History Resources

Polish Genealogical Society of Michigan


PGSM is dedicated to promoting and encouraging research in Polish genealogy, as well as preserving historical materials which would aid in researching Polish family histories.

Port Huron Museum


The Port Huron Museum of Arts and History, housed in an historic Carnegie Library built in 1904, provides exhibitions and programs relating to local history, fine arts (with an emphasis on regional art), decorative arts, natural history, and Great Lakes marine lore.

Preservation Detroit


Preservation Wayne is Detroit’s oldest and largest architectural preservation organization and has been working to honor Detroit’s rich architectural heritage since 1975. Over the last three decades, the scope of Preservation Wayne has grown to encompass the entire city, from historic homes to skyscrapers to sites of cultural significance.

R.E. Olds Transportation Museum


Historic innovation and future inspiration... Explore Oldsmobile from the very first prototype to today's streamlined automobiles. Discover Lansing's rich transportation history – the infamous REO Motor Car Company, old-time bicycles and aviation endeavors.

Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm


The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm interprets, preserves and collects the history of the greater Rochester area for present and future generations. It also operates historic buildings in the old Stoney Creek Village, which include two historic houses, a darn barn and a one room schoolhouse.

Rochester-Avon Historical Society


The Rochester-Avon Historical Society was founded in 1969 to help preserve, collect and interpret the history of the greater Rochester area for present and future generations.

Roseville Historical And Genealogical Society


 The RHGS offers programs every third Tuesday in the Roseville Library's Erin Auditorium every month throughout the year (except for July, August and December). Our speakers provide entertaining and informative presentations on local history and genealogy. RHGS activities include the Erin Township Records, Historic House Marker and the Oral History projects. 

Royal Oak Historical Society


The Royal Oak Historical Society is a volunteer, membership organization whose purpose is to encourage historical study and research, to collect and preserve historical materials, and to record the forklore connected with the City of Royal Oak and its vicinity.

Selinsky-Green Farmhouse Museum


The Selinsky-Green Farmhouse Museum represents the history of a typical family of the late nineteenth century.

Sloan Museum


 The Alfred P. Sloan Museum focuses on regional history, historic automobiles, and hands-on science.