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Description: The measure of solitude fades in the ripplesand there are more prizes than there are fish
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: Sunday was the day when, to a stranger,almost nothing happened. But to usit was the best day of all
Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Scrapbook displaying two photographs. One shows Sue Ann and two cabin mates, along with counselor Miss Rusty, in sleeping bags in...
Description: For any master line drawn fine enough or spoken welllet us call all professionals to wear the laureland deck the Halls of Fame
Description: The fife and drum are not so innocentthe vulture's eye is on the dance
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: Bring back somehow the big HelloProlong the noisiest dayThe clapping hands are stilled too soonAnd much too far away
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...
Description: Each little world has its private Atlasworking his ethic in longhandtoward the stage set for the point of No Return
Description: Everybody was wonderfulStars kept rising, pink and goldTrailing threads of breathless musicbarely out of reachHand to hand around the n...
Description: The visionaries: slightly seeing as many improvementsas there are egos to reckon with
Description: Every macho-mind knows exactly whatand where it is — up front, smokinghot, born to circumstance, savagewatchman of the several thousand Rights
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: 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: A girl doll dating back to 1890-1900. She is painted brown, and wearing a striped coat over a flowered dress.
Description: Years ago, there was a man-sound from the hills, and a lifetime laterits aged and legendary echo
Description: Please listen to the great owlPlease listen to the educationPlease learn how to save hard thingsfor the easy way
Description: I had to know the point to which the path was trackedand when the definition would cease to be my own
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