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Saw mill & steam engine, Rabbit Bay

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Persons, Woody Plants, Trees Saw mill & steam engine, Rabbit Bay [A photo of a group of loggers standing near a pile of lumber and a small steam engine. A sign stating "New Colony - Karjala" is posted at the site.]

Scanned: January 12, 2010


Logging 1920's, Nara woods, 3 mi. from Dreamland area

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Log Transportation, Seasons, Winter, Persons Logging 1920's, Nara woods, 3 mi. from Dreamland area [A photo of three men atop a load of logs on a horse-drawn sleigh. ]

Scanned: January 12, 2010


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

Agriculture, Buildings, Farm Buildings, Persons J.W. Nara tenant farmer house, 1 mile from Dreamland [Outdoor scene of a family watching a little girl dressed in white playing with two calves.]

Scanned: January 13, 2010


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


Peter O. Lahti, Rabbit Bay

Agriculture, Buildings, Farm Buildings, Barns, Persons Peter O. Lahti, Rabbit Bay, 1912 [A group of men and children work to construct what may be an addition to an existing building. ]

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


"Fat Lydia Weidelman"

Persons, , "Fat Lydia Weidelman" born at Calumet, died young like "Big Louie" [A photo of Lydia with another girl - presumably they're the same age.]

Scanned: April 20, 2006


Local farm scene

Agriculture, Persons, Local farm scene [A woman with several of her children pose with chicken, cows and a horse. A man dressed in a suit stands near the fence.]

Scanned: January 14, 2010


Construction - Shelter

Woody Plants, Trees, Transportation, Persons J.W. Nara, 2nd. from left, lean-to 1/4 mile off Jacobsville road [Men dressed in shirts and ties and suits construct a lean-to next to a bushy area. A couple of bicycles and a man in a horse-drawn carriage are obvious means of transportation to the site.]

Scanned: January 15, 2010


Camping

Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Camping [Four men stand by a tent as one man receives a shave]

Scanned: December 7, 2007