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    • Adrian - Island Park sports fields

    • Black and white photograph of football and baseball fields at Island Park in Adrian, Michigan.
    • Adrian (Mich.); Lenawee County (Mich.); Island Park (Adrian, Mich.); parks; sports fieldss; sports & recreation facilities;
    • Battle Creek - "Camp Pottawottamie on Island at Gull Lake"

    • Souvenir postcard from the "Souvenir of Battle Creek Michigan" postcard folder depicting camping, swimming and canoeing at Camp Pottawottamie, a girls' camp located on a private island on Gull Lake, near Battle Creek, Michigan.
    • Battle Creek (Mich.); Calhoun County (Mich.); Camp Pottawottamie (Battle Creek, Mich.); Gull Lake (Mich.); lakes; recreation; postcards; people; sports & recreation facilities;
    • Bay City - "Boat and Bath Houses, Wenona Beach. Bay City, Mich."

    • Octochrome postcard of the boat and bath houses at Wenona Beach resort in Bay City, Michigan. Wenona Beach was founded in 1887 and included a casino, vaudeville entertainment, boating, bathing, dancing and other entertainment. It was a vacation...
    • Bay City (Mich.); Bay County (Mich.); Wenona Beach (Bay City, Mich.); beaches; boats; bathhouses; resorts; recreation; postcards; people; sports & recreation facilities;
    • Bay City - "Wenona Beach - Bay City, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1901-1907 of Wenona Beach, a resort complex in Bay City, Michigan, on the Saginaw River. Wenona Beach was founded in 1887 and included a casino, vaudeville entertainment, boating, bathing, dancing and other...
    • Bay City (Mich.); Bay County (Mich.); Wenona Beach (Bay City, Mich.); beaches; resorts; recreation; postcards; people; sports & recreation facilities
    • Bay View - "Fishing on the Dock, Bay View, Michigan"

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1950-1960 depicting a photograph from circa 1905-1915 of people fishing on a dock on Little Traverse Bay, in Bay View, Michigan.
    • Bay View (Mich.); Emmet County (Mich.); Little Traverse Bay (Mich.); recreation; fishing; docks; lakes; postcards; people
    • Bay View - "Greeting from Bay View Assembly and Summer University"

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1950-1960 reproducing a souvenir postcard from Bay View, Michigan from circa 1905-1915. Depicted on this postcard are buildings associated with the Bay View Assembly and summer university, as well as scenic views...
    • Bay View (Mich.); Emmet County (Mich.); Hitchcock Hall (Bay View, Mich.); Evelyn Hall (Bay View, Mich.); Loud Hall (Bay View, Mich.); Little Traverse Bay (Mich.); Bay View Assembly (Bay View, Mich.); schools; recreation; postcards
    • Bay View - View of Bay View and Little Traverse Bay

    • Black and white photograph showing a view of Bay View, Michigan, with Little Traverse Bay in the background.
    • Bay View (Mich.); Emmet County (Mich.); Little Traverse Bay (Mich.); railroads; railroad tracks; sports fieldss; sports & recreation facilities;
    • Benton Harbor - "Jean Klock Park Bathing Beach, Benton Harbor - St. Joseph, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1936 featuring a beach scene from Jean Klock Park in Benton Harbor, Michigan. The land the park sits on was purchased by J. N. and Carrie Klock in 1917 and deeded to Benton Harbor toused for bathing beach, park or other public...
    • Benton Harbor (Mich.); Berrien County (Mich.); Jean Klock Park (Benton Harbor, Mich.); Lake Michigan; recreation; parks; beaches; automobiles; lakes; street scenes; postcards
    • Benton Harbor - "Open Air Theatre, House of David Park, Benton Harbor, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1935 depicting a performace in the open air theatre at the House of David park. The House of David was a religious colony which flourished in Benton Harbor between 1906 and the 1920's. In the 1920's, it broke apart due to...
    • Benton Harbor (Mich.); Berrien County (Mich.); House of David (Benton Harbor, Mich.); parks; theaters; recreation; postcards; people; sports & recreation facilities
    • Big Rapids - "Clear Lake Resort, Near Big Rapids"

    • Black and white photograph from souvenir folder of Big Rapids, published in approximately 1907, depicting a scene on Clear Lake, five miles east of Big Rapids, Michigan. Not to be confused with the larger Clear Lake in the southern portion of the...
    • Big Rapids (Mich.); Mecosta County (Mich.); Clear Lake (Mich.); lakes; recreation; boats;
    • Big Rapids - "Michigan State Fish Hatchery, Near Big Rapids"

    • Black and white photograph from souvenir folder of Big Rapids, published in approximately 1907, depicting the Michigan state fish hatchery, located in Paris, Michigan, near Big Rapids, Michigan. The fish hatchery was the second fish rearing site...
    • Big Rapids (Mich.); Mecosta County (Mich.); fish hatcheries; recreation; nature scenes; parks; people
    • Big Rapids - "Michigan State Fish Hatchery, Near Big Rapids"

    • Black and white photograph from souvenir folder of Big Rapids, published in approximately 1907, depicting the Michigan state fish hatchery, located in Paris, Michigan, near Big Rapids, Michigan. The fish hatchery was the second fish rearing site...
    • Big Rapids (Mich.); Mecosta County (Mich.); fish hatcheries; recreation; nature scenes; parks; people
    • Big Rapids - "Solid Comfort" Cottage on Clear Lake

    • Black and white photograph from souvenir folder of Big Rapids, published in approximately 1907, depicting a cottage, named "Solid Comfort", on Clear Lake, near Big Rapids, Michigan. Clear Lake was a popular vacation destination in Mecosta County.
    • Big Rapids (Mich.); Mecosta County (Mich.); Clear Lake (Mich.); buildings; dwellings; cottages; recreation; people
    • Carriage Men's Map of Mackinac Island

    • Souvenir map of Mackinac Island from approximately 1945, showing points of interest and major roads.
    • Mackinac Island (Mich.); Mackinac County (Mich.); resorts; recreation; islands; maps
    • Charlevoix - "Chicago Summer Resort"

    • Black and white prints of vies of the Chicago Club summer resort on the Pine River in Charlevoix, Michigan. Founded in 1881 by University of Chicago professors as the Chicago Club Summer Home Association, they soon built their club house on a...
    • Charlevoix (Mich.); Charlevoix County (Mich.); Chicago Club (Charlevoix, Mich.); resorts; lakes; boats; tourism; buildings; recreation; sports & recreation facilities;
    • Charlevoix - Belvedere Club boathouse

    • Black and white copy print from circa 1900-1910 of the Belvedere Club boathouses along Pine River between Round Lake and Lake Charlevoix in Charlevoix, Michigan. The Belvedere Club was one of several private summer resort clubs that were created by...
    • Charlevoix (Mich.); Charlevoix County (Mich.); Pine River (Mich.); Lake Charlevoix (Mich.); Belvedere Club (Charlevoix, Mich.); lakes; rivers; boats; resorts; boathouses; recreation; tourism; buildings; dwellings; docks; sports & recreation...

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