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View Resource Detroit Public Television's "American Black Journal "

Documenting over thirty years of Detroit history from African American perspectives, this collection of programs includes interviews, round-table discussions, field-produced features and artistic performances featuring African Americans, many of who are among the nation's most recognized and controversial figures, and provides the visual and audio context of key debates and discussions...

http://abj.matrix.msu.edu/
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 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 Mine Shafts of Michigan

Michigan mines have produced iron, copper, and minerals. This gallery of photos presents mine headframes and structures as they appeared between 1900 and 1950. Most of the old mine structures have since been salvaged or removed. Photographs were taken by staff of the Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences Department at Michigan Technological University.

http://www.mg.mtu.edu/shaft0.htm
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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