What We Collect
The History Center of Cheboygan County collects materials documenting the history
of Cheboygan County. Our current collection includes nearly 10,000 artifacts, and more than 4,000 images that
represent more than 150 years of Cheboygan County's rich and fascinating history.
Our collecting activity focuses on several areas of
The list below describes the principal areas of our collection.
Our Scope of Collections Statement and Collecting Plan
(This is the official Statement, the summary is
Photographs, drawings, paintings and postcards that include scenes of the cities, towns, and villages of Cheboygan
County. Photographs or prints of locations and people from Cheboygan County.
Any items used
on the waters of the County--lakes, rivers, and streams.
Locally-made or worn uniforms from the armed services.
made or worn items of clothing worn by local celebrities or pieces that represent particular fashions or
that relates to the homes of county residents, including quilts, dishware and other household and
relate to any business that was carried on within Cheboygan County.
If you have an object that you might consider donating to
please use the form below to tell us about it.