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PHOTOGRAPHS OF PEOPLE
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PHOTOGRAPHS OF PLACES


ALGANSEE
(13 Photographs)

Safford's General Store   Algansee Band
ca. 1912
Brown School
1928
United Brethren Church
Hughey's Store Fisher School Fisher School, 1910-11 Mudge School, ca. 1910
Campbell School, 1925-26 Brown School    


BATAVIA
(7 Photographs)

Batavia Depot Fenner & Son
General Store
Troutman's General Store Free Will Baptist
Church
Batavia Center School      

 

BETHEL
(15 Photographs)

Unity Grange Hall Butcher School, Dist. 3 7 9 School, Dist. 2 Block School, Dist. 5
First Congregational Bethel-Gilead
United Church of Christ
Bethel #6 School Canfield School
Cranson School, 1909 Cranson School, 1913 Cranson School, 1922 Cranson School, 1926
Cranson School, 1935 Cranson School, 1941    



BRONSON
(33 Photographs)

Madison St. Rail Depot ca. 1910 Bronson High School Bronson - Darling Mfg. Co.
First Baptist Church Matteson Lake Main St. - 1938 Residential Street - 1907
Douglas Mfg. Co. Fischer Hotel Chicago St. - ca. 1900 Bronson Motel
Electric Light Co. St. Mary's School Chicago St. - looking east Carroll Bros. Store
Warne's Band Bronson Library 1913 Chamber Band Bronson Reel Company
Bronson Garage, 1907 Christian Science Church 1st Congregational Church Shawtown School
Piatt School Standard School Diebel's Hardware Bronson Country Club
Shook-Turner Postcard      


BUTLER

(8 Photographs)

Masonic Temple Herricksville Methodist Church Herricksville School, 1925 Moore School, 1938
Moore School Bldg. Moore School, 1941 South Butler School - 1929  



CALIFORNIA
(19 Photographs)

4-H Canning Club, 1919 Street Scene "The Peddler" Calif. Corners 1870 School
Bretz's Store Village of Ray Mail Carrier Bennett House Hotel 1st House in Ray
Ray Scene Presbyterian Church Ray Covenanter Church Ray Community Church
Stokes Chapel Radical United Brethren United Presbyterian Church West California School

 

COLDWATER
(130 Photographs)

Coldwater 1906 Chicago St. 1910 Chicago St. 1940's Coldwater Depot
Arlington Hotel Greyhound Post House Tibbits Opera House YMCA
Elk's Home - 1908 Courthouse 1911 Main & Monroe 1910 Methodist Church
Fire Dept. ca. 1910 Burton Bros. Nash - 1947 Coldwater Bait Company Cement Factory
Butter's Buffalo Range "The Narrows" Masonic Temple Lincoln School - 1907
1950's Street Scene Morrison Lake Chester Motel Baseball Team - 1907
J.T. Starr Stamp Co. Tappan Shoe Factory C. W. Hoyt Wagons W.A. Coombs Milling Co.
Golf Club - 1922 Mack's Lunch F. H. Flandermeyer Shoes Lincoln High School
Store of G. Re St. Charles School Thorn Tree Dairy Herd Little King Motel
Street Scene 1920's Iyopawa Island Lincoln School -- 1945
5th Grade Class
St. Charles Church
Roosevelt High School Community Health Center Crystal Beach Store Strong's Motel
Rimes Cigar Token ca. 1910 Street Scene 1920 Coldwater Football Washington School - 1915
1840's Unknown Hotel Wise Department Store Kroger Store Canadian Shores
Coldwater Lake
Cedar Bank
Coldwater Lake
Coldwater Channel
Coldwater Lake
Crystal Beach Picnic
Coldwater Lake
Sans Souci Beach
Coldwater Lake
Spring & South Lakes Tucker's Cabins McNaughton & Warner
Buick Garage ca. 1920
J. H. Buggie & Co. - 1891
Luedder's Shoes Courthouse - pre-1888 Southern Michigan Hotel Collins & Lockwood
Grocery Store - ca. 1900
Calkins & Tripp
Grocery Store
1910 Coldwater
Football Team
Brunswick House Church of Christ
First Baptist Church First Presbyterian Church J. B. Hellenberg Company Latter Day Saints Church
National Burial Company Wade Memorial Hospital Methodist Church Choir, 1906 Coldwater Mayors
1866-1927
Federal-Mogul Plant Deabler Undertaking Kerr Hardware Pine Island Trailer Park
Coldwater Bible Church Branch School
Students of 1930
Washington School Students
ca. 1896
Washington School Students
ca. 1910
Washington School Students
ca. 1916
Branch Normal School
Class of 1908
Fox School Fox School, 1900
Maple Grove School
1914 & Students
Putnam Funeral Home Coldwater Steam Laundry Grant Hotel
Regal Engine Company Williams Grain Corp. The Davis Company Coombs Milling Company
C. W. Chapman Cigar Co. Coldwater High School
Class of 1929
Corless Groceries  

  
GILEAD
(16 Photographs)
 

Grange Hall Luce School Tim Velie's Shop Carroll Bros. Store
Evangelical (Zion)
Church - East Gilead
Union Congregational
Church
South Gilead M.E. Church North Gilead M.E. Church
Zull School - 1927 Zull School - 1915 Zurbrugg School Luce School - 1908
Marsh's Corners School - 1940 Batavia Grain Elevator
aka: Williams Grain Co.
   


GIRARD
(5 Photographs)

Benson School, Dist. 6 United Methodist Church Grub Oak School Smith School - 1931
Girard Mill      

 

KINDERHOOK
(11 Photographs)

Masonic Hall
(2 photos)
Kinderhook Board
early 1900's
Baseball Team - ca. 1910 Hoyt's Store
Barrack's Store 1915 Sunday School Kinderhook Congregational
Church
West Kinderhook School
Purdy School      


MATTESON

(1 Photograph)

Matteson Brethren Church      

 

NOBLE
(11 Photographs)

Oak Grove Dunkard Church Pleasant Hill Missionary
Church
Dutch Settlement School
April 17, 1911
George School
Dec. 8, 1905
Hickory Corners School
1900
Hickory Corners School
1940
Trayer School - 1894 Whipple School - 1906
Honey Lake Store      

 

OVID
(5 Photographs)

Lockwood Church Sorter School, late 1930's Ovid Center School Kerns School

 

QUINCY
(54 Photographs)

Pleasant Ridge Hotel
ca. 1910
Pleasant Ridge Picnic
ca. 1912
Pleasant Ridge Campground Pleasant Ridge Views
Pleasant Ridge & Map
ca. 1928
Quincy Depot Methodist Church - 1911 53 E. Jefferson St.
ca. 1910
Quincy High School Quincy Products Co. Water Works Bldg. Chicago St. Looking
West - early 1900's
Chicago St. Looking
East - early 1900's
Cedar Point on
Marble Lake
Pee Raid Inn on
Cedar Point
Milo Campbell Envelope
Smith General Store South Butler Store 1910 Quincy Football Team Quincy Cement Co. - 1914
Tresco, Inc. Quincy Library Quincy Band, 1908 Baker Motel
Kirby Cider Mill Brownell Bicycle Shop The Quincy House Presbyterian Church
Union Church Dobson School Newton School - 1934 First National Bank
Quincy Creamery Quincy Cooper Shop Walter's Tasty Shop Wilcox Produce Company
Wolverine Cement Co. F. C. Mellen Wagon 1909 Street Scene Otto's Sporting Goods
1938 Bible Class      

 

SHERWOOD
(12 Photographs)

1923 River Lake / Sherwood
w/ Harry Hal Klass, Ed Hazen & ?

 Sherwood Public School

Cottages on Union Lake
ca. 1944

Fulton St. Hotel
Masonic Temple, 1912 Women's Progressive Club RFD Wagon Methodist Church
Mudsock School - 1912 Kirby School Sherwood Heading Mill  

 

UNION CITY
(32 Photographs)

Union City Street Scene
ca. 1910
   Union City School
ca. 1910
Union City Flood
March 9, 1908
Union City Street Scene
early 1900's
Union City Post Office
early 1900's
Broadway Bridge Jubilee Festival
Sept. 1908
L.L. Harsh Envelope
J.D. Smith, Dentist
Envelope
Union City High School
1913
Street Scene
1923
Street Scene, ca. 1900
(2 pictures)
Mill -1910 M.E. Parsonage Street Scene
1958
Hubbard & Seaver
Grocery
Union City
Milling Company
Street Scene - 1911 Union Hotel Assembly of God Church
First Congregational
Church
Wesleyan Church Fisher Hill Methodist
Church & Cemetery
Barnhart School
1908 Baseball Team Union City Class of 1880    

 

HOMES
(273 PHOTOGRAPHS)

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MISC. PHOTOS
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$20 Coldwater 1924 Banknote

$1.00 Coldwater 1872 Banknote

$2.00 Branch Co. 1850's Banknote

$5.00 Branch Co. 1850's Banknote

1914 Watkins Products Wagon
 

$10 First National Bank of Quincy

Arthur Graham 1867 Deed

Roy R. Downes, Insurance Ad

 Arnold & Dunham Families
 1905 Coldwater

North Butler Store
Litchfield, Michigan

Prize Winner of
M. M. Garrett

John Gray Potato Farm

1899 A. W. Cooley Catalog

Kitchel's Tonic & Liniment Bottles
(3 pictures)

E. R. Clarke Bottle

1917 Postal Workers


1904 Auto Parade


1920 Children

Cedar Bank Hotel
Coldwater Lake

Coldwater Quartette

Community Health Trustees


1912 Branch Co. Board of Supervisors
 

Centennial Reading Club, 1906

Saxophone Quintette

1930 Violin Class

Branch Co. Savings Bank, 1902

Coldwater Council 1908-09

Star Class, ca. 1913-15

Unknown School - 1943

Unknown School - 1896

1933 Class

1938 Branch County Employees


UNKNOWN PEOPLE
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11) Unknown taken in Quincy

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14) Unknown taken in Sherwood

15) Unknown taken in Quincy

16) Unknown taken in Coldwater

17) From an estate auction

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23) From an estate auction

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25) From an estate auction

26) From an estate auction

27) Unknown taken in Bronson

28) Unknown Bronson wedding

29) Unknown Coldwater Soldier

30) Unknown taken in Union City

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33) Unknown Taken in Coldwater

34) Unknown taken in Coldwater
(Probably William B. Langwell)

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