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Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 1:29pm Categories:

Ionia, Ionia County, Michigan Terr’y. Published by Pendletons Lithography in Boston in 1835, probably for Nathaniel Brown.

Amanda Tickner Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 10:18am Categories: Events
We have many fun and useful workshops including GIS workshops and non-GIS workshops scheduled for Fall!


Kathleen Weessies Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 11:01am Categories: Uncategorized

Beginning in the nineteenth century, immigrants to Michigan massively changed the landscape through l

Kathleen Weessies Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 8:11am Categories: Events
Statewide Michigan GIS Users meeting at the MSU Main Library
Kasey Wilson Wednesday, June 29, 2016 - 3:00pm Categories:
Image of Manitou County from "Map of the State of Michigan and the Surrounding Country," Exhibiting the Sections and the Latest Surveys.  By John Farmer. Published in Detroit in 1855.

From 1850-1856, James Jesse Strang (image below) lived on Beaver Island as a self-appointed king among the Mormon adherents who declared allegiance to him after the death of Joseph Smith.  Strang comman

Kathleen Weessies Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 11:36am Categories:

This three hour workshop gives participants the opportunity to learn QGIS, the free and open source geospatial software package. The workshop content revolves around solving a research/planning question using data about Detroit.

Kathleen Weessies Friday, March 18, 2016 - 2:20pm Categories: Uncategorized

We are hosting two more fun and useful workshops this semester!

Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 5:17pm Categories:
In 1927, Clyde Newnom authored a guidebook to Michigan titled Michigan’s Thirty-seven Million Acres of Diamonds.The author, in his introduction, explained the use of the word ‘diamonds’ poetically: “Her [Michigan’s] hand is overflowing with vast natural resources and great wealth.” Clyd
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 1:06pm Categories:

Part of the black-ink plate to the 1912 Lansing topographic map.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 12:35pm Categories:

East Lansing and MSC, 1926


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