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Home in Finland near where Nara family lived

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons, Immigrants, Home in Finland near where Nara family lived [A photo of a log house with several people standing in front. The original photo is blurry and mounted on decorative card stock.]

Scanned: May 12, 2006


Mrs. J.W. Nara tenant farmer house near Dreamland

Agriculture, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons 1912 Mrs. J.W. Nara tenant farmer house near Dreamland [A woman picks some items from a large garden as a man in a horse and buggy watches. Threre is a small dwelling in the background which does have a small open porch..

Scanned: January 13, 2010


Farm Scene

Agriculture, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons Log building covered to make house-Niemi farm, Bootjack [Two girls and a woman stand in a corn field near the house with a tar paper roof. The men stand with folded arms nearby.]

Scanned: January 14, 2010


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


Men, women and children in yard with horsedrawn buggy

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons, Transportation Men, women and children in yard with horsedrawn buggy [A house is visible in the background. The original photo is very blurry.]

Scanned: April 10, 2006


People in horsedrawn buggy

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons, Transportation People in horsedrawn buggy [A house is visible in the background. The original photo is very blurry.]

Scanned: April 10, 2006


Biography - Godell Brothers

Persons, Transportation, Automotive, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family Godell Brothers [The men pose for a photo in what may be their back yard. Several vintage automobiles are pictured as well.]

Scanned: December 13, 2007


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