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220 N. Huron St.
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
734 482 4990
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Downstairs: Dining Room Entrance Family Parlor
  Formal Parlor Solarium Ypsilanti Room
  Library / Music Room  

Upstairs: Bedroom Costume Room Meeting Room
  Tool Room Toy Room  
 

Ypsilanti Room

The Ypsilanti room contains the history of the city of Ypsilanti. The exhibits include:

  • Ancient Indian Artifacts from the Paleo Indian era, dating from 10,000 to 8,000 B.C. - From the collection of Jacob Thumm
  • War Relics
    • Civil War
    • Spanish-American War
    • 1st and 2nd World Wars
  • The Tucker Automobile
  • Elijah McCoy
  • The Interurban (Ypsi-Ann)
  • Early Medical Practices / Instruments
  • The Ypsilanti Police and Fire Fighters
  • Early Businesses:
    • Underware Factory
    • Mineral Baths and Wells
    • Paper and Flour Mills
    • Soap Manufacturing
    • Ginger Ale and Beer
  • Schools from Kindergarten to College