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Date: 1964-08-22 ca.

Description: Two men construct an addition to Mr. Jack Myers' house on Washington Island.

Date: 1964-08-20 ca.

Description: View towards horizon of old boat dock extending into Lake Michigan, as seen from the West Harbor of Washington Island. The dock is surrounded by plants and...

Date: 1964-08-20 ca.

Description: View of a dark forest with birch trees and stumps in the foreground. The forest is near the west harbor of Washington Island.

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Washington Island

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Washington Island, including buildings, automobiles, and a large ship.

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Veblen Cottage

Date: 1964-08-24 ca.

Description: A line of laundry dries in the wind outside the former cottage of noted economist Thorstein Veblen. He used the small building to the right of the house as...

Date: 1964-08-23 ca.

Description: Mrs. Lloyd Lehman looks out the window of an ivy-covered barn. The barn is owned by Mr. and Mrs. Lehman.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This blue line print map shows land use, cables, U.S.L.S.S. walk and clearing, and front and rear range lights on the Porte des Morts Passage. Tree types a...

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: School and war memorial on Washington Island.

Date: 1964-08-23 ca.

Description: Patti O'Connell skips barefoot through a barnyard area. The barn is covered in ivy and is owned by the Lloyd Lehman property.

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Cedar Tree Root

Date: 1964-08-22 ca.

Description: A close-up view of a cedar tree root knuckle, surrounded by grass. This gnarled root was found on Mr. Jack Myers' property on Washington Island.

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Cemetery Monument

Date: 1964-08-22 

Description: The Hansen monument in a Washington Island cemetery. The monument is surrounded by a cluster of Tiger Lillies which are no longer blooming.

Date: 1964-08-23 ca.

Description: A road intersection, surrounded by woods. Four mailboxes and several road signs are visible.

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Tree-Lined Driveway

Date: 1964-08-24 ca.

Description: Tree-lined entrance to the D.S. Funk property, which is visible through the trees. Two rustic fences and a lamppost flank the driveway. A sign hanging abov...

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Rocky Shoreline

Date: 1964-08-23 ca.

Description: View from a rocky shoreline of a tree-lined peninsula in the distance.

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Rock Island

Date: 1964-08-20 ca.

Description: View over fishing boat of Rock Island, as seen from Jackson Harbor.

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Elementary School

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Elementary school on Washington Island.

Date: 1929 

Description: One of the four harbors on Washington Island.

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Forest Interior

Date: 1964-08-24 ca.

Description: View of a thick forest interior as seen from West Harber[sic] Road.

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Forest Interior

Date: 1964-08-24 ca.

Description: View of a forest interior as seen from West Harbor Road. A large variety of vegetation grows within the forest.

Date: 1964-08-22 ca.

Description: A grove of cedar trees on Schoolhouse Beach. Lake Michigan is visible through the trees and a picnic table is placed near the shoreline.

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