The University of Michigan, an encyclopedic survey ... Wilfred B. Shaw, editor.
University of Michigan.

Catalogue …, Univ. Mich., 1843-52.
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Davis, Calvin O.Public Secondary Education in Michigan. Chicago: Rand, McNally and Co., 1917.
Dunbar, Willis F. MS, "The Influence of the Protestant Denominations on Higher Education in Michigan, 1817-1900." Univ. Mich.
Dunbar, Willis F. MS. "The University and Its Branches: Michigan's Second Experiment in Educational Centralization."Mich. Alum. Quart. Rev., 46 (1940): 303-15.
Farmer, Silas. History of Detroit and Michigan. Detroit: S. Farmer and Co., 1884.
Hinsdale, Burke A.History of the University of Michigan. Ed. by Isaac N. Demmon. Ann Arbor: Univ. Mich., 1906.
Hinsdale, Burke A.The Old Northwest. New York: T. MacCoun, 1888.
Hoyt, C. L., , and R. Clyde Ford. John D. Pierce, Founder of the Michigan School System … Ypsilanti, Mich., 1905.
Jackson, George L.The Development of State Control of Public Instruction in Michigan. Lansing, Mich.: Mich. Hist. Comm., 1926.
Jenks, William L. MS, "The Branches of the University of Michigan."In William L. Jenks Papers. Mich. Hist. Coll., Univ. Mich.
Knight, George W."History and Management of Land Grants for Education in the Northwest Territory."Papers Amer. Hist. Assn., 1, No. 3 (1885): 86-103.
McLaughlin, Andrew C., and Others. "History of Higher Education in Michigan."U. S. Bur. Ed., Circ. Information (Contrib. Amer. Ed. Hist., No. 11), 1891, No. 4: 1-179.
Mary Rosalita, Sister. Education in Detroit Prior to 1850. Lansing, Mich.: Mich. Hist. Comm., 1928.
Michigan. "Annual Report of the Superintendent of Public Instruction …, 1837."Senate Documents, 1838, No. 4: 1-78. (Sen. Doc., 1838.)
Michigan. Constitution [of] 1835.
Michigan. Constitution [of] 1850.
Michigan. Department of State. Michigan Official Directory and Legislative Manual, 1939-40.
Michigan. Joint Documents, 1843, 1851. (J. Doc.)
Michigan. Laws [of the Session of …], 1837, 1851, 1855, 1859. (Laws.)
Michigan. Proposed Revision of the General Statutes of the State of …, 1846. Prepared by Sanford M. Green. Detroit: State of Mich., [1846?]. (Proposed Rev. Stat. Mich., 1846.)
Michigan. The Revised Statutes of the State of …, 1838. Detroit: State of Mich., 1838. (Mich. Rev. Stat., 1838.)
Michigan. The Revised Statutes of the State of …, 1846. Detroit: State of Mich., 1846.
Michigan. Senate Documents, 1838, 1842, 1843.
The Michigan Constitutional Conventions of 1835-36. Ed. by Harold M. Dorr. Ann Arbor: Univ. Mich. Press, 1940.
Norton, Clark F. MS, "A History of the Supreme Court of the State of Michigan, 1836-1857." Univ. Mich.
President's Report, Univ. Mich., 1852-1909.
Price, Richard R."The Financial Support of the University of Michigan: Its Origin and Development."Harvard Bull. Ed., No. 8 (1923): 1-58.
Page  171Proceedings of the Board of Regents …, 1864-76. (R.P.)
Putnam, Daniel L.The Development of Primary and Secondary Public Education in Michigan. Ann Arbor: George Wahr, 1904.
Records of the University of Michigan, 1817-1837. Ed. by Frank E. Robbins. Ann Arbor: Univ. Mich., 1935.
Report of the Proceedings and Debates in the Convention to Revise the Constitution of the State of Michigan, 1850. Lansing, Mich.: State of Mich., 1850.
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Robbins, Eldon B."High Schools for All."Mich. Ed. Journ., 17 (1939): 220-23, 225.
Salmon, Lucy M.Education in Michigan During the Territorial Period. Lansing, Mich.: W. S. George and Co., 1885.
Shaw, Wilfred B.The University of Michigan. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Howe, 1920.
System of Public Instruction and Primary School Law of Michigan … Prepared by Mich. Dept. Publ. Instr., Francis W. Shearman, Supt. Lansing, Mich.: State of Mich., 1852.
Tappan, Henry P.A Discourse, Delivered by … on the Occasion of His Inauguration as Chancellor … Detroit: Advertiser Power Presses, 1852.
Ten Brook, Andrew. American State Universities: Their Origin and Progress. Cincinnati: Robert Clarke and Co., 1875. Chap. VIII.
University of Michigan Regents' Proceedings …, 1837-1864. Ed. by Isaac N. Demmon. Ann Arbor: Univ. Mich., 1915. (R.P., 1837-64.)
Utley, Henry M., , and Byron M. Cutcheon. Michigan as a Province, Territory, and State … New York: Publishing Soc. Mich., 1906. 4 vols.