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1910 Upper Peninsula Census-Research records

Identifier: MSS-167

Content Description

This collection contains material related to the research done by Dr. Magnaghi on the 1910 census. There are note cards with data for each county in the Upper Peninsula as well as notebooks with data on each county. There are three binders located in the reading room with information on each county as well.


  • 1984


Conditions Governing Access

No Restrictions

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from MSS-167, 1910 Upper Peninsula Census Research records, must be obtained from the Univeristy Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at (906) 227-1225 or email, The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Biographical / Historical

This collection consists of the research records from the 1910 census. The research looked at each county, divided by community and tallied ethnic backgrounds and occupations. For some communities there appears to be muliple sets of research. Some counties are missing the research cards, but all are included in the final research report.


2.5 Cubic Feet (1 archival box; 3 binders)

Language of Materials



The materials in this coleection, MSS-167, 1910 Upper Peninsula Census Research Records are arranged in the following series: Box 1 Series: Alger County 1. AuTrain, Burt and Grand Island Townships 2. Limestone and Mathias Townships 3. Munising Township 4. Onota and Rock River Townships and Village of Munising

Series: Baraga County 5. Arvon and Baraga Townships and Village of Baraga 6. Covington, L’Anse and Spurr Townships and Village of L’Anse

Series: Chippewa County 7. Chippewa

Series: Delta County 8. Baldwin, Bark River, Bay de Noc and Brampton Townships 9. Cornell, Escanaba, Fairbanks and Ford River Townships 10. Garden, Maple Ridge and Masonville Townships 11. Nahma and Wells Townships 12. City of Escanaba, Wards 1, 2 and 3 13. City of Escanaba, Wards 4 and 5 14. City of Escanaba, Wards 6 and 7 15. City of Gladstone, Wards 1, 2, and 3 16. City of Gladstone, Ward 4, Village of Garden

Series: Dickenson County 17. Dickenson

Series: Houghton County 18. Houghton

Series: Keweenaw County 19. Allouez Township 20. Allouez Township 21. Allouez Township 22. Village of Ahmeek

Box 2 Series: Keweenaw County 1. Eagle Harbor Township 2. Grant Township 3. Houghton and Sherman Townships

Series: Luce County 4. Columbus, Lakefield, McMillan and Pentland Townships, Village of Newberry

Series: Mackinac County 5. Bois Blanc, Brevort and Clark Townships 6. Garfield and Hendricks Townships 7. Hudson, Moran and Newton Townships 8. Portage and St. Ignace Townships 9. Mackinac Island and City of St. Ignace, Wards 1 and 2 10. City of St. Ignace, Wards 3 and 4

Series: Menominee County 11. Cedarville and Harris Townships 12. Holmes, Ingasllstone, Mellon and Menominee Townships 13. Meyer, Spaulding and Stephenson Townships 14. Village of Stephenson, City of Menominee, Wards 1 and 2 15. City of Menominee, Wards 3, 4 and 5 16. City of Menominee, Wards 6 and 7

Series: Ontonagon County 17. Bohemia and Card Lakes Townships 18. Greenland Township 19. Haight, Interior and Matchwood Townships 20. McMillan, Rockland and Stannard Townships 21. Ontonagon Township

Series: Schoolcraft County 22. Cusino, Doyle, Germfask and Hiawatha Townships 23. Inwood, Manistique, Mueller and Seney Townships 24. Thompson Township, City of Manistique, Ward 3 and Loose cards

Box 3 Series: Notebook Records 1. Alger and Baraga Counties 2. Alger and Keweenaw Counties 3. Keweenaw, Ontonagon, and Baraga Counties 4. City of Newberry 5. Gogebic County 6. Dickenson County 7. Houghton County

Series: Data 8. Data back ups and Ethnic and Occupation Reading Room: Finished Research Alger, Baraga, Chippewa, Delta, Dickenson and Gogebic Counties Houghton, Iron, Keweenaw, Luce and Mackinac Counties Marquette, Menominee, Ontonagon and Schoolcraft Counties

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This collection is part of UPLINK, the Upper Peninsula Digital Network. You can see it on the UPLINK website here.

1910 Upper Peninsula Census - Research records
Karen Kasper
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Repository Details

Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1333 (Fax)


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