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Item or Series Title Stebbins Standard Card Files
Catalog Number 1992-01-001.001
Parent Catalog Number 1992-01-001
Description This series of the Stebbins Real Estate Collection is the main portion of real estate records, including over 300 boxes of address files. Materials are organized by street address.

A typical address file will include at least one of the following:

-Photograph of property
-Negative (usually Kodak Brownie format) of property
-Sales listing card, detailing the structure, lot, location, any notes on showing the property for agents, notes on sale price and date. The sales listing cards usually have a half-tone photograph of the property on the reverse.
-Newspaper clippings (classified advertisements or articles)
-Sales agent solicitation records
-Rental property information
-Vacant property information

Occasionally odd items such as a housekey have been found in the files.

The large files series sometimes contains files for addresses that are represented in this series, so it is best to check both locations.
Collection Title Stebbins Real Estate Collection
Creator Advance Realty Co.
Dates of Creation 1927-1972
Year Range from 1927
Year Range to 1972
Object Name Series, Archival
People and Organizations Stebbins, C. Rowland
Advance Realty Co.
Search Terms Real property
Houses
Buildings
Containers Abbott - Airport
Airport - Algers (S)
Algoma - Allegan (W)
Allegan (W) - Aloha
Alpha - Alsdorf
Alton - Ann
Ann - Arcadia
Arcadia - Arrowhead
Ash - Aurelius
Aurelius - Avon
Avon - Babbitt
Baker - Ballard
Ballard - Barnes (E)
Barnes (E) - Barnes (S)
Barnes (W) - Bates
Bates - Beal Avenue (East Lansing)
Beal - Beech
Beech - Bement
Bement - Bentley
Bentwood - Berten
Bertha - Birch
Birch - Blair
Blair - Bon Air
Bon Air - Boston Boulevard
Boulevard - Bretton
Bretton - Bristol
Bristol - Brookland
Brookland - Burcham
Burcham - Butler (N)
Butler (N) - Butterfield
Butternut - Cambridge (N)
Cambridge (N) - Capitol (N)
Capitol (N) - Carey
Carey - Catherine
Cavanaugh - Cawood
Catherine - Cavanuagh
Cawood - Cedar (N)
Cedar (N)/Holt - Cedar (S)
Cedar (S)
Cedar (S) - Cedar (S)/Holt
Cedar/EL - Center Street - EL
Center/EL - Charles
Charles/EL - Cherry
Cherry - Chestnut (N)
Chestnut (N) - Chetwyn
Chetwyn - Christiansen
Christiansen - Clare
Clare - Clayton Street
Clayton - Clemens (S)
Clemens - Cleo
Clifton - Clippert (S)
College Rd - Comanche Dr
Concord - Cooper
Cooper
Cooper - Coulson
Comfort - Concord
Coulson - Crest
Creston - Cumberland
Daisy - Daviland
Davis - Deerfield (S)
Deerfield - Dell
Drexel - Dunlap
Donora - Drexel
Dunn - East (N)
Cleo - Clifford
Clifford - Clifton
Clippert - Coleman
Dell - Denver
Denver - Devonshire
Devonshire - Diamond
Dibble - Division
Cumberland - Dahlia
Division - Donora
East (N) - Eastfield