This map of Clare, Michigan was created in 1884 by O.H. Bailey, a prominent 19th century map maker. The map shows a bird’s eye view of the town as it was, including street names and old landmarks.

Landmarks on the map include¬†Clare Opera House, Public School, Town Hall, Alger House, Husted Block, Horning’s Mills, Roller Skating Rink, Elden Jeweler’s, Walsky’s Dry Goods Store, and more.

This historic map of Clare, MI has been restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the map are available here.

Bird’s Eye View of Clare, Michigan in 1884

This historic map of Clare will make an attractive addition to your office, library, or den and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of the area. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy.