Park Lake Beach & Recreation Area: Bath, Michigan – Early 1900s
In the 1890s, people from Lansing and surrounding areas flocked to this location in Bath for some summertime fun. Here's some info and a few old photos!
Abandoned Farmhouse and Barn; Just One of Many Found in Northern Michigan
So many old historic farmhouses and barns like this can be found in Northern Michigan...take a look..
Bear Cave in Buchanan, Michigan Inspired One of the Greatest Films of All Time
A real 1875 incident at Bear Cave in Buchanan, Michigan was inspiration for part of a classic film. Here are details and photos inside the cave...
Carrie Nation and Her Hatchet Comes To Holly, Michigan: 1908
Looking back at this event, did she REALLY smash up this Michigan saloon or did her reputation dictate the legend? Here are some details...
The Forgotten Troubadour: Omo The Hobo From Fayette, Michigan 1917-1996
Born in the Michigan ghost town of Fayette, his records fetch high prices on Ebay. Check out the info on this mostly-forgotten Michigan performer!
Sunken Underwater: The Ghost Town of Belvidere, Michigan
The town had just about everything...then the floods came and buried the whole town. Details are here...
The Origin of the Creepy Dolls of Comins Township, Oscoda County
People have wondered how this all started...now we know. Details are here...
Did You Know The General Foods Company Got Its Start in Michigan? Here’s How
World-famous General Foods began here in Michigan, thanks to one of our cereal companies. Here's some info along with vintage photos and products!
Pinconning, Michigan: How It Became the State’s “Cheese Capitol”
Pinconning began as a lumber town but ended up as a "city of cheese". Here are some vintage photos and a brief history...