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"Our City Parks," by Martin A. Melkild


Manuscript copy of "Our City Parks," by Martin A. Melkild. Melkild published several works in his lifetime on local history, family history, and…

Transcript of interview with Ralph Hunter, Traverse City resident and steamboat captain, 1910-1950


Transcript of interview with Ralph Hunter, Traverse City resident and steamboat captain, 1910-1950. The transcript was made from a taped interview,…

Finding Aid of Traverse City Musicale Colleciton, 1932-2013


Finding aid of the Traverse City Musicale Collection. The Collection consists of scrapbooks and annual programs detailing the work and history of…

Finding Aid for Northwest Michigan Development District Aerial Photographs, 1938, 1973


A two linear-foot collection of aerial photographs (most 9” x 9”) of the Northwest Michigan Development District, including Emmet, Charlevoix,…

Finding aid for Regional Government Documents, 1940-1980


Finding aid for the Regional Government Documents collection, 1 linear foot of material, housed at the Traverse Area District Library, Woodmere Main…

"Bohemia on the Boardman," by Mary Rutner


This is a manuscript written by Mary Rutner describing the immigration of the Bohemians to the Traverse City area. It was written in 1923-1924 and…

Finding Aid for Citizens for Libraries, Site Committee Records, 1995-1997 (2016)


Finding aid for the Records of the Citizens for Libraries, Site Committee, 1995-1997. Collection is .25 linear feet, and is held at the Traverse Area…

Betty Beeby, oral interview, 7 May 2003


Beeby, Betty: Antrim County, artist, writer, Mackinaw Mural Children in Art.

Margaret Brinkman, oral interview, 26 April 2003


Brinkman, Margaret: Grand Traverse County, teacher at TC high school, antique expert and collector.

Barbara "Bobby" Ambrose, oral interview, 10 February 2003


Ambrose, Barbara: Grand Traverse County, Forensic anthropologist, handbell musician.