the early twentieth century.