David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, County File, Jackson County (1880-1960)

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, Jackson County
Creator: Tinder, David V.
Inclusive dates: 1880-1960
Extent: 125 photographs
Abstract:
Photographs of Jackson County, Michigan. Photographs include views of towns, farms, factories, storefronts, restaurants, parades, residences, railroads, train wrecks. Also includes mug shots from Jackson prison and miscellaneous views, 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.832, F.860, F.891, F.892, F.914, F.922, F.938, F.940, F.960, F.991, F.999, F.1028, F.1085, 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 Jackson County, Michigan. Photographs include views of towns, farms, factories, storefronts, restaurants, parades, residences, railroads, train wrecks. Also includes mug shots from Jackson prison and miscellaneous views, groups, and portraits.

Subject Terms

Subjects:
  • David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography.
  • Photographs shelf.
Subjects - Visual Materials:
  • Agricultural machinery--Michigan.
  • Automobile racing--Michigan.
  • Bands (Music)--Michigan.
  • Bars (Drinking establishments)--Michigan.
  • Blackface entertainers--Michigan--1920-1930.
  • Bowlers--Michigan.
  • Butcher shops--Michigan.
  • Carriages and carts--Michigan.
  • Chemical industry--Equipment and supplies.
  • Chemical industry--Michigan.
  • Chemical laboratories--Michigan.
  • Chemical workers--Michigan.
  • Children--Michigan--1900-1920.
  • Church polity--Michigan.
  • Circus performers --1920-1930.
  • Classrooms--Michigan--1930-1940.
  • Concrete products industry--Michigan.
  • Croplands--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Dwellings--Michigan.
  • Factories--Michigan.
  • Families--Michigan--1880-1910.
  • Farm supply industries--Michigan.
  • Farmhouses--Michigan--1880-1900.
  • Farms--Michigan.
  • Fence industry--Michigan.
  • Floats (Parades)--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Halloween costumes.
  • Hay--Harvesting--Michigan.
  • High school seniors--Michigan.
  • Jack-o-lanterns--1890-1920.
  • Lakes--Michigan--Jackson County.
  • Laundries (Rooms & Spaces)--Michigan--1890-1900.
  • Jackson County (Mich.)
  • Machine shops--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Men--Michigan--1890-1900.
  • Methodist church buildings--Michigan.
  • Michigan Central Railroad Company.
  • Military funerals--Michigan.
  • Parades & Processions--Michigan--1940-1950.
  • Prisoners--Michigan--Jackson.
  • Quails as pets--Michigan.
  • Race horses--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Railroad accidents--Michigan--1890-1900.
  • Railroad employees--1900-1910.
  • Railroad locomotives--Michigan--1890-1910.
  • Railroad stations--Michigan.
  • Restaurants--Michigan--1940-1950.
  • Rivers--Michigan.
  • Rural roads--Michigan.
  • School buildings--Michigan--Jackson County.
  • School children--Michigan--1900-1930.
  • Sheep--Michigan.
  • Soldiers--Michigan.
  • Storefronts--Michigan.
  • Streets--Michigan--Jackson.
  • Vacation homes--Michigan.
  • Young adults--Michigan--1900-1910.
Contributors:
  • Abbot, Wm. M.
  • Brown's Studio.
  • Central City Photo Studio.
  • Daley, M. A.
  • Fedor, Andrew.
  • Fowler View Co.
  • Gillette, J.P.
  • Gusenbar, R. J.
  • Howell, Jennie L., Mrs.
  • Howell, Jacob.
  • Jackson Portrait and Frame Co.
  • Johnson's Studio.
  • Kaiser, A. E.
  • Le Clear.
  • National View Company.
  • Noble Art Gallery (A. Thornton)
  • Noble, T. Fred.
  • Novelty Photo Co.
  • Paine, John Wesley.
  • Pfister, John.
  • Pixley, D. B.
  • Quinn, J.
  • Riggs & Beck.
  • Standish, Norman Peter.
  • Thomas, Albert Raphael.
  • Thornton, Alfred.
  • Tray, E. S.
Genre Terms:
  • Photographic prints.

Contents List

Container / Location Title
Box   1  
David V. Tinder collection of Michigan photography, County File, Jackson County, Box 1 [series] [view selected images]
 
1. [Horse drawn cart, haystacks, farm workers] (1 photographs)
 
2. [Mug shots from Michigan State Prison] (8 photographs)
 
3. Miles Concrete building block machine (1 photograph)
 
4. [Machine shop-workers and tools] (1 photograph)
 
5. [Circus performers] (1 photograph)
 
6. White laundry [storefront] (1 photograph)
 
7. Michigan center bowling league (1 photograph)
 
8. [Train wreck on the Michigan Central Railroad 1893] (4 photographs)
 
9. [Train wreck on the Michigan Central Railroad 1879] (1 photograph)
 
10. [Locomotive and crew] (1 photograph)
 
11. [Miscellaneous portraits] (23 photographs)
 
12. [Miscellaneous street views and storefronts] (5 photographs)
 
13. [Restaurant, store and bar interiors] (3 photographs)
 
14. [Norvell, Mich. views] (21 photographs)
 
15. [Jack-o-lanterns and group in Halloween costumes with jack-o-lanterns] (2 photographs)
 
16. [Knights Templar parade] (9 photographs)
 
17. [Women's theater group in costume] (1 photograph)
 
18. [Horse drawn parade float] (1 photograph)
 
19. [Military funeral procession] (2 photographs on 1 mount)
 
20. [View of Michigan central station with trains] (1 photograph)
 
21. [Band groups] (3 photograph)
 
22. [Farmhouse, family, young man with suitcase] (1 photograph)
 
23. [Michigan Central Railroad locomotive and crew] (1 photograph)
 
24. [People and residences] (7 photographs)
Box   2  
David V. Tinder collection of Michigan photography, County File, Jackson County, Box 2 [series]
 
25. [Miscellaneous school groups] (5 photographs)
 
26. [Schhmid Chemical Co.] (3 photographs)
 
27. [The Farmer's Fence Co.] (4 photographs)
 
28. [Miscellaneous views and groups] (9 photographs)
 
29. Official board of the First Methodist Episcopal Church, Jackson, Mich. (1 photograph)
 
30 E.O. Grosvenor , F.W. J.S. R.R. [locomotive] (1 photograph)
 
31. Hackett Motor Car Co., Assembly Garage, Jackson, Mich. (1 photograph)
 
32. [Man with racehorse] (1 photograph)

Additional Descriptive Data

Contributor Index

Abbot, William M.
  • 25.3
Brown's Studio.
  • 17
Central City Photo Studio.
  • 11.6
Daley, M.A.
  • 24.6
Fedor, Andrew.
  • 4
Fowler View Co.
  • 6
Gillette, J.P.
  • 21.3
Gusenbar, R. J.
  • 16
  • 28.3
Howell, Jennie L., Mrs.
  • 28.4
Jackson Portrait and Frame Co.
  • 11.23
Johnson's Studio.
  • 11.10-11.12, 11.19
Kaiser, A. E.
  • 8
Le Clear.
  • 11.1, 11.3, 11.21
  • 11.3
National View Company.
  • 22
  • 24.1
Noble Art Gallery (A. Thornton)
  • 11.9
Noble, T. Fred.
  • 28.7
  • 28.8
Novelty Photo Co.
  • 11.20
Paine, John Wesley.
  • 11.15-11.18, 11.21
Pfister, John.
  • 28.1
Quinn, J.
  • 28.9
Riggs & Beck .
  • 25.3
Standish, Norman Peter.
  • 15.2
  • 24.4, 24.5
  • 28.5
  • 32
Thomas, Albert Raphael.
  • 11.2
Thornton, Alfred.
  • 11.4, 11.13
Tray, E. S.
  • 11.5, 11.14

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.