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Bissonte farm

Agriculture, Buildings, Farm Buildings, Barns, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family Bissonte farm-1915 [Two men are shown standing near several farm buildings.]

Scanned: January 14, 2010


Farm house J.W. Nara built for tenant farmer, 1 mile from Dreamland

Agriculture, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Seasons, Winter Farm house J.W. Nara built for tenant farmer, 1 mile from Dreamland [A winter photo of several people standing in front of a small house. A horse and sleigh are also visible. The original photo is very blurry.]

Scanned: April 20, 2006


Calumet Street Scene

Persons, Buildings, Dwellings, Buildings, Church Buildings Calumet Street Scene. [An outdoor scene of a residential dirt street in Calumet. A man in an overcoat is standing in the foreground. The trees along the street are protected by wooden snow barriers and a chuch steeple is under construction in the background. The photo is on a cardboard matte with a decorative edging.]

Scanned: August 22, 2005


House and Mine Shaft

Buildings, Dwellings, Historic Sites, Historic Mines, Road to house and mine shaft - possibly Quincy Location with shaft #7 in the background. [Autumn landscape scene with a dirt road, house, picket fence, mine structures and a shaft-rockhouse. Photo mounted on a matte backing embossed with J.W. Nara Photo - Calumet, Mich.]

Scanned: August 2, 2005


Building in Calumet being moved

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Building in Calumet being moved [A photo of a small building being moved by horses. The residential street is dirt and a number of people are watching the activity.]

Scanned: March 20, 2006


Tenant Farm

Buildings, Dwellings, Agriculture, Tenant Farm - J.W. Nara in Doorway [A photo of a small, one-story shack. One man is in the doorway and two other men stand outside.

Scanned: March 21, 2006


Calumet / Laurium House

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, , Calumet / Laurium House - Nara Built, Is now 412 Iroquois St., Laurium according to Jon Koskiniemi [A photo of a two-story, cross-gabled house built on a poor rock foundation. The house a two story front porch and windows in the attic. Same as MTU Neg 02591.]

Scanned: March 21, 2006


Centennial Heights Home

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Centennial Heights Home [A photo of a two-story, L-shaped home built on a poor rock foundation. A family is posing on the front porch and a wooden fence surrounds the lot. The photo is embossed with "J.W. Nara Photo, Calumet, Mich. in the lower right-hand corner.]

Scanned: March 21, 2006


Bunk House

Loggers, Dwellings, Lumber Camps, Persons, Bunk House at old lumber camp [A photo of a man taking off his boots in a rustic bunk house. A number of bunks appear behind the man, and a washtub is also visible. The back of the photo states that this is not a Nara Camp and that the photo is the same as MTU Neg 03565.]

Scanned: March 27, 2006


Farm Scene

Buildings, Farm Buildings, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Farm Scene [A photo of a farmhouse and a barn. A family and their dog are posing for the photo.]

Scanned: March 27, 2006