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Osceola County

Basic Information

County Seat: Reed City

Origin of Name: Chief Osceola, a Seminole Indian

Set Off: 1840 as Unwattin County. Name changed to Osceola in 1843

Organized: 1869

Population in 1990: 20,146

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.

Allen, Ed C. Pioneering in Michigan. [n.p., after 1910].

Baker, Eunice. Education in LeRoy Township with Special Emphasis on Consolidation. CMU Term Paper, n.d. (LeRoy TWP).

Bancroft, Esther. Evart: A Melting Pot. CMU Term Paper, 1968.

Blanchard, Sadie. Social Survey of Hershey as a Community. CMU Term Paper, n.d.

Booher, Dianne. Marion. CMU Term Paper, 1968.

Booher, Geneva. Hartwick. CMU Term Paper, 1968.

Dinger, B. Richmond Township-Osceola County. CMU Term Paper, n.d.

Dispatch Leader. January 8, 1903-March 5, 1908. (Marion).

Evart 100 Years. Evart, MI: 1972.

Evart Review. January 2, 1947-December 30, 1971; January 6, 1972-June 5, 1975; January 7, 1986-September 14, 1994.

Grandfather's Days in Osceola. Mt. Pleasant, MI: Central Michigan College of Education, 1946.

Hesselink, Alice. Old Peavey Factory: Logging Tool Industry of Evart, MI. CMU Term Paper, 1968.

Hoaglund, Pauline. Dighton, MI. CMU Term Paper, 1968.

Hoefferle, Caroline. "Just at Sunrise": The Sunrise Communal Farm in Rural Mid-Michigan. [n.p., 1995].

Johnson, Edith. Social Survey of Rose Lake Twp. CMU Term Paper, 1946.

Knapp, Lillian. Cycles of Living in Reed City: Emphasis on the Effects of Oil. CMU Term Paper, n.d.

Leach, Ardath. Social Survey of Lincoln Township. CMU Term Paper, 1946.

LeRoy Independent. January 7, 1898-December 30, 1898.

Lovene, A.A. Historik Over Tustin Svenska Evangelisk-Lutherska Forsamlingen 1874-1924. Tustin, MI: The Church, 1924. (Tustin).

Marion Dispatch. March 13, 1908-October 4, 1917.

Marion, 100 Years Moving Ahead. Marion, MI: Marion Press, 1988.

Marion Press. June 8, 1922-November 28, 1990.

Nelson, Garnet. Social Survey of LeRoy Village as a Community. CMU Term Paper, 1946.

Northern Osceola Press. October 11, 1917-June 1, 1922. (Marion).

Nurnberger, Jim. Orono and it's Surrounding Area. CMU Term Paper, 1970.

Olsson, Nils W. The Swedish Settlement of Tustin, Michigan. 1962.

One Hundred Years of Service to God, Saint Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1870-1970. [n.p., 1970]. (Reed City).

Osceola County Democrat. July 28, 1886-July 28, 1909; January 1, 1916-May 16, 1918.

Osceola County Herald. May 16, 1918-December 29, 1938.

Perkins, Margaret. Doc: The Grand Old Man of Michigan. CMU Term Paper, 1961.

Portrait and Biographical Album of Osceola County. . . Chicago, IL: Chapman Brothers, 1884.

Raab, Lyle. Social Welfare in Osceola County. CMU Term Paper, 1946.

Reed City Clarion. December 3, 1880-July 14, 1915.

Reed City Herald-News. January 6, 1994-December 28, 1995.

Reed City Weekly Clarion. July 12, 1878-November 26, 1880.

Root, Natalie. Survey of Evart and Community. CMU Term Paper, n.d.

Truman, Bernice. Let's Call it LeRoy. Evart, MI: Evart Review, 1973.

Turner, Mary. Social Survey of Marion Township. CMU Term Paper, 1944.

Tustin Times. June 19, 1902-July 27, 1944.

Tustin Topics. May 31, 1894-August 21, 1903.

U.S. 10 Review. June 12, 1975-December 29, 1976; January 6, 1977-December 23, 1985. (Evart).

Westman, Inez A. Carl Peter and Anna Carolina Westman; A Brief History of Their Life in America. Madison, WI: Westman Enterprises, 1991.

White, Mrs. Majorie. One Hundred Going on Two Hundred: Reed City Centennial. [Evart, MI: Review Publishing, 1975].‚Äč