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View Resource Built in America: Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record, 1933-Present

Database includes digitized images of measured drawings, black-and-white photographs, color transparencies, photo captions, data pages including written histories, and supplemental materials. There are at least 741 Michigan entries. The database is searchable, or you may browse by subject or place.

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/collections/habs_haer/
View Resource Ford House

A website on the Edsel & Eleanor Ford house with details about the architecture, gardens and events.

http://www.fordhouse.org/
View Resource Henry Ford Estate Fairlane

Fair Lane, located in Dearborn, Michigan, was the beloved family home of Clara and Henry Ford from 1915 until 1950. Upon Clara’s death, it was given to Ford Motor Company, and in 1957 Ford donated the estate and the farmlands to the University of Michigan for construction of the Dearborn campus. In 1966, it was among the first in the nation to receive the prestigious designation as a...

http://www.henryfordestate.org/
View Resource Michigan One-Room Schoolhouse Collection

Information on more than 3,000 one-room schools in the state. Maintained by Van Buren District Library in Decatur.

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mivanbur/MichiganSchools.h...
View Resource Michigan's Historic Bridges

As part of our dedication to the preservation of cultural resources, Michigan Dept. of Transportation (MDOT) maintains an inventory of historic bridges that are located on state owned roads. This inventory lists counties and the historic bridges located in those counties.

http://www.michigan.gov/mdot/0,1607,7-151-9620_11154_11188--...
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