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David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, County File, Oceana County (1886-1926)

Collection processed and finding aid created by Leslie High
Graphics Division, William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan

Summary Information

Title: David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography, County File, Oceana County
Creator: Tinder, David V.
Inclusive dates: 1886-1926
Extent: 40 photographs
Abstract:
Photographs of Oceana County, Michigan. Photographs include views of logging and lumbering operations, parades, military maneuvers, fire trucks, ferries, farm machinery, streets and storefronts. Also includes family and individual portraits, a portrait of a thoroughbred horse, a train wreck and a logging railroad.
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-961, F-997, F-998, F-1033, F-1067, F-1077.

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, County File, Oceana County, William L. Clements Library, The 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 Oceana County, Michigan. Photographs include views of logging and lumbering operations, parades, military maneuvers, fire trucks, ferries, farm machinery, streets and storefronts. Also includes family and individual portraits, a portrait of a thoroughbred horse, a train wreck and a logging railroad.

Subject Terms

Subjects:
  • David V. Tinder Collection of Michigan Photography.
  • Photographs shelf.
Subjects - Visual Materials:
  • Agricultural machinery--Michigan.
  • Basketball teams--Michigan.
  • Boats and boating--Michigan.
  • Dwellings--Michigan.
  • Families--Michigan.
  • Family reunions--Michigan.
  • Ferry (Mich. : Township)
  • Fire engines--Michigan.
  • Fruit trade--Michigan.
  • Hart (Mich.)
  • Hesperia (Mich.)
  • Loggers--Michigan.
  • Logging--Michigan.
  • Logging railroads--Michigan.
  • Lumbering--Michigan.
  • Mears (Mich.)
  • Military maneuvers--Michigan.
  • Parades--Michigan.
  • Picnics--Michigan.
  • Race horses--Michigan.
  • Railroad accidents--Michigan.
  • Shelby (Mich.)
  • Ships--Michigan.
  • Storefronts--Michigan.
  • Streets--Michigan.
  • Tractors--Michigan.
  • Trucks--Michigan--1920-1930.
  • Women--Michigan.
Contributors:
  • Elliott, Harlo Melvin.
  • Geisinger, Earl L.
  • Lyon, E. W.
  • Moody, John H.
  • Pitts & Moody.
  • Reed, Eva E., Mrs.
  • Stone, O. W.
  • Tickner, A. G.
Genre Terms:
  • Photographic prints.

Contents List

Container / Location Title
Box   1  
David V. Tinder collection of Michigan photography, County File, Oceana County [series] [view selected images]
 
1. Chief Leo [Thoroughbred Horse] (1 photograph of a drawing)
 
2. [Farm Machinery] (1 photograph)
 
3. [Family Homestead] (1 photograph)
 
4. [Shelby Storefronts] (1 photograph)
 
5. [Putney Family Reunion] (1 photograph)
 
6. [Train Wreck, 1894] (1 photograph)
 
7. [Ship Leaving Harbor] (1 photograph)
 
8. [Misc. Groups] (3 photographs)
 
9. [Sham Battle, Camp Houck] (2 photographs)
 
10. [Testing Cherries for Maggots] (1 photograph)
 
11. [Fire Truck and Fire Pump] (2 photographs)
 
12. [Shelby Parade] (2 photographs)
 
13. [Hart Cedar and Lumber-Set] (9 photographs)
 
14. [Log Train, Shelby, MI] (3 photographs)
 
15. [Portrait of young woman] (1 photograph)
 
16. [Mears, Mich. post office] (2 photographs)
 
17. [Pentwater High School Women's and Men's basketball teams] (2 photographs)
 
18. [Portrait of older man] (1 photograph)
 
19. [Portrait of four men] (1 photograph)
 
20. Cyrus Wheeler Residence, Shelby (1 photograph)
 
21. [Residences in Shelby, Mich.] (2 photographs)
 
22. [Portrait of a man with glasses] (1 photograph)

Additional Descriptive Data

Contributor Index

Elliott, Harlo Melvin.
  • 8.1
Geisinger, Earl L.
  • 2
Lyon, E. W.
  • 12.2
Moody, John H.
  • 6
Pitts & Moody.
  • 7
  • 13
  • 20
  • 21
Reed, Eva E., Mrs.
  • 19
  • 22
Stone, O. W.
  • 3
Tickner, A. G.
  • 15

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.