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"Schooner"

Ships, Water, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress "Schooner" in dry dock [A photo of a boat in its dry dock with men on the deck]

Scanned: December 4, 2007


Men Swimming

Persons, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Water, Lakes Bare A. Beach [A photo of seven nude men about to jump into a lake. The photo has the words "B. A. Beach" written on the front. The photo is stained, faded and mounted on a cardboard matte.]

Scanned: September 26, 2005


Railroad Construction Scene

Railroad Companies, Water, Rivers, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Railroad Construction Scene - 3 unidentified people [A photo of three people standing by a small creek. Several piles of railroad ties appear in the background. The original photo is pretty dark.]

Scanned: April 7, 2006


Man, woman and child on boat

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Water, Lakes, Man, woman and child on boat [A very blurry photo of three people in a rowboat on a lake.]

Scanned: April 11, 2006


Biography - Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Hennes

Persons, Water, Rivers, Waterfalls, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Picture taken at Niagra Falls, New York. Mr. Joseph Hennes, Mrs. Elizabeth Hennes, Louis Hennes, Olive J. Hennes. They went to Buffalo, N.Y. to bring the tug - Annie R. Hennes to Houghton, Michigan. [The family sits on a park bench with the falls in the background.]

Scanned: December 17, 2007


Cities & Towns - Eagle Harbor

Aids to Navigation, Lighthousers, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Water [Five ladies dressed in 1950's clothing stand on the rocks near the water. The lighthouse is in the background.]

Scanned: March 7, 2008


Agate Beach

Water, Lakes, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Agate Beach on the sand dune drive between Eagle River and Eagle Harbor, Michigan

Scanned: November 9, 2010


Freda Beach

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Water, Lakes Freda Beach gathering. [A group of well dressed people gather at the lakeshore.]

Scanned: June 9, 2006


Transportation - Ferries

Ships, Passenger Ships, Ferries, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Water "Ossifrage" at Rock Harbor [Passengers aboard the boat. Two ladies and a gentleman are in a rowboat.]

Scanned: June 28, 2006


Decoration Day - Lake Linden

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Persons, Water, Lakes Railroads - Mineral Range - Decoration Day, Lake Linden [A crowd of people gathers at the dock where men dressed in military uniforms, carrying musical instruments are pictured.]

Scanned: July 20, 2006