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View Resource House of David Baseball Team Research Project

The Israelite House of David was a Christian religious commune founded in 1902. Based in and around Benton Harbor, Michigan, and High Island (Michigan), the commune required its members to refrain from sex, haircuts, shaving, and the eating of meat. The House of David operated a famous barnstorming baseball team, which toured small town America from the 1920s to the 1950s, playing major and minor...

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View Resource Historical Collections of the Great Lakes [Bowling Green State University]

The purpose of the Historical Collections of the Great Lakes (HCGL)is to collect, preserve, and make available historical materials documenting the Great Lakes region and connecting waterways. The HCGL's collections include materials related to commercial shipping, shipbuilding, navigation, maritime law, commercial fishing, shipwrecks, yachting, labor history, popular literature, freshwater...

http://www.bgsu.edu/library/cac/collections/hcgl.html
View Resource Pioneering the Upper Midwest: Books from Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin, ca. 1820-1910

"Pioneering the Upper Midwest" is a digital books collection that portrays the states of Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin from the seventeenth to the early twentieth century through first-person accounts, biographies, promotional literature, local histories, ethnographic and antiquarian texts, colonial archival documents, and other works. The collection's 138 volumes depict the land and its...

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/umhtml/umhome.html
View Resource John Todd Photography Collection

The John Todd Photographic Collection consists of over thirteen-thousand negatives of South West Michigan spanning a forty year time period beginning in 1940 and ending in 1981. The primary focus of the collection is on the City of Kalamazoo and the surrounding communities of Kalamazoo County. Digitization of part of this collection is from a grant from the Michigan Legislature for Digitization...

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