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Date: 1934 ca.
Description: View of the cabins or bunkhouses of Camp Mercer across the Manitowish River.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: Automobiles and trucks parked along Main Street in Mercer. Storefront signs on the left side read: Sweet Shop, Drug, The Store, Coffee Shop, and Rugee's Me...
Date: 1932 ca.
Description: View from the shoreline at Mercer Tourist Park showing people on the dock and floating rafts in the lake.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Man's hand holding a stringer of about eleven fish in the grass. It is labeled "Butternut Wis" and says "Caught near Mercer, Wis."
Description: Elevated view overlooking Lake Mercer and surrounding forest.
Date: 1933 ca.
Description: View looking across the Lake of the Falls at three one-story log cabins with porches, called the Russell Bros Cabins. There are boats along the shoreline.
Description: A friend named George sent this photographic postcard to Emilie Chisholm, Ironwood, Michigan. Camp Keewatin was a boys camp. Emily Chisholm eventually marr...
Description: Fire lookout station at Mercer ranger station.
Description: View of the lake shore and U-shaped dock at Whispering Pines.
Description: View across water of The Flowage showing the Mercer Fish Hatchery building on the left. Two people are in a boat on the far left, a bridge is in the center...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: View looking at automobiles and storefronts down one side of Main Street. On the left corner is the downtown gas station with a sign for Firestone. Other s...
Description: Elevated view of the forest and the two-story Forest Ranger Station with two automobiles parked out front.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: View acriss water of shoreline and three cottages at Dalbec's, Lake of the Falls.
Description: View of the hotel across from the Mercer Supply Company with small dog in the foreground.
Description: An elevated view from hill of Pokegama Camp at Spider Lake. The postcard is addressed to Mrs Jno. Chisholm, 116 Marquette St. Ironwood, Mich., mother of Em...
Description: Exterior view of Little Bohemia restaurant and lodge with multiple vehicles parked out front.
Description: View across field of a large one-story wooden building with a large stone chimney on the right side. This is the Recreation building at Whispering Pines Gi...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: View of the road and entrance to Mercer Tourist Park on Grand Portage Lake showing the fences, road and buildings. The larger building on the left has a st...
Description: View down lake shoreline on Lake Manitowish at Little Bohemia. There are stairs coming down to the lake, and a bench, as well as docks, a flag pole and a d...
Description: Exterior view of the front of a one-story log cabin home. There is a stone chimney on the right side.
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