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David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, County File, Alpena County (1880-1940)

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, Alpena County
Creator: Tinder, David V.
Inclusive dates: 1880-1940
Extent: 44 photographs
Abstract:
Photographs of Alpena County, Michigan. Photographs include, a view of 683rd Co. Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Alpena, miscellaneous industrial views, postmortem portraits, a women's softball team, a men's basketball team, a wedding portrait, a horse drawn fire engine, locomotive train cars on a bridge, family portraits, group photos, and miscellaneous photos including portraits and outdoor views.
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.892, F.922, F.939, F.961, F.999, F.1014, F.1028, F.1033, F.1067.

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 Alpena County, Michigan. Photographs include, a view of 683rd Co. Civilian Conservation Corps Camp Alpena, miscellaneous industrial views, postmortem portraits, a women's softball team, a men's basketball team, a wedding portrait, a horse drawn fire engine, locomotive train cars on a bridge, family portraits, group photos, and miscellaneous photos including portraits and outdoor views.

Subject Terms

Subjects:
  • David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography.
  • Photographs shelf.
Subjects - Visual Materials:
  • Alpena County (Mich.)
  • Amateur theater--Michigan.
  • Cement plants--Michigan.
  • Children--Michigan--Portraits.
  • Churches--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)--Michigan.
  • Factories--Michigan--Alpena.
  • Families--Michigan--Portraits.
  • Fire engines & equipment--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Fires--Michigan--Alpena--1880-1890.
  • High school students--Michigan.
  • Jewelers--Michigan.
  • Locomotives--Michigan.
  • Lumbering--Michigan--Alpena.
  • Men--Michigan--Portraits.
  • Portraits, Group--Michigan.
  • Portraits--Michigan.
  • Postmortem photography--Michigan.
  • Railroad cars--Michigan.
  • Railroads--Michigan.
  • School sports--Michigan.
  • Storefronts--Michigan.
  • Weddings--Michigan.
  • Women--Michigan--Portraits.
  • Women softball players--Michigan.
Contributors:
  • Balchen, Hans J.
  • Campbell, George W.
  • Daines & Nichels.
  • H. C. Moore & Co.
  • Millier, L.M.
  • Nicholson and Slaght.
  • Shannon, E.D.
  • Spencer and Wyckoff.
  • Spooner and Wells, Inc.
  • Van Nocker.
  • Williams, Julius Ira.
Genre Terms:
  • Photographic prints.

Contents List

Container / Location Title
Box   1  
David V. Tinder collection of Michigan photography, County File, Alpena County [series] [view selected images]
 
1. [Miscellaneous photos] (3 photographs)
 
2. [Portrait of two male jewelers] (1 photograph)
 
3. 683rd Co. C.C.C. Camp Alpena (1 photograph)
 
4. [Horse drawn fire engine] (1 photograph)
 
5. [Women on beach] (1 photograph)
 
6. Pay train on bridge, D. & M. R.R. (1 photograph)
 
7. [Women's softball team] (1 photograph)
 
8. [Postmortem photographs] (3 photographs)
 
9. [Wedding] (1 photograph)
 
10. [Miscellaneous portraits] (9 photographs)
 
11. [Miscellaneous group photos] (8 photographs)
 
12. [Miscellaneous outdoor industrial views] (12 photographs)
 
13. Union Church, Bolton (1 photograph)
 
14. Charred Ruins, Alpena Fire 1888 (1 photograph)

Additional Descriptive Data

Contributor Index

Balchen, Hans J.
  • 10.2, 10.5, 10.9
  • 11.8
  • 13
Daines & Nichels.
  • 11.1
H. C. Moore & Co.
  • 10.1
Miller, L.M.
  • 2
  • 6
  • 8.3
  • 9
  • 10.3, 10.6, 10.7
Nicholson and Slaght.
  • 12.3
Shannon, E.D.
  • 11.6
Spencer and Wyckoff.
  • 3
Spooner and Wells, Inc.
  • 12.7
Van Nocker.
  • 10.4, 10.8
  • 7
  • 8
  • 11.3-11.5
Williams, Julius Ira.
  • 12.1, 12.2, 12.4, 12.5

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.