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Sleigh Party

Persons, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Family Recreation, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Sleigh Party - winter. [An outdoor scene of a family winter sleigh ride. The people are in a large, horse-drawn sleigh driven by a teamster. The photo is on post card stock and embossed with J. W. Nara Calumet, Mich.]

Scanned: August 22, 2005


Outdoor Scene with People

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Family Recreation, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Persons Two men and two children in Keweenaw - Phoenix?. [An outdoor scene with four people. The kids are playing on the ground while the two men look on. The men are dressed up and one of them is smoking a cigar. A barbed wire fence is located behind them with a hillside in the background.The photo is mounted on a decorative cardboard matte.]

Scanned: August 19, 2005


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


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


J. W. Nara House

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Transportation, Automotive, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress J. W. Nara House [A photo of a one and half story house on a dirt road. A early automobile and a horse-drawn carriage are pictured.]

Scanned: March 27, 2006


Farm Scene

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Agriculture Farm Scene - People on fence [An outdoor photo of a farmhouse. A man, two women, and five children are pictured. The photo is mounted on cardstock.]

Scanned: March 30, 2006


J. W. Nara Constructed House

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, J. W. Nara Constructed House [A photo of a two story, side-gabled house. A man and six children are also pictured. The photo is mounted on card stock.]

Scanned: April 7, 2006


Buildings - Houses - Houghton

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Residence of R. R. Goodell, Esq. [Two children stand near a picket fence that surrounds a large home with shutters on the windows, covered porches and a ornate roof. A church is next door.]

Scanned: February 14, 2008


Buildings - Houses - Houghton

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Residence of G. C. Shelden, Esq. [A real specimen of a Victorian house. Two ladies in period dress play what looks like a game of croquet on the lawn.]

Scanned: February 5, 2008


Buildings - Houses

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress [Two women in period dress stand outside a two story residence with an upper and lower porch. A rocking chair sits on the lower porch and a large lace doily hangs in the window of the porch door.]

Scanned: February 5, 2008