Detroit: Early Documents (Before 1850)

The Old State House, Detroit, first state capitol of Michigan, ca. 1855. Print by Tarbell (Detroit, Mich., print collection) image bl004049

Anonymous ledger, ca. 1810-1830.

Detroit, Michigan, papers, 1775-1888 (scattered dates).

Detroit trading post journal, 1776-1777.

List of persons who had not paid their taxes for the year 1805, 1805.

Andre, Jacques.

Askin, John, 1739-1815.

Bellows, John N.

Biddle, Sophia.

Bond, John.

Brush, Elijah, 1772-1813.

Bryan, John A. (John Alexander), 1794-1864.

Burt, Flora, collector.

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Campau family.

Campau, Claude Bernard.

Candler family.

Chovin, François.

Cooper, David M. (David Mack), 1827-1908

Dequindre, Antoine, b. 1784.

Fairbanks Scale Company.

Fitch, Chauncey W.

Foster, Charles.

Granger, John A.

Houghton, Douglass, 1809-1845.

Michigan. Commission on Land Titles.

O'Keeffe, George A.

Old Dartmouth Historical Society (New Bedford, Mass.)

Sanger, H. K.

Schmalzriedt, Fred R., collector.

Thorley family.

Tremble, Joseph L.

University of Michigan. Board of Regents.

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Walker, Charles I. (Charles Irish), 1814-1895, collector.

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Whitehouse, Frank.

Whitney, Andrew G., 1786-1826.

Winder, John, b. 1804.

Woodbridge family.

View of Detroit from Sandwich, Ont. (now part of Windsor), 1852 (Detroit, Mich., print collection) image bl004050