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Corporation Annual Reports

June 25, 2013

The index to annual reports from 1840-1980 is on microfilm reels 9437-9462 ( All record groups with annual reports have been cataloged in ANSWER with finding aids attached. Finding aids can also be searched on Seeking Michigan.

The index to annual reports from 1979-1990 is on a state intranet site ( and on microfilm reels 9634-9657. It’s worth checking the film if the database doesn’t yield results. The reports themselves are on reels 9799-11269. The index refers to reel numbers assigned by the Corporations Division. These numbers are also on the boxes.

Annual reports from 1991-2001 are at the Records Center and can be found in Versatile. Use the steps below to determine which box you need:

  1. Check the indexes that can be found on the Foundation Server under Foundation Base–>Users–>Shared–>Corporations Indexes. This will give you a reel and frame number.
  2. Use the Versatile report (in the same Foundation server folder) to get a box number to request from the Records Center.