Tavern providing traveler's accommodations in or near Ypsilanti; mentioned in a traveller's account of America, 1837.

Chapman has an account of a Wallace's Hotel run by an Daniel D. Wallace and Laura R. Wallace about three miles west of Saline, dated to 1833.

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At Ypsilanti I picked up an Ann Arbor newspaper. It was badly printed but its contents were pretty good and it could happen nowhere out of America that so raw a settlement as that at Ann Arbor where there is difficulty in procuring decent accommodations should have a newspaper.

  • Chapman, p. 1052