archives master database

The Archives Master Database is a searchable Excel file that includes all the items that have been cataloged in the various collections stored within the YHS Archives. Once you have opened the file follow the directions listed below:

1. In the upper right hand corner of the page click on the down arrow to the right of the image of the magnifying glass and then click on "Find on this Page."

2. In the "Find" box that appears at the top left of the screen type in the name of the item, location, family, etc. that you are looking for.

3. You may then scroll through the entire database by clicking on "Next" or "Previous."

4. Make a note of the Collection, Name of the Item or File, and the Location in the Archives.

collections & categories

The Archives Master Database includes the following "Collections" and "Categories" within each collection

Atlas

- Oakland County
- State of Michgan
- Wayne County
- Washtenaw County
- World

Bible

Black History

Book

- Eastern Michigan
- University
- Education
- Michigan Pioneer
- Preservation
- State and National
- Surrounding Area
- Ypsilanti

Blueprint

- Files
- Streets

Calendar

Cemetery

Church

Directory

Education

- Eastern Michigan University
- General
- Public Schools
- Yearbooks - Eastern Michigan University
- Yearbooks - EMU Roosevelt High School
- Yearbooks - Ypsilanti Public Schools

Family

- Books
- Diaries/Oral Histories
- Files
- Letters
- Reference Books

General Subject

- General
- Surrounding Area

Location - Street

Map

- Michigan
- Michigan - Southeast
- United States & Midwest
- Washtenaw County
- Wayne County
- Ypsilanti
- Ypsilanti Township

Newsletter

- Depot Town Rag
- Family History Capers
- Gleanings
- Heritage News
- Index Education
- Index People
- Index Place
- Index Subject
- ISpy
- Washtenaw Impressions

Newspaper

- Ann Arbor
- Clippings - Business
- Clippings - Churches
- Clippings - Education
- Clippings - Eastern Michigan University
- Clippings - Government
- Clippings - Locations
- Clippings - Military
- Clippings - Names
- Clippings - Subject
- General
- Microfilm
- Ypsilanti

Obituary

Photographs

- Albums
- Book
- Daguerreotype
- Family
- Glass Plate
- Large Format
- Museum
- Small Format
- TinType
- Negatives

Post Card

Scrapbook

Veterans History Project

Willow Run

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