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David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, County File, Benzie County (1885-1915)

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, Benzie County
Creator: Tinder, David V.
Inclusive dates: 1885-1915
Extent: 51 photographs
Abstract:
Photographs of Benzie County, Michigan. Photographs include views of towns, streets, hotels, a U.S. Life Saving Station Building, a Ford Car Agency, a mineral spring and other miscellaneous outdoor scenes. Also includes photos of railroads and depots, the lumber industry, a band, a parade, a car ferry, delivery wagons, school groups 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.860, F.892, F.940, F.996, F.998, F.1027, 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 Benzie County, Michigan. Photographs include views of towns, streets, hotels, a U.S. Life Saving Station Building, a Ford Car Agency, a mineral spring and other miscellaneous outdoor scenes. Also includes photos of railroads and depots, the lumber industry, a band, a parade, a car ferry, delivery wagons, school groups and portraits.

Subject Terms

Subjects:
  • David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography.
  • Photographs shelf.
Subjects - Visual Materials:
  • Ann Arbor Railroad Carferry.
  • Ann Arbor Railroad Company.
  • Automobile dealers--Michigan.
  • Bars (Drinking establishments)--Michigan.
  • Benzie County (Mich.)
  • Brass bands--Michigan.
  • Businessmen--Michigan.
  • Carriages and carts--Michigan.
  • Courthouses--Michigan.
  • Dwellings--Michigan.
  • Ford Motor Company.
  • Frankfort (Mich.)
  • Hotels--Michigan.
  • Lifesaving stations--Michigan.
  • Logging--Michigan
  • Memorial Day.
  • Ox teams--1890-1900.
  • Parades--Michigan.
  • Post offices--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Railroad stations--Michigan.
  • Railroads--Michigan--1880-1900.
  • Roofs--Maintenance and repair.
  • Sailboats--Michigan.
  • Schools--Michigan--Benzonia.
  • Springs--Michigan.
  • Storefronts--Michigan.
  • Streets--Michigan.
  • Surveying--Michigan.
  • Tugboats--Michigan.
Contributors:
  • Banister, Thomas.
  • Borst, Les.
  • Hall, William M.
  • Hensel, Otto E.
  • Springsteen, Horace M.
Genre Terms:
  • Photographic prints.

Contents List

Container / Location Title
Box   1  
David V. Tinder collection of Michigan photography, County File, Benzie County [series] [view selected images]
 
1. [Miscellaneous outdoor views] (9 photographs)
 
2. [Honor band; parade] (2 photographs)
 
3. [Lumbering views] (2 photographs)
 
4. [U.S. life saving station] (2 photographs)
 
5. [Frankfort Harbor] (3 photographs)
 
6. Julius Hale, Ford Car Agency (1 photograph)
 
7. First hotel and train in Beulah (1 photograph)
 
8. Mineral spring (2 photographs)
 
9. [Ann Arbor Railroad train in snow] (1 photograph)
 
10. First passenger train in Benzie Co. July 4th 1889 (1 photograph)
 
11. [Ann Arbor R.R. ferry] (2 photographs)
 
12. Businessmen at Beulah (1 photograph)
 
13. [Tugboat E.D. Holtin ; west end of Frankfort Harbor] (1 photograph)
 
14. Winter of 1894 river camp of Betsie River, 1894 (1 photograph)
 
15. [Benzonia Depot] (1 photograph)
 
16. Emil Lewondowsky Saloon (1 photograph)
 
17. Benzonia Public School 1904-1905 (1 photograph)
 
18. [Courthouse] (1 photograph)
 
19. [Views of Frankfort] (2 photographs)
 
20. [Street scenes, hotels, delivery wagons] (9 photographs)
 
21. [Ann Arbor Car Ferry] (5 photographs)
 
22. [Female employees of Wooden Ware Factory] (1 photograph)
 
23. [Portrait of infant Blanche Natzel] (1 photograph)

Additional Descriptive Data

Contributor Index

Banister, Thomas.
  • 5.2
  • 7
  • 13
  • 19.2
Borst, Les.
  • 21.1
Hall, William M.
  • 1.9
Hensel, Otto E.
  • 19.1
  • 23
Springsteen, Horace M.
  • 8.1

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.