Alger County (Mich.)
Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Alger County 1910 Census Statistics
Au Train Regional Documents Collection
This collection consists of documents relating to the hydroelectric project in Au Train, its possible environmental impact on the area, and the fishery in the Au Train area. A large portion of the collection relates to public concern over a proposed Shoreline Management Plan created by the Upper Peninsula Power Company in 2007.
Clarence Sellman scrapbook
The scrapbook contains newspaper articles and photographs related to Grand Marais, Michigan. Most of the items concern fishing and the Coast Guard.
Pat Gagliardi papers
Grand Marais Chamber of Commerce scrapbook
Grand Marais Gazette newspapers
The collection has almost the full run of the newspaper from August 30, 1994 to August 15, 2013. It is missing the first March 2007 issue, the second March 2009 issue, the second June 2012 issue, the first November 2012 issue, and the second December 2012 issue.
Grand Marais Herald newspapers
The collection consists of fragments of a single issue of the Grand Marais Herald from approximately March 6-12, 1904.
Grand Marais Pilot and Pictured Rocks Review newspapers
Grand Marais Tales of the Past binder
This collection consists of a single binder of materials compiled by Rosie Della Meldrum and James Carter in 2009. The contents include reminiscences by a variety of Grand Marais residents, historic photographs of people, organizations, and places in Grand Marais, and information about historic buildings and businesses in Grand Marais.
Marquette Area Glass Negatives collection
This collection consists of glass negatives taken in Marquette County and Alger County in the early-to-mid twentieth century. Many of the images concern mining, logging, fishing, Presque Isle Park, and the Marquette ore docks.
Pictorial works of the Upper Peninsula, 1977-2009
Includes primarily photographic or graphic works depicting the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.
Standard Atlas of Alger County, Michigan
This collection consists of a single atlas of Alger County, Michigan from 1921. The atlas includes detailed plats for the county.
Upper Peninsula Cemetery records
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This collection guide includes collections from member organizations of UPLINK (the Upper Peninsula Digital Network) as well as the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives. UPLINK collections document the history of the Upper Peninsula broadly, while the Central UP & NMU Archives focuses on such topics as Northern Michigan University history, the local iron mining industry, and the politics, economics, religion, environment, and culture of the Central Upper Peninsula region.
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