Grace Harbor Wanigan


Description
Media Type:
Image
Item Type:
Photographs
Description:
Wanigan on Carp Lake, Grace Harbor, Michigan. On left is Buff Morrow, Native American; Tom McArthur, center; Charlie Bunton, right. A wanigan is a small hut built on a log raft. It was used in various ways, most often as a kitchen, which followed a log drive to feed the crew. The wanigan in the photograph is towing a raft of logs gathered on the lake. Carp Lake is now known as Black Mallard Lake.
Notes:
Grace or Grace Harbor is in Bearinger Township, Presque Isle County, Michigan. It was a village on Hammond Bay, Lake Huron, and was founded in 1893 by the Grace Lumber Lumber Company of Detroit. Rawson Wager was the village's first postmaster instated in December 1894. The post office operated until 1942.
Date of Original:
c1900
Dimensions:
Width: 4702 px
Height: 3285 px
Image Dimensions:
Image Width: 4702px
Image Height: 3285px
Subject(s):
Personal Name(s):
Morrow, Buff ; McArthur, Tom ; Bunton, Charlie
Collection:
Grace Harbor Collection
Language of Item:
English
Geographic Coverage:
  • Grace Harbor:
    Michigan, United States
    fltLatitude: 45.5515366759821
    Latitude: 45.5515366759821 Longitude: -84.1279790576172
Copyright Statement:
Public domain: Copyright has expired according to Canadian law. No restrictions on use.
Recommended Citation:
Special Collections, Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
Contact
Alpena County George N. Fletcher Public Library
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211 N. First Ave.
Alpena, Michigan 49707
USA
(989)356-6188

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Grace Harbor Wanigan


Wanigan on Carp Lake, Grace Harbor, Michigan. On left is Buff Morrow, Native American; Tom McArthur, center; Charlie Bunton, right. A wanigan is a small hut built on a log raft. It was used in various ways, most often as a kitchen, which followed a log drive to feed the crew. The wanigan in the photograph is towing a raft of logs gathered on the lake. Carp Lake is now known as Black Mallard Lake.