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  • Subject is exactly "Beaches"
Go to Water scenes of Saugatuck Postcard Series item page

Series of four postcards featuring the prominent bodies of water enjoyed in Saugatuck, Michigan. The two postcards located at the top feature Oval Beach overlooking Lake Michigan: one features a crowded beach of sunbathers and the other a crowded…
Go to Visiting from Kentucky item page

A photo of a woman in what appears to be a bathing suit in front of two houses taped to a piece of paper. Above the picture, someone wrote “Taken in front of what used to be called “Maisonette” on left, current [unknown] cottage on right. McVea store…
Go to View overlooking Oval Beach, Saugatuck, Mich. postcard item page

Postcard of Oval Beach from the view overlooking the parking lot in Saugatuck, Michigan. The front features a wide shot of the beach on Lake Michigan and a parking lot full of cars lined up on the right side of the photograph. The typed description…
Go to View overlooking Oval Beach, Saugatuck, Mich. postcard item page

Postcard of Oval Beach overlooking Lake Michigan in Saugatuck, Michigan. The front features a wide shot of the beach on Lake Michigan and the crowded parking lot. The beach is dotted with individuals and a line of cars are parked on the right side of…
Go to View of a crowded beach and Lake Michigan item page

Photograph of a crowded Lake Michigan beach as seen from a distance. The foreground features sand fencing in front of a gathering crowd of beachgoers and boats in the background. Circa summer 1966
Go to Two women and a child reclining against log on the beach item page

Photograh of two women seated and leaning agains a log on the beach. The woman leaning on the log is wearing a conical straw hat. In the foreground a young boy plays in the sand. Circa 1960s
Go to Two elderly women on the beach item page

Photograph of two elderly women in navy blue swimsuits standing on the sand, one holds her fist high in the air, while the other is moving hair out of her face. In the background the water has may waves and you can make out umbrellas and people.…
Go to Trio on the beach item page

Photograph of an elderly woman and two boys sitting on towels at the bach. The woman is under a beach umbrella, wearing a black hat and sunglasses. She is looking to her right at two boys who are sitting attentively. Circa 1980s
Go to Three young women sitting on a car at the beach item page

Three young women sitting on the trunk of a car parked at Oval Beach in Saugatuck, Michigan. Two women are wearing large sunglasses, while the woman with her hair in pigtails has hers perched on her forehead. They are smiling at the camera and the…
Go to Three gentlemen at Oval Beach item page

Photograph of three young men at Oval Beach who appear very blurry due to the picture being out of focus. A lifeguard tower is in the background and the man in the middle is holding a camera. The handwriting on the back of the photograph reads:…
Go to The Blue Tempo "The House of Music" item page

Front cover advertisement for The Blue Tempo "The House of Music" in Saugatuck, Michigan. The background photograph is a sepia-colored image of a crowded beach, which is most likely Oval Beach on the shores of Lake Michigan.
Go to Sunset over Lake Michigan postcard item page

Postcard of a beautiful sunset over Lake Michigan. The front features a couple standing on the beach, overlooking Lake Michigan as the sun is setting. The sky is a bright orange and is reflecting off of the water. There is no handwriting on the back…
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