David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, County File, Lapeer County (1863-1916)

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, Lapeer County
Creator: Tinder, David V.
Inclusive dates: 1863-1916
Extent: 74 photographs
Abstract:
Photographs of Lapeer County, Michigan. Photographs include views of street scenes, stores, residences, parades, a saw mill, a foundry, a barn, agricultural machinery, hotels, and a train wreck. Also includes photos of school groups, bands, and miscellaneous 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.897, F.909, F.914, F. 987.

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 Lapeer County, Michigan. Photographs include views of street scenes, stores, residences, parades, a saw mill, a foundry, a barn, agricultural machinery, hotels, and a train wreck. Also includes photos of school groups, bands, and miscellaneous groups and portraits.

Subject Terms

Subjects:
  • David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography.
  • Photographs shelf.
Subjects - Visual Materials:
  • Agricultural machinery--Michigan.
  • Automobiles--Michigan--1900-1920.
  • Bakeries--1900-1920.
  • Banks--1900-1910.
  • Barns--1880-1890.
  • Baseball teams--Michigan.
  • Birds--1910-1920.
  • Brass bands.
  • Carriages & Coaches--1880-1890.
  • Children--Michigan--1890-1920.
  • Columbus Day.
  • Dry goods stores--1900-1910.
  • Dwellings--Michigan.
  • Factories--Michigan.
  • Families--Michigan--1910-1920.
  • Farms--Michigan.
  • Football players.
  • Football teams--Michigan.
  • Foundries--Michigan.
  • Foundry workers--Michigan.
  • Grocery stores--Michigan--1890-1900.
  • Group portraits--1910-1920.
  • High school students--Michigan.
  • Hotels--Michigan--1890-1900.
  • Independent Order of Odd Fellows.
  • Industrial chimneys.
  • Lapeer County (Mich.)
  • Lumber--Transportation.
  • Men--Michigan--1890-1920.
  • Millinery--1880-1890.
  • Parades & processions--Michigan--1900-1910.
  • Railroad accidents--Michigan.
  • Sawmill workers--Michigan.
  • Sawmills--Equipment and supplies.
  • Sawmills--Michigan--1890-1900.
  • School buildings--Michigan.
  • School children--Michigan--1870-1900.
  • Sheep-shearing--Michigan.
  • Shoe stores--1880-1900.
  • Streets--Michigan.
  • Snakes--1910-1920.
  • Storefronts--Michigan.
  • Theaters--Michigan--1890-1910.
  • United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Military personnel.
  • Women--Michigan--1890-1920.
  • Women cyclists.
Contributors:
  • Clarkson, Joseph S.
  • Cliff, Stead L.
  • David's Studio.
  • Hancock, A.
  • Lyndon Studio.
  • McCormick, W. H.
  • Olney, Clyde.
  • Vermilya, Albert L.
  • Voorheis, M. C.
Genre Terms:
  • Photographic prints.

Contents List

Container / Location Title
Box   1  
David V. Tinder collection of Michigan photography, County File, Lapeer County [series] [view selected images]
 
1. [Miscellaneous storefronts, Imlay City, Mich.] (2 photographs)
 
2. [Clyde Olney, Columbiaville, Mich.] (6 photographs)
 
3. [James Kelly, 17th Michigan Infantry] (1 photographs)
 
4. [Snake and bird's nest] (2 photographs)
 
5. [Almont winter street views] (2 photographs)
 
6. [Columbiaville baseball team] (2 photographs)
 
7. [Residential views] (2 photographs)
 
8. Parade in Lapeer, Pine St. (1 photographs)
 
9. [Miscellaneous portraits] (11 photographs)
 
10. Commercial House, Almont (1 photograph)
 
11. Pearce Bro's-ready to move in 5 minutes [agricultural machinery] (1 photograph)
 
12. Almont High School junior class of 1916 (1 photograph)
 
13. [Train wreck] (1 photograph)
 
14. [Foundry interior] (1 photograph)
 
15. Almont 1902 football team (1 photograph)
 
16. 5th grade class approx. 1877 or 1878 (1 photograph)
 
17. [Almont street scene, delivery day(?)] (1 photograph)
 
18. Almont High School 1892 (1 photograph)
 
19. Almont High School 1888 (1 photograph)
 
20. Nelson Haskin storefront (1 photograph)
 
21. Feed barn, Imlay City (1 photograph)
 
22. [North Branch Mercantile delivery wagons] (1 photograph)
 
23. [Miscellaneous store interiors] (8 photographs)
 
24. [Almont saw mill collection] (8 photographs)
 
25. [Miscellaneous groups] (5 photographs)
 
26. [Lapeer brass band] (2 photographs)
 
27. [Miscellaneous Almont views] (7 photographs)
 
28. [Large building with smokestack, Columbiaville, Mich.] (1 photograph)
 
29. [Illustration of dog] (1 photograph)

Additional Descriptive Data

Contributor Index

Clarkson, Joseph S.
  • 9.7
Cliff, Stead L.
  • 9.1
David's Studio.
  • 9.2, 9.9
  • 11
Hancock, A.
  • 9.10, 9.11
  • 29
Lyndon Studio.
  • 25.5
McCormick, W. H.
  • 23.3
Olney, Clyde.
  • 2
Vermilya, Albert L.
  • 13
  • 28
Voorheis, M. C.
  • 7.1

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.