This collection consists of the papers of Carl Marietta, covering the dates 1874-1944, and photographs, covering the dates ca. 1880-1950. The papers consists of various documents including a book, Bad Axe, Michigan, the thumb's best town, 1901; Jarvis Engineering Works (Lansing), 50th anniversary; recipes; Michigan Agricultural College souvenir guidebook (1898); The bad axian, 1912 (senior annual); songbooks and song lyrics; and a Springport telephone directory for 1902. The photographs contain approx. 100 b&w photographs and tintypes of various size, of people, buildings, agriculture and vehicles.