Daily Archives: May 3, 2015


Michigan Explorers & Pioneers Tell Their Own Stories

Here are titles of first-person accounts of exploration, travel or pioneer life in early Michigan. Links to all these books are found on pages of this site, as shown below. If you would like to find the many similar accounts for Indiana, Illinois, Ohio, Wisconsin or the entire Great Lakes region that are also on […]


Genealogy & Local History Research

We have links on History of the Great Lakes States to numerous online resources that can be useful to anyone doing genealogical research or looking into their local history. Every title on this website is fully available online, free. While the site is dedicated to the five Great Lakes states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio […]