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Presque Isle County

Basic Information

County Seat: Rogers City

Origin of Name: A derivation of the French, meaning "narrow peninsula"

Set Off: 1840

Organized: 1871, reorganized in 1875

Population in 1990: 13,743

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.

Ferdelman, Nina M. Virgin Forests to Modern Homes. [Compiled by the Seventh Grade of Rogers City Township Schools, 1947]. (Rogers City).

Getzinger, Beth. Murder of Albert Molitor. CMU Term Paper, 1967. (Rogers City).

Heibel, Mamie D. Still Waters, or, When the Leaves Turn. n.p., 1982.

Heibel, Mamie D. Stories of Presque Isle County. N.d. 1982.

Husted, Charles. Early History of the Educational and Religious Institutions of Onaway. CMU Term Paper, 1967.

Johnston, Roberta B. Social Survey of Onaway. CMU Term Paper, n.d.

Kauffman, George H. My Recollections of Early Grand Lake. n.p., 1973.

The Metz Fire of 1908, Presque Isle County, Michigan: The Most Destructive Fire in the History of Modern Michigan. Rogers City, MI: Presque Isle County Historical Society, [1979].

Micketti, Gerald. The Day Metz Burned. G. Micketti, 1992.

Micketti, Gerald. Little Italy in Rogers City. [n.p., 1982].

Micketti, Gerald. Lumber to Limestone, the Port of Calcite. [Calcite, MI: G. Micketti, 198-]. (Rogers City).

Nugent, Ada. History of Fletcher Park. CMU Term Paper, 1967.

Onaway of To-Day, from Forest to City. Onaway, MI: H.D. Tisdale, 1902.

Otis, Craig. Town that Steered the World (Onaway). CMU Term Paper, 1967.

Posen Area Centennial, 1870-1970. [Posen, MI: 1970].

Rogers City Centennial; History and Photo Album. Rogers City, MI: Rogers City Centennial Committee, 1971.

St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church (Rogers City, Mich.). Geschichte der Evan. Luth. St. Johannis Gemeinde in Rogers City, Michigan. n.p., 1923.

Schaedig, Cynthia. The History of Ocqueoc. [Mt. Pleasant, MI: The Author, 1977].

75th Jubilee, Onaway, Michigan, 1899-1974. [Onaway, MI: Jubilee Book Committee, 1974].

Shaloy, Blanche. History of the Onaway School System. CMU Term Paper, 1967.

Torsch, Naomi. History and Background of Fireside Inn on Grand Lake. CMU Term Paper, n.d.

Vermilya, Claire. Bootlegger's Daughter. Onaway, MI: Camelot Self Subsidy Publishers, 1987.

Walter, Claire. Early Days of Millersburg. CMU Term Paper, 1971.

Warwick, Winnifred. World's Largest Limestone Quarry (Roger's City, Michigan). CMU Term Paper, n.d.‚Äč