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    • 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;
    • 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;...
    • 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;
    • 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;
    • Grand Ledge - "Third Island and Casino, Grand Ledge, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1912 showing the steamer Lanota on the Grand River in front of Third Island, part of the Seven Islands Resort in Grand Ledge, Michigan. On the island can be seen the casino - not a modern-day gambling...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Seven Islands Resort (Grand Ledge, Mich.); steamboats; ferries; boats; rivers; islands; resorts; recreation; casinos; sports & recreation facilities; postcards
    • Detroit - Cobo Arena and Detroit Skyline

    • Black and white photograph of the Detroit, Michigan Financial District and riverfront. The image is reversed. Buildings include (left to right): One Woodward Avenue (originally Michigan Consolodated Gas Company Building; 1963 - Minoru Yamasaki),...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Cobo Arena (Detroit, Mich.); Cobo Center (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Guardian Building (Detroit, Mich.); One...
    • Detroit - Detroit Golf Club

    • Assessment sheet with accompanying slides of the Detroit Golf Club, Palmer Park, Detroit, Michigan; 1966-1967
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); sports & recreation facilities;
    • Charlevoix - Chicago Club on Pine River

    • Black and white copy print of the Chicago Club building 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 prized piece...
    • Charlevoix (Mich.); Charlevoix County (Mich.); Pine River (Mich.); Chicago Club (Charlevoix, Mich.); resorts; buildings; rivers; recreation; tourism; boats; dwellings; 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;
    • 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 - Chicago Club boathouse

    • Black and white copy print of a photograph from circa 1900-1910 of the Chicago Club boathouse along Pine River (leading into Round Lake) in Charlevoix, Michigan. Founded in 1881 by University of Chicago professors as the Chicago Club Summer Home...
    • Charlevoix (Mich.); Charlevoix County (Mich.); Pine River (Mich.); Round Lake (Charlevoix County); Chicago Club (Charlevoix, Mich.); lakes; rivers; boats; resorts; boathouses; recreation; tourism; buildings; dwellings; docks; sports & recreation...
    • Detroit - Children's play area in Fisher Building

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1928-1935 of children playing while adults watch in playground area of the Fisher Building (built 1928 by Albert Kahn).
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Fisher Building (Detroit, Mich.); Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942; children; people; women; playgrounds; sports & recreation facilities; interiors;
    • Detroit - Skyline and Detroit River

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1965-1975 of the Detroit, Michigan skyline taken from across the Detroit River in Windsor, Ontario. Buildings in this image include (from left to right): Cobo Center and Arena (1960), Greater Penobscot Building...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Windsor (Ont.); Detroit River (Mich. and Ont.); Cobo Arena (Detroit, Mich.); Cobo Center (Detroit, Mich.); Buhl Building (Detroit, Mich.); Greater Penobscot Building (Detroit,...
    • Detroit - Detroit Athletic Club on Madison Street

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1915-1920 of Madison Street, looking north from Randolph Street in Detroit, Michigan. On the right is the Detroit Athletic Club. Established in 1887, the DAC waned at the turn of the 20th Century, only to be...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Detroit Athletic Club; Madison Street (Detroit, Mich.); street scenes; children; men; people; automobiles; buildings; sports & recreation facilities; Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942
    • Detroit - Lenox Hotel and Detroit Athletic Club

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1915-1920 of Madison Street, looking north from Randolph Street in Detroit, Michigan. On the right is the Detroit Athletic Club. Established in 1887, the DAC waned at the turn of the 20th Century, only to be...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Madison Street (Detroit, Mich.); Detroit Athletic Club; Lenox Hotel (Detroit, Mich.); Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942; street scenes; hotels; sports & recreation facilities; automobiles; people; buildings;
    • Detroit - Aerial view of Tiger Stadium and the Fisher Freeway

    • Color aerial photograph from 1988 of Tiger Stadium and I-75 Fisher Freeway on the west side of Detroit, Michigan.
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Tiger Stadium (Detroit, Mich.); Interstate 75 (Mich.); interstate highways; aerial views; sports & recreation facilities; sports arenas; automobiles;
    • Detroit - Old Belle Isle Casino

    • Black and white reproduction of a photograph from approximately 1900 of the original Belle Isle Casino building on Belle Isle in Detroit, Michigan. This image was reproduced in a 1950 calendar published for the Detroit Trust Company. The casino was...
    • Detroit (Mich.); Wayne County (Mich.); Belle Isle (Detroit, Mich.); Donaldson and Meier; casinos; recreation; sports & recreation facilities; parks; buildings;
    • Lansing - "Michigan State College, East Lansing"

    • Color postcard from 1945 of buildings of Michigan State College (now Michigan State University) in East Lansing, Michigan. Included are the MSU Auditorium, Music Building and Jenison Field House. Part of "Souvenir Folder of Lansing, Michigan" - a...
    • East Lansing (Mich.); Ingham County (Mich.); Michigan State University; Jenison Field House (East Lansing, Mich.); MSU Auditorium (East Lansing, Mich.); MSU Music Building (East Lansing, Mich.); buildings; auditoriums; sports & recreation...

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