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Rabbit Bay, old steam engine saw mill, W. Nara under sign (Center) (Peter O. Lahti)

Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Persons, Woody Plants, Trees Rabbit Bay, old steam engine saw mill, W. Nara under sign (Center) (Peter O. Lahti) [A photo of men standing in front of a pile of lumber. A small sawmill is in the foreground and a steam engine is on the left. A little boy stands near a sign that reads "New Colony - Karjala"]

Scanned: January 11, 2010

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

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

Picket Fence

Persons, Woody Plants, Trees, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress [Two men pose along a long picket fence]

Scanned: December 7, 2007


Agriculture, Woody Plants, Trees, Persons Modern Type Potato Sprayer [A man drives a potato sprayer through a crop field.]

Scanned: June 26, 2007


Woody Plants, Trees, Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Persons Two men standing on cut logs. [Two men wearing vests, stand on a pile of neatly stacked logs.]

Scanned: August 9, 2007

Biography - Earl B. Holman

Persons, Transportation, Woody Plants, Trees Earl B. Holman served 13 schools and 1,100 students in Stanton Township. [Early photo of Mr. Holman on his Excelsior Autocycle.]

Scanned: December 13, 2007

Biography - Oleson

Persons, Buildings, Woody Plants, Trees On left, William Peter Oleson, born May 6, 1884 - Hancock, MI. Unknown person on right. [The two men pose on the steps of the Cedar Lodge.]

Scanned: December 17, 2007

Biography - Reeder

Persons, Seasons, Winter, Woody Plants, Trees Harry Reeder and Frank Smith on snowshoes. [The two boys speak to the dog while resting on a tree limb in a snow covered forest.]

Scanned: December 19, 2007

Buildings - Houses

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons, Woody Plants, Trees [Exterior view of a house surrounded by a fence. The upper windows are church like. Two women stand on the steps leading to the front porch. A man is visible to the back of the building.]

Scanned: February 6, 2008