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Frosting

Date: January 1964
Description: Thick ice encrusting a water tower. Trees and a fence are at the base.
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Pattison Park

Date: February 1962
Description: Two children breaking a trail through new snow at a park. Trees are in the background and on the right.
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Grab a Line

Date: January 1963
Description: A man on a ship is tossing a coiled rope to two men below on the wharf. Ice encrusts the ship. Several other men are standing on the deck. Another ship and...
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The Thaw

Date: January 1963
Description: Dried grass is caught in a barb wire fence that is leaning over near a small creek. Snow is on the ground.
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Smoked Fish

Date: February 28 1965
Description: Two men are packing smoked fish in a box. In the background smoked fish are hanging on nails on racks.
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Penthouse

Date: March 1963
Description: Robin perching on a tree branch near her nest situated on top of a birdhouse which is meant for a smaller bird.
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Nature's Cycle

Date: 1964
Description: A pine seedling is growing, in contrast, to a burned tree trunk which has a tree hollow at its base.
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Spring

Date: 1964
Description: A boy, seen from back right side, is walking towards an athletic field with his both arms holding a bat across his shoulders.
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Irrigation

Date: June 1964
Description: Irrigation sprinklers spraying water onto a field near Grand Marsh.
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Big Cedar Lake

Date: August 1963
Description: Sailboats "coming about" on Big Cedar Lake. The crew is under the sail of the boat in the center. In the distance is a tree-lined shore.
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High Cliff Park

Date: 1962
Description: Pine trees at the edge of the rocky shoreline in High Cliff Park on Lake Michigan.
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The Beach

Date: September 1963
Description: Elevated view of a two people strolling on Algoma Beach.
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Newspaper in the Raw

Date: August 1963
Description: Elevated view of newspaper pulp wood stacked along the Fox River near the Combined Locks Paper Company. A crane is moving the logs, and workers are standin...
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Drying Fish Nets

Date: 1963
Description: Fish nets and floats drying while wound onto wooden reels. Clouds are in the sky in the background.
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Lake Side Park

Date: September 1964
Description: View across water towards two men standing on a stone bridge, in the early morning fog in September. The bridge is spanning one of the canals. Another man...
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Boat Dock

Date: 1963
Description: View across water towards a boat dock on Boulder Lake, or Little Rice Lake, with several boats pulled up on the tree-lined shore. There is a pier in the le...
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Fisherman

Date: 1963
Description: Slightly elevated view of a fisherman standing on the rocks below a spillway. Trees are along the shoreline. On the right is a picnic area, and on the hori...
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Log Cabin

Date: June 1963
Description: Weathered log cabin surrounded by foliage and trees.
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Tree Stump Fence

Date: 1962
Description: Rip gut fence built of tree stumps separating two fields. Trees are growing along the fence and in the background.
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Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit

Date: 1962
Description: Green Bay Packer's Quarterback Bart Starr and Center Jim Ringo in formation during a football game against the Detroit Tigers. Two referees observing, and...

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