Robert D. Aldrich Collection 1783-1983


Robert D. Aldrich Collection 1783-1983

Papers and photographs collected by Robert D. Aldrich relating to the history, people and institutions of Concord village in Jackson County, Michigan; include correspondence, diaries, account books and other papers of Concord residents; records of Concord social organizations, businesses, schools, and church and governmental bodies.

17 linear ft., 28 oversize volumes, and 1 oversize folder


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There are 14 Entities related to this resource.

Mann family. (family)

Townsend, Charles E. (Charles Elroy), 1856-1924 (person)

Republican congressman from Michigan, 1903-1911, and U.S. Senator, 1911-1922. From the description of Charles Elroy Townsend papers, 1905-1922. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34422290 ...

Keeler, Lewis. (person)

Pomeroy, Austin. (person)

Aldrich, Robert, 1918-1983 (person)

Robert D. Aldrich (1920-1983), born in Concord, Michigan, worked for the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Throughout his life, he maintained and cultivated an interest in the people, organizations, and history of his hometown of Concord. He collected widely: manuscript, printed, and photographic materials, anything that related to Concord or to western Jackson County in general. From the guide to the Robert D. Aldrich Collection, 1783-1983, (Bentley Historical Library University of M...

Paddock, Alfred J. (person)

Michigan Central Railroad Company (corporateBody)

On March 20, 1837, legislation providing for work to proceed on three railroads and two canals in Michigan became law. One of the railroads -- the central -- was to connect Detroit and St. Joseph through the second tier of counties. Based upon preliminary work already done by the Detroit and St. Joseph Railroad Company (whose rights and properties were purchased by the state), the railroad was able to begin operation (at least as far as Dearborn) by the end of 1837. In 1846, the central railroad...

Malcolm, George A. (George Arthur), 1881-1961 (person)

George Arthur Malcolm was born November 5, 1881 in Concord, Michigan. He graduated from the Law School of the University of Michigan in 1906, then worked his way to the Philippines where he found employment as a temporary clerk in the Bureau of Health. In 1907, he transferred to the Executive Bureau as a clerk, then in 1908 again transferred to the Bureau of Justice as a law clerk. Here he was promoted to assistant attorney, and then assistant attorney general. In 1912, he came to the University...

United States. War Dept. Citizens' Military Training Camps. (corporateBody)

Encke, L. C. (person)

United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 36th (1861-1865) (corporateBody)

Brucker, Wilber Marion, 1894-1968 (person)

Prosecuting attorney of Saginaw County, Michigan, attorney general of Michigan, 1929-1931, governor, 1931-1932, general counsel to the Department of Defense during the Army-McCarthy Hearing, 1954-1955, and Secretary of the Army, 1955-1961. From the description of Wilber M. Brucker papers, 1877-1968. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34421623 Wilber Marion Brucker, government official and governor, was born in Saginaw, Michigan, June 23, 1894, the son...

Billings, Hiram K. (person)

Piper, William J. (person)