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    • Idlewild - Lake Idlewild beach

    • Black and white photograph of bathers on the beach of Lake Idlewild,near Idlewild, Michigan. Idlewild was one of the most popular vacation destinations in Michigan during the first half of the Twentieth Century. It was also one of the only vacation...
    • Idlewild (Mich.); Lake County (Mich.); Lake Idlewild; beaches; recreation; people; lakes;
    • Detroit - "Air View of Briggs Stadium and Skyline of Detroit, Mich."

    • Color postcard from 1940 showing an aerial view of Tiger Stadium (then Briggs Field) on Michigan Avenue and the Detroit, Michigan skyline. The Detroit River and Ontario, Canada are visible in the background. Tiger Stadium was built in 1912 and was...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Tiger Stadium (Detroit, Mich.); Michigan Avenue (Detroit, Mich.); U.S. Route 12 (Mich.); aerial views; skyscrapers; cityscapes; sports fieldss; sports & recreation facilities;...
    • Freda - Freda Park

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    • Freda (Mich.); Houghton County (Mich.); Freda Park (Freda, Mich.); people; women; men; recreation; shorelines; Lake Superior
    • Jackson - "Views of Wolf Lake"

    • Black and white image showing different views around Wolf Lake near Jackson, Michigan. From the souvenir book "Views of Jackson and Vicinity."
    • Jackson (Mich.); Jackson County (Mich.); Wolf Lake; recreation; lakes; buildings
    • Jackson - "Scenes at Clark's Lake"

    • Black and white image showing different views around Clark Lake near Jackson, Michigan. From the souvenir book "Views of Jackson and Vicinity."
    • Jackson (Mich.); Jackson County (Mich.); Clark Lake; lakes; recreation;
    • Sault Sainte Marie - Spanish River Pulp and Paper Mills

    • Color postcard from 1929 of the Spanish River Pulp and Paper Mill in Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario. This postcard is part of the "Souvenir of Sault Ste. Marie, Canada" souvenir postcard booklet.
    • Sault Sainte Marie (Ont.); Spanish River Pulp and Paper Mill (Sault Sainte Marie, Ont.); mills; paper mills; recreation; automobiles; manufacturing; postcards
    • Grand Rapids - "Ramona Pavilion by Night, Grand Rapids, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1912 of the Ramona Theater Pavilion in Ramona Park, East Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Pavilion was a popular entertainment venue along Reed Lake; built in 1897, it was torn down in 1949.
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); East Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Ramona Theater Pavilion (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Ramona Park (Grand Rapids, Mich.); theaters; auditoriums; recreation; sports & recreation facilities; parks; postcards; night scenes
    • Grand Rapids - "Ramona Park Pavilion, Grand Rapids, Mich."

    • Color postcard from circa 1910-1914 of the Ramona Theater Pavilion in Ramona Park, East Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Pavilion was a popular entertainment venue along Reed Lake; built in 1897, it was torn down in 1949.
    • Grand Rapids (Mich.); East Grand Rapids (Mich.); Kent County (Mich.); Ramona Theater Pavilion (Grand Rapids, Mich.); Ramona Park (Grand Rapids, Mich.); theaters; auditoriums; recreation; sports & recreation facilities; parks; postcards
    • 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;
    • Chelsea - "Wellfair [sic] Building, Chelsea, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1915 of photograph from approximately 1906 of the Glazier Stove Company's Welfare Building in Chelsea, Michigan. From the Michigan Historical Marker for the building: "The Welfare Building was constructed...
    • Chelsea (Mich.); Washtenaw County (Mich.); Welfare Building (Chelsea, Mich.); Glazier Stove Company (Chelsea, Mich.); buildings; recreation; stoves industry; postcards; sports & recreation facilities;

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