Peck 6


Peck 6

Malt House connected to Peck Street Primary. Part of the West wall remains as a brick wall today, as does the Peck Street Primary. This shows the first cement sidewalk in the City of Ypsilanti that the town cows liked to walk on while going to pasture at the river. Read more about Peck Street in Ypsilanti Gleanings.

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Peck 7


Peck 7

Florence and Jesse Swaine and friends outside the Malt House in a donkey cart. The Swaine house is to the left. Read more about the Swaines and Peck Street in Ypsilanti Gleanings.

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songs1


songs1

The "Yip-si-lan-ti" song was controversial because it was billed as a "comic" song and the use of some derogatory words. Read more about Ypsilanti Songs in Ypsilanti Gleanings.

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I'm A Goin' To Go To Ypsilanti


I'm A Goin' To Go To Ypsilanti

In 1910 the Brehm Brothers from Erie, Pennsylvania published the song "I'm A Goin' To Go To Ypsilanti" Referring to the practice of "Michigan Men" coming to Ypsi to court the MSNC co-eds, viewed as preferable to the M Bluestockings!.

Read more about Ypsilanti Songs in Ypsilanti Gleanings.

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Brayton Mausoleum1


Brayton Mausoleum1

At the rear of the mausoleum is a stained glass window that is protected by a wrought iron grill and a sheet of clear plastic

Read more about the Brayton Mausoleum in Ypsilanti Gleanings.

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Brayton Mausoleum2


Brayton Mausoleum2

Highland Cemetery's Brayton Mausoleum, built in 1913 or 1914, was the first mausoleum built in Washtenaw County

Read more about the Brayton Mausoleum in Ypsilanti Gleanings.

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Ypsilanti Family 1


Ypsilanti Family 1

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Peck 3


Peck 3

Eliza (George) Swaine. Read more about Eliza Swaine andPeck Street in Ypsilanti Gleanings.

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Ypsilanti Family 2


Ypsilanti Family 2

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Peck 4


Peck 4

Frederick Swaine. Read more about Frederick waine and Peck Street in Ypsilanti Gleanings.

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