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    • Prudenville

    • Like many area communities, Prudenville’s history is closely associated with logging and, later, with tourism. At one time Prudenville was a boom town, with ambitions to be the County seat, only to see the decline of lumbering and their town. ...
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    • Grand Ledge - Hollow Tree

    • Black and white postcard from approximately 1912 of the hollow tree in Grand Ledge, Michigan.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); tourism; nature scenes
    • Grand Ledge - "Up the river from Long Island"

    • Black and white stereograph showing a couple by the shore of Grand River in Grand Ledge, Michigan. Grand Ledge's scenic river, ledges and islands made it a popular spot for vacationers.
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; tourism; rivers; nature scenes; people; stereographs
    • Grand Ledge - People posing on Lions Head Rock

    • Black and white stereograph of men posing on and around Lions Head Rock, one of the most well-known ledges in Grand Ledge, Michigan, above Sandstone Creek off of Grand River. Part of the rock was destroyed in 1936 when the city blasted it to lay a...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Lions Head Rock (Grand Ledge, Mich.); tourism; nature scenes; people; men; stereographs
    • 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
    • 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...
    • Charlevoix - Belvedere Club from above

    • Black and white copy print of an aerial photograph of the Belvedere Club main building and surrounding area and lakes in Charlevoix, Michigan. The Belvedere Club was one of several private summer resort clubs that were created by prominent Chicago...
    • Charlevoix (Mich.); Charlevoix County (Mich.); Belvedere Club (Charlevoix, Mich.); Round Lake (Charlevoix County); Lake Charlevoix (Mich.); Pine River (Mich.); rivers; lakes; boathouses; buildings; resorts; tourism; aerial views; cityscapes
    • Copper Harbor - "Sky Top Inn, West Bluff, Copper Harbor, Mich."

    • Black and white postcard from circa 1933-1940 of a group of tourists atop Brockway Mountain at the Skytop Inn, a souvenir shop which opened in 1933, near Copper Harbor, Michigan.
    • Copper Harbor (Mich.); Keweenaw County (Mich.); Brockway Mountain (Mich.); Skytop Inn (Copper Harbor, Mich.); recreation; tourism; people; postcards
    • Copper Harbor - Looking out over Copper Harbor and Lake Superior

    • Black and white photograph depicting a woman and child looking out over the town of Copper Harbor, Copper Harbor and Lake Superior from a viewing point on Brockway Mountain, Michigan.
    • Copper Harbor (Mich.); Keweenaw County (Mich.); Brockway Mountain (Mich.); Lake Superior; cityscapes; recreation; lakes; people; children; tourism
    • Singapore - Viewing the site of Singapore

    • Tourists viewing the location of Singapore, Michigan in 1950. The town was ravaged by fire in 1871 and is now buried under the sand dunes near Saugatuck, Michigan.
    • Singapore (Mich.); Allegan County (Mich.); Lake Michigan; Saugatuck (Mich.); ghost towns; shorelines; people; tourism;
    • Grand Ledge - Seven Islands Resort on Grand River

    • Black and white photograph from circa 1885-1895 showing part of the Seven Islands Resort on the Grand River in Grand Ledge, Michigan. The resort, which changed hands three times prior to this period, was built up in the late 1880s and early 1890s...
    • Grand Ledge (Mich.); Eaton County (Mich.); Grand River; Seven Islands Resort (Grand Ledge, Mich.); rivers; resorts; tourism; recreation

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