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Description: I'll show you all the imported gracesand you shall see New Fontainebleau
Description: Our side of the fence is all dovetail — where theywinked and upset the story-book, that'sover on your sideHuge log attracts a loyal fan clu...
Description: First-rate minds to write books, guide the young and lead the nationbut the target runs close to the ground
Description: A bisque doll of a woman with her face and hands painted black. She is wearing a red plaid dress with two aprons. The doll was made in Germany in 1890-1910...
Description: I had to know the point to which the path was trackedand when the definition would cease to be my own
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying three photographs. In one photograph Barbara Ellen Joy, camp owner and co-director, cooks over a large grill are...
Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Blue Album displaying several scenes from the interior of Cabin I. Includes photographs of girls on bunk beds, storage areas next...
Description: Bring back somehow the big HelloProlong the noisiest dayThe clapping hands are stilled too soonAnd much too far away
Description: The visionaries: slightly seeing as many improvementsas there are egos to reckon with
Description: Sunday was the day when, to a stranger,almost nothing happened. But to usit was the best day of all
Description: The fife and drum are not so innocentthe vulture's eye is on the dance
Description: Rockford, Ill.J.H. DenisonEditorial room of the Milwaukee Journal
Probably the Black River at Black River FallsChildren taugh...
Description: Please listen to the great owlPlease listen to the educationPlease learn how to save hard thingsfor the easy way
Description: Interior view of group near the Main Lodge fireplace, with Barbara Ellen Joy seated in a camp chair reading to a group of young campers. Numerous decorativ...
A word without momentum that settled on a note of calm
and spun its venom into froth, to coola Sunday afternoon in June
Description: The measure of solitude fades in the ripplesand there are more prizes than there are fish
Description: Everybody was wonderfulStars kept rising, pink and goldTrailing threads of breathless musicbarely out of reachHand to hand around the n...
Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Scrapbook displaying two group portraits. Includes a group portrait of the campers in Sue Ann Hackett's cabin in the summer of 19...
We were promised, we were toldthat candy came in stripes and boxes
But some was stacked,like lost rewards, the chocolate-coated paradoxes<...
Description: Years ago, there was a man-sound from the hills, and a lifetime laterits aged and legendary echo
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