The Northville Historical Society is a 501(c)(3) non-profit volunteer organization responsible for the financing and operation of Mill Race Village and preservation of the Northville Archives.

(248) 348-1845

215 Griswold St

Northville MI 48167

©2019 BY MILL RACE VILLAGE, NORTHVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY

Publications for Sale

Prices include sales tax. Shipping and Handling is an additional $4 per book.

Please call 248-348-1845 with a credit card, or mail a check, made out to the Northville Historical Society, to:

 

Northville Historical Society

Att: Book Chair

215 Griswold St.

Northville, MI 48167

 

If you prefer to pick up the books (minus the shipping and handling fee), they are available at Mill Race Village Office and the Mead General Store (215 Griswold), and Knightsbridge Antiques (42305 Seven Mile Rd). Note: Northville Historical Society books only.

Author:  Pat Allen;  Linda Last;  Tillie Van Sickle

Copyright: 2014, Northville Historical Society

Pages: 81

Binding: Spiral

Price: $10.00

Description: Photographs, newspaper articles, and documents from Northville Historical Society's first fifty years. This book highlights events, fund raisers, and projects which have helped to fund the maintenance and expansion of Mill Race Village.

A Window on our Past

Authors: Barbara G. Louie & Diane Rockall

Copyright: 1989

Pages: 64

Binding: Stapled Book

Price: $5.00

Description: Pictures and descriptions of buildings and homes in the Historic District, Bealtown, Orchard Heights, Cabbage Town and Points of Interest.

Step by Step Through Northville - Four Walking Tours

Author: Jack Hoffman

Copyright: 2005

Pages: 433

Binding: Soft cover

Price: $15.00

Description: History and Historical Photos from 1800s to early 1900s.

Indexed.

Northville...The First Hundred Years - 4th Printing

Author: Bill Sliger

Copyright: 2000

Pages: 48

Binding: Bound Soft Cover

Price: $10

Description: The stories of an amazing man who, at 90 years of age, was still holding office hours and making house calls.

“This is Dr. Atchison"

Author: Francis Pershing Gazlay

Copyright: 2005

Pages: 39

Binding: Stapled Book

Price: $5.00

Description: Many photos and history of the making of Mill Race Village, an 11-acre site housing local buildings with historic and architectural value that have been saved and moved.

Welcome to Historic Mill Race Village... We Saved it for You!

Author: Eagle Steam Printing & Engraving

Copyright: 1892

Pages: 32

Binding: Stapled Booklet

Price: $3.00

Description: A reproduction of a book published in 1892 as an advertising brochure to lure people from the city. It describes and pictures the businesses, schools, and cultural groups of that time.

Northville - Ideal Suburban Village

Author: Francis P. Gazlay

Copyright: 1999

Pages: 28 (112 postcards)

Binding: Stapled Book

Price: $5.00

Description: Reproductions of vintage postcards depicting Northville landmarks from early1900s to 1980s.

Greetings from Northville - A Postcard Album

Author: Michele M. Fecht

Copyright: 2010

Pages: 127

Binding: Soft Cover

Price: $15.00

Description: Using images from the Northville Historical Society's archives and other 

collections, author Michele Fecht offers a visual history of the people, places and events that shaped Northville's history.

Images of America: Northville

Author: Kathleen Ripley Leo

Copyright: 1988

Pages: 72

Binding: Bound Soft Cover

Price: $2.00

Description: Poems and drawings inspired by the history and stories of Northville taken from the time the first settlers ventured to the northern section of “town one south, range eight east”, as this city and township were originally designated, to today. Drawings by Allen Berlinski.

Town One South - Northville Poems