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Preservation Tax Credit Available

Find out about the Michigan Law on tax credits for historic preservation projects

The new Historic Preservation Certification Application to qualify for state historic preservation tax credits is now available at


The Michigan Preservation 14th Annual Rsource Guide

NOTE: This is  big PDF file

The Milford Historical Society now offers help with Genealogy research. Email: to get in touch with our researchers.


Platinum Level -

Milford Times

Gold Level -

Milford DDA

Veterinary Care Specialists

Silver Level -

Senator Mike Kowall &

Representative Eileen Kowall

MJ Weylan Construction

Bronze Level -

Blue Grill

Huron Valley State Bank

Anytime Fitness

The late Bill Schimmel’s book on the life and family of Jacob Tipsico, a local Chippewa for whom Tipsico Lake was named will be on sale at the Museum. To read more about Bill and his work to create the book, click here.

2014 General Meeting Programs preview - Click here to visit the News and Events Page to see what exciting programs are coming up in 2014. We hope to see you there.

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Moments in Time - a series of articles about Milford’s History written by Joyce Clark, which appeared in the Milford Times

Milford’s Historic District

Shortcut to Milford’s  History

Our Mission Statement:  We are organized exclusively for educational purposes.  We bring together people who are interested in history, especially the history of the village of Milford & Milford Township.


Michigan Barn Preservation Network’s 18th Annual Conference and Barn Tour

March 7 & 8, 2014

Kellogg Conference Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

For more information on this event, click here.

March 20th  General Meeting (Potluck)  Mrs. Lincoln (alias Pam Dawson). Meet Mrs. Lincoln and hear her story while in the White House. See the write up on the News and Events Page or read about it in the March Historian Newsletter. General Public is welcome.

Pot Luck Assignments -

A - F Salad       G- Q - Dessert      R - Z - Main Dish

The Mary Jackson Teas Cookbook is available at the Museum and a new set of update pages will be available at the Spring Tea, which is planned for April 26. To read more about the tea click here.

Reserve the date - April 26 for the Spring Tea at the Mary Jackson house. Read more by clicking here.


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Member Contributed Content - stories and articles researched  written and edited by Historical Society members