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Record #: 5_16
Title: Unidentified white haired man with glasses speaking.
Date: 1926
Description: Unidentified white haired man with glasses speaking.
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Record #: 5_17
Title: Actors spending the day at St. Clair Shores.
Date: 1926
Description: Actors spending the day at St. Clair Shores. A game of Tug O War is played.
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Record #: 5_18
Title: Two unidentified men in suits talking as one enters a car.
Date: 1926
Description: Two unidentified men in suits talking as one enters a car.
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Record #: 5_19
Title: Edward S. Evans manager of the Detroit Artic Expedition and Linton Wells return to Detroit after having circled the globe in 28 days, 14 hours, 36 minutes and 5 seconds.
Date: 1926
Description: Edward S. Evans manager of the Detroit Artic Expedition and Linton Wells return to Detroit after having circled the globe in 28 days, 14 hours, 36 minutes and 5 seconds.
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Record #: 5_20
Title: Four people were killed and one seriously injured when a steel smokestack toppled 12 stories from the top of the Charlevoix Building crushing a passing motor car.
Date: 1926
Description: Four people were killed and one seriously injured when a steel smokestack toppled 12 stories from the top of the Charlevoix Building crushing a passing motor car. Building inspectors investigate.
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Record #: 5_21
Title: Federal Judge John C. Gore of Cooksville, Tenn.
Date: 1926
Description: Federal Judge John C. Gore of Cooksville, Tenn. Becomes initiated to fandom at Navin Field by seeing his first baseball game there.
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Record #: 5_22
Title: Large list of spirited horses compete in Bloomfield Open Hunt, Spring Horse Show.
Date: 1926
Description: Large list of spirited horses compete in Bloomfield Open Hunt, Spring Horse Show. Geraldine Higbie wins Children’s Class.
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Record #: 5_23
Title: Franz C. Kuhn, chief of the Michigan Supreme Court dies unexpectedly.
Date: 1926
Description: Franz C. Kuhn, chief of the Michigan Supreme Court dies unexpectedly.
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Record #: 5_24
Title: Two new leopards and a mountain lion at Belle Isle zoo.
Date: 1926
Description: Two new leopards and a mountain lion at Belle Isle zoo.
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Record #: 5_25
Title: Captain Wanderwell driving around the world on a wager pays a visit to Rumanian king.
Date: 1926
Description: Captain Wanderwell driving around the world on a wager pays a visit to Rumanian king.
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Record #: 5_26
Title: More than 2000 members of Socialer Turnverein assemble from throughout Middle West to contend in track and field events at Belle Isle.
Date: 1926
Description: More than 2000 members of Socialer Turnverein assemble from throughout Middle West to contend in track and field events at Belle Isle. Hundreds drill in setting up exercises. Fencing is displayed.
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Record #: 5_27
Title: Catholic Study Club makes presentation-honoring site of St. Anne’s first Catholic Church in city.
Date: 1926
Description: Catholic Study Club makes presentation-honoring site of St. Anne’s first Catholic Church in city. Miss jane Sullivan unveils the tablet.
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Record #: 5_28
Title: W.S. Knudsen, Head of the world’s largest motor car producer endorses NIRA.
Date: 1926
Description: W.S. Knudsen, Head of the world’s largest motor car producer endorses NIRA.
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Record #: 5_29
Title: Jackie Coogan visits Detroit and is greeted by thousands. Hundreds of children brought contributions.
Date: 1926
Description: Jackie Coogan visits Detroit and is greeted by thousands. Hundreds of children brought contributions. Jackie drove Sheba the elephant at Belle Isle.
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Record #: 5_30
Title: Judge Joseph A. Moynihan sees end of Depression as a result of NRA.
Date: 1926
Description: Judge Joseph A. Moynihan sees end of Depression as a result of NRA.
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