A Step Back in Time
County Centennial Book 1975
County Centennial Newspaper 1975
Gaylord Centennial Newspaper 1981
Commerce 50th Anniversary
A silver anniversary 1965-1989
- Chronology of Events
Township Plat Book
Otsego County Herald - Souvenir Edition
Gaylord State Bank - Old Kent Bank Centennial 1993
Ford / Huntley
written by Evelyn Louise (Huntley) Corsaut in 1984
about her mother Hazel (Ford) Huntley and her grandparents Dr. Elmer and
Dr. Ruey Ford. 131 pages
A Living: 90 Years of
Extension Service in Otsego County
and Biographical Record of Northern Michigan" 1895
The Impact of Interstate Seventy-Five on Gaylord, Michigan, Otsego
County by Joan Glasser 1970
John G. Berry Family History
Biography of Herman Lunden, Lumberman and Conservationist by Herman
Fourth Printing, December 2016. File size is 9MB
Experience in the Army Air Force,
1943 to 1946"
by Herman Lunden Miller
Herman Miller graduated from Gaylord High
School in 1942 and is the grandson of Herman Lunden. This story
was written in 2014.
This is the story
of Donald H. Parkes' experiences from 1944 to 1946 as told by his
letters, newspaper articles, pictures and the document he wrote about
his experiences several years later.
Don was the second son and youngest of four children of Elmer and Lucy
Parkes. His parents moved their young family from Onaway, Michigan to
Gaylord when he was 5 years old. He grew up in Gaylord along with
his older brother, Elmer Jr., and his sisters Irene and Elaine. He
enlisted on March 23, 1944 at the age of 18.
This story was assembled by his daughter Carla L. Parkes.
The letters and the documents he wrote have been re-typed for easier
reading. Any misspelled words or unique grammar are as Don
Click Here for his story.
116 pages File size is 11MB