David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, County File, Kalkaska County (1890-1915)

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, Kalkaska County
Creator: Tinder, David V.
Inclusive dates: 1890-1915
Extent: 30 photographs
Abstract:
Photographs of Kalkaska County, Michigan. Includes photographs include of lumber camps and lumbermen, workers raising an electric pole, the construction of a road, railroad workers, and miscellaneous groups and 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.860, 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 Kalkaska County Michigan. Includes photographs include of lumber camps and lumbermen, workers raising an electric pole, the construction of a road, railroad workers, and miscellaneous groups and views.

Subject Terms

Subjects:
  • David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography.
  • Photographs shelf.
Subjects - Visual Materials:
  • Agricultural equipment--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Baseball players--Michigan--1890-1900.
  • Boxing--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Coopers and cooperage--Michigan.
  • Electric lines--Poles and towers.
  • Electricians--Michigan.
  • Farms--Michigan.
  • Hairstyles--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Horses--Michigan--1890-1910.
  • Hotels--Michigan.
  • Kalkaska County (Mich.)
  • Logger's spouses--Michigan.
  • Logging--Michigan.
  • Lumber camps--Michigan.
  • Lumbermen--Recreation.
  • Lumbermen--Michigan--Songs and music.
  • Men--Michigan--Portraits.
  • Parades & Processions--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Railroads--Employees--Michigan.
  • Road construction workers--Michigan.
  • Roads--Design and construction--Equipment and supplies--Michigan.
  • Schools--Michigan.
  • Stables--Michigan.
  • Storefronts--Michigan.
  • Women cooks--Michigan.
  • Women--Michigan--Portraits.
Contributors:
  • Beebe, E. L.
  • Lyon & Son.
Genre Terms:
  • Photographic prints.

Contents List

Container / Location Title
Box   1  
David V. Tinder collection of Michigan photography, County File, Kalkaska County [series] [view selected images]
 
1. Elias Lyon Sr. [in baseball uniform] (1 photograph)
 
2. [Railroad junction shanty and signal crew] (1 photograph)
 
3. [Boxing match-Lyon family] (1 photograph)
 
4. [Road construction] (4 photographs)
 
5. [David Ward estate, lumber camp] (6 photographs)
 
6. [Lumbermen] (4 photographs)
 
7. The wire-pullers (2 photographs)
 
8. [Miscellaneous groups] (7 photographs)
 
9. [Miscellaneous views] (3 photographs)
 
10. Grandma Eldred [woman with long hair] (1 photograph)

Additional Descriptive Data

Contributor Index

Beebe, E. L.
  • 4
  • 8.7
Lyon & Son.
  • 1
  • 8.1
  • 10

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.