4 Amazing Stories About the Indian Trails of Michigan’s Upper Thumb

Indian Trails of the Upper Thumb

The first major highways were based on trails Native Americans has used for centuries throughout Michigan.

Here are four tidbits about those trails in Michigan’s Upper Thumb.

Collection of Ora Labora Letters Discovered in Ohio

Trace Magazine

Archives of Michigan is now in possession of a collection of Ora Labora letters written in English and Old German by Emil and Bertha Baur and other family members. They were found in Cincinnati in 1974 and sent to the Historical Society of Michigan in 2018. They are in process of being prepared for availability online