John D. Voelker, an Ishpeming, Michigan attorney and avid trout fisherman, is best known as the author of Anatomy of a Murder. (He wrote it under the pen name “Robert Traver.”) The book spawned a classic 1959 film adaptation.
Ski jump enthusiasts hold Suicide Hill – and its rich history – in high esteem.
The date is February 22, 1906. The large crowd is watching a dog sled race through Ishpeming, Michigan. The race is well attended, but it’s not the week’s only attraction.
The Michigan Chorale gave Michigan students the opportunity...
Martha Edna Wright Griffiths, stateswoman and champion...
The Archives of Michigan is thrilled to announce that...
Death Records, 1921-1952
Documents, Family History, Primary Sources
Documents, Primary Sources
State Census, 1827-1874