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Newaygo County

Basic Information

County Seat: White Cloud

Origin of Name: Newaygo, a Chippewa chief

Set Off: 1840

Organized: 1851

Population in 1990: 38,202

Material Available

For many counties the number of items listed is quite long. Navigational buttons are located only at the end of the list. This list of material represents the library's holdings as of July 1997. Be sure to check with us for any additional items we may now have either by contacting the library or by pressing the " Centra-Libraries Catalog" link to the left.

The Beginnings of Grant, Michigan. Grant, MI: Grant Public Library, 1975.

Cassuto, David N. Cold Running River. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1993.

Donnan, Donald D. Brook Lake and Newaygo in 1902. Chicago, IL: Levytype Co., 1902.

Evans, Martha E. History of Fremont Bank & Trust Co., 1904-1979. n.p., 1979.

The First Hundred Years, 1873-1973, White Cloud Area. [Fremont, MI: Industrial Printing Co., 1973].

Fremont Indicator. February 27, 1878-February 25, 1880.

Fremont Times-Indicator. December 7, 1911-December 30, 1948; December 9, 1976-March 12, 1980.

Grant Area Yesterday, Today. Grant, MI: Grant Public Library, 1979.

History of Big Prairie- Everett Cemetery- Big Rapids Prairie Desert. [n.p., 19--].

A History of Bridgeton Township. n.p., 1976.

Mills, E.L. The First Pioneer of White River Valley: A History of the Lewis and Macumber Families. White Cloud, MI: White Cloud Public Schools, 1987.

Newaygo Centennial, 1853-1953, Vacationers Paradise, Spanning the Muskegon. . . Factual, Pictorial. Newaygo Centennial Committee, [1953].

Newaygo County Historical Society. Newaygo County Yesteryear. [Newago, MI: The Society, 1960's].

Newaygo County Society of History and Genealogy. Have: October/November 1995; June/July-August/September 1996; December/January-April/May 1997.

Patrick, John. History of Woodville. CMU Term Paper, 1966.

Pioneer Parade: A History of Ensley Township, Newaygo County, Michigan. Ensley, MI: Ensley Historical Committee, 1978. (Ensley).

Portrait and Biographical Album of Newaygo County, Michigan Containing Portraits and Biographical Sketches. Chicago, IL: Chapman Brothers, 1884.

Profile of Yesteryear. White Cloud, MI: Historical Society, 1976.

Shaw, Edwin O. Newaygo, its Age, Record and Location. White Cloud, MI: Newaygo County Historical Society, [1977].

Shears, Doris, comp. Grant, Michigan. [Grant, MI: 1975].

Spooner, Harry L. The First White Pathfinders of Newaygo County. White Cloud, MI: Newaygo County Sun, 1976.

Spooner, Harry L. Lumbering in Newaygo County. White Cloud, MI: Cooper Press, [1946].

Spooner, Harry L. Newaygo County History. [n.p., 1955].

Thompson, Robert I. Newaygo White Pine Heritage: A Pictorial History of the Lumbering Era Along the Muskegon River in Newaygo County, 1837-1899. Newaygo, MI: Newaygo City Bicentennial Committee, 1976.

Village of Newaygo, 1853-1888. [White Cloud, MI: Newaygo County Historical Society, n.d.].

White Cloud's Century; The First 100 Years, 1873-1973. Special Souvenir Edition of the White Cloud Centennial. [White Cloud, MI: 1973].‚Äč