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Genealogy Research Tools
Panoramic Maps:
This site from the Library of Congress has searchable panoramic maps of U.S. and Canadian cities and towns during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

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Local History
Clinton Township Historical Commission:
The Clinton Township Historical Commission is an appointed group of individuals who are committed to preserving the local history of Clinton Township as seen in pictures, artifacts, buildings, and other cultural objects.
Forgotten Detroit:
Find historical and current information on architectural landmarks and buildings of Detroit.
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Michigan Genealogy
Michigan Deaths 1971-1996:
A searchable database from Ancestry.com.
Michigan Historic Sites Online:
Michigan's Historic Sites Online provides a database of over 3,500 historic sites across the state. Here, you will find information and photos of National Historic Landmarks, properties listed in the National Register of Historic Places and the State Register of Historic Sites, as well as Michigan Historical Markers.
Michigan Newspaper Family Histories:
Find historical information on Michigan newspapers.
Michigan Vital Records:
Find out how to make requests for records of births, marriages, deaths and divorces that occurred in Michigan and were filed with the state.
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