Subseries 1.17 - Beach

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US IlHpHS Visu.Pho-1.17/3.4-1.17




  • 1900-1976, No Date (Creation)

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1 folder

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This sub series contains images of the beach, specifically Lake Michigan's beach front. Below is a list of the items in this folder along with their dates and accession numbers.

Park Avenue Beach- Arial shot of water station, shore, and lake front homes, No Date
Park Avenue Beach- 6 young ladies tanning, 1941
Ducks on a Lake, 11-20-1968
Park Avenue Beach, 1976
Park Avenue Beach, 1939
Park Avenue Beach, 1969
Sets of women and children enjoying the beach front (reprint), No Date
Lake Michigan sail boat lot, ca. 1970
Aerial view of Ravine drive beach and Schaffner house, now owned by park District. Photo by Milt Merner, 1969
Copy from above- different angle, No Date
Photo looking out onto Lake Michigan, 1976
Seagull, No Date
Littered beach front- rocks, debry, and trash, No Date
Eroding coast line, 1969
Littered beach front- dead fish, No Date
Couple walking along Lake Michigan shore, 1970, 70-609-2
Photocopies of beaches and Ravinia, No Date
Caroline Pecbles Edwards, 1915
Steel Pier at North Deere Park, No Date
2 older men and 1 older woman on the beach by their clothes line, No Date
The Highland Park Beach, 1914
Women and children sitting/playing at Moraine Beach, ca. 1900, 69-346-1
Copy from above, ca. 1910
Y.M.C. Life saving station, No Date
"Le Bristolsher Lesluonlns" A boat moored on a beach [taken by Orson Brand], No Date
Boat house and sandy beach, No Date
Boot check at the foot of Park Ave., 1912
Lester Green and his first dog Rip at the old pier, No Date

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