David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, County File, Clinton County (1880-1927)

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, Clinton County
Creator: Tinder, David V.
Inclusive dates: 1880-1927
Extent: 42 photographs
Abstract:
Photographs of Clinton County, Michigan, includes views of railroads and a railroad accident, post offices, an I.O.O.F. building, a sawmill, a milldam and bridge, storefronts and shop interiors, a residence, adds on the side of a building, and miscellaneous street views, also photos of the Bath school bombing disaster. Also includes a photo of a group at a barn raising, a man's portrait, groups of workers, and other miscellaneous group photographs.
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.909, F.911, F.940.

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 Clinton County, Michigan. Photographs include views of railroads and a railroad accident, post offices, an I.O.O.F. building, a sawmill, a milldam and bridge, storefronts and shop interiors, a residence, adds on the side of a building, and miscellaneous street views, also photos of the Bath school bombing disaster. Also includes a photo of a group at a barn raising, a man's portrait, groups of workers, and other miscellaneous group photographs.

Subject Terms

Subjects:
  • David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography.
  • Photographs shelf.
Subjects - Visual Materials:
  • Advertising--Automobiles--Michigan.
  • Automobile repair shops--Michigan.
  • Barns--Design and construction.
  • Bicycle racing--Michigan.
  • Bombings--Michigan--Bath (Township)
  • Brass bands--Michigan.
  • Butchers--Michigan.
  • Carriage industry--Employees--Michigan.
  • Christmas show windows--Michigan.
  • Classrooms--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Clerks--Michigan.
  • Clinton County (Mich.)
  • Creameries--Michigan.
  • Dams--Michigan.
  • Dwellings--Michigan.
  • Factories--Employees--Michigan.
  • Families--Michigan--Portraits.
  • Fire fighters--Michigan.
  • Hardware stores--Michigan.
  • Independent Order of Odd Fellows.
  • Linemen--Michigan.
  • Mail trucks--Michigan.
  • Mail wagons--Michigan.
  • Men--Michigan--Portraits.
  • Men--Societies and clubs.
  • Post office buildings--Michigan.
  • Railroads--Michigan.
  • Sawmills--Michigan.
  • Schools--Michigan.
  • Storefronts--Michigan.
  • Streets--Michigan--Elsie.
  • Streets--Michigan--Ovid.
  • Students--Crimes against--Michigan--Bath (Township)
  • Telephone companies--Employees--Michigan.
  • Theaters--Michigan.
  • Women--Societies and clubs.
  • Railroad accidents--Michigan.
Contributors:
  • Beck, Chas. L.
  • Dewitt, Wilbur M.
  • Leavenworth, Russell Clark.
  • Meader, Harry J.
  • Plater, Murray.
  • Plunkett, O. G.
  • Stage, A. L.
  • Stepstone View Co.
  • Van Fleet.
Genre Terms:
  • Photographic prints.

Contents List

Container / Location Title
Box   1  
David V. Tinder collection of Michigan photography, County File, Clinton County [series] [view selected images]
 
1. Dr. O. B. Campbell portrait (1 photograph)
 
2. [Post office/I.O.O.F. No. 76, Elsie, Mich.] (1 photograph)
 
3. [Barn raising mealtime] (1 photograph)
 
4. [Miss Hattie Davidson, winter sawmill] (1 photograph)
 
5. L. St. Johns & St. Louis R. R. (2 photographs)
 
6. [Miscellaneous street views] (2 photographs)
 
7. [Miscellaneous photos] (5 photographs)
 
8. [Bath School bombing disaster] (6 photographs)
 
9. [Bath School bombing] (2 photographs)
 
10. [Post office, Elsie, Mich.] (2 photographs)
 
11. [Worker groups] (5 photographs)
 
12. [Miscellaneous groups] (8 photographs)
 
13. [Storefronts and interiors] (4 photographs)
 
14. [Miscellaneous band groups] (2 photographs)

Additional Descriptive Data

Contributor Index

Beck, Chas. L.
  • 12.8
Dewitt, Wilbur M.
  • 3
Leavenworth, Russell Clark.
  • 6.6
  • 8
Meader, Harry J.
  • 9
Plater, Murray.
  • 6.2
Plunkett, O. G.
  • 12.6
Stage, A. L.
  • 7.3
Stepstone View Co.
  • 6.1
Van Fleet.
  • 5.2

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.