Summers in Saugatuck-Douglas Collection

Fishing on the Pier, Saugatuck, Mich. Postcard

Front of the postcard of individuals fishing on the pier in Saugatuck, Michigan
Between Bridges, Saugatuck Mich. Postcard

Front of the Between Bridges postcard depicting a road with trees on either side, circa 1910
Old Pets, Douglas Mich. Postcard

Two children are sitting in a horse-drawn carriage infront of a house, circa 1910
Hotel Butler, Saugatuck, Mich. postcard

Postcard of Hotel Butler, a young women can be seen sitting on the front porchcirca 1920
"Summer School of Painting," Old Harbor, Saugatuck, Mich. postcard

Scenic view painting of the beach, with forest and a house in the distance, circa 1920
Lake Shore Drive, Saugatuck, Mich. postcard

Postcard of a scenic road in the midst of forest, circa 1920
Bathing Beach, Saugatuck, Mich. postcard

Postcard of people at the beach in Saugatuck, circa 1920
Mt Bald Head, Saugatuck, Mich. postcard

Postcard of Mt. Bald Head in Saugatuck, circa 1920
Lone white house

Photograph of a white house, an automobile can be seen in the background
Little boy with goat

Photograph of a little boy holding onto a goat with a thin rope, circa 1910
Boy on a horse

Photograph of a young boy on a horse, circa 1910
Portrait of two little girls

Studio portrait of two little girls in white dresses, circa 1900

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Title

Summers in Saugatuck-Douglas Collection

Creator

Grand Valley State University. Kutsche Office of Local History

Description

Collection contains images and documents digitized and collected through the project "Stories of Summer," supported by a National Endowment for the Humanities Common Heritage Grant. The collection aims to document the twin lakeshore communities of Saugatuck and Douglas, Michigan, as they transformed through the state's bustling tourism industry and acceptance of minorities.

Coverage

1910s-2010s

Source

Various

Subject

Michigan
Saugatuck (Mich.)
Douglas (Mich.)
Michigan, Lake
Allegan County (Mich.)
Beaches
Sand dunes
Outdoor recreation

Publisher

Grand Valley State University Libraries. Allendale, Michigan

Contributor

Saugatuck-Douglas History Center

Identifier

Stories of Summer (Common Heritage project)

Format

image/jpeg
application/pdf

Type

Image
Text

Language

English

Date

2018


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