On June 7, 1937, Lansing’s labor force took a holiday.
The 1950 “Treaty of Detroit” represents a pivotal moment in the offering of full medical benefits to the American worker.
This photo above originates with a 1937 strike. Specifically, it is a strike against the Newton Steel Company of Monroe, Michigan. In the photo, people flee as gas is unleashed against the strikers!
These women are in the midst of a sit-down strike against their employer – the Farm Crest Bakery of Detroit. It is February 1937, and sit-down strikes have become “all the rage!”
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
State Census, 1827-1874
State Census, 1884-1894
Documents, Family History