Mitten History

Images from the Great Lakes State

Lazy Bob Fish Market, St. Ignace, 1940s
Three women stand on a wooded bluff overlooking the Muskegon River, 1928.
Cut River Bridge, St. Ignace, 1954
Au Sable River, 1929
Autumn Scene: Children gathering chestnuts, undated 
Tuberculosis Sanitorium Farm: Ypsilanti, 1920s
World War II Casualties at Percy Jones Hospital: Battle Creek, 1940s 
World Hot Air Ballon Championships: Battle Creek, 1980s
Camp Walhalla: Manistee National Forest, undated
Snagging Logs in the Big Manistee River: Manistee, undated
Lime Stone Quarry: Presque Isle, 1954
Tobogganing: Alpena, 1947
Winter Sports: Dog Races, Petoskey, 1929
Jamaican Workers arriving in Saginaw, 1943
Texas braceros work the sugar beet fields in Saginaw, 1965