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    • 2002-N-0008 Borgess Hospital (aerial)

    • 2002-N-0008 Borgess Hospital (aerial)
    • Hospitals; Aerial Views;
    • Aerial view, looking northeast, showing the Borgess Hospital complex, Sisters of St. Joseph in charge. This hospital stands at 1521 Gull Road in Kalamazoo, Michigan. To the left, (west)of the hospital, is visible the Riverside Cemetery located on...
    • 2002-N-0016 Homer Family

    • 2002-N-0016 Homer Family
    • Family Portrait;
    • 1940 photograph of an earlier photograph showing a family portrait originally taken ca. 1910. According the the 1939 Kalamazoo City Directory the address on the envelope of 171 Portage Street was home to the following: Wheaton Blue Print & Supply;...
    • 2002-N-0018 Daughter of Robert "Bob" Hawkins

    • 2002-N-0018 Daughter of Robert "Bob" Hawkins
    • Children; Portrait Photographs
    • The young daughter of Mr. Robert "Bob" Hawkins of 246 East Lovell Street in downtown Kalamazoo. She is posed sitting on a coffee table that is covered with period magazines and other ephemera. What is interesting is that the address given on the...
    • 2002-N-0040 (01) Cobweb Artist

    • 2002-N-0040 (01) Cobweb Artist
    • Art; Artists;
    • Unidentified gentleman known on the negative envelope simply as "Cobweb Painter." Cobweb painting utilizes spider web or caterpillar silk and was first documented in the 16th Century. It is not a common practice and takes skill and extreme...
    • 2002-N-0040 (04) Cobweb Artist

    • 2002-N-0040 (04) Cobweb Artist
    • Art; Artists;
    • Unidentified gentleman known on the negative envelope simply as "Cobweb Painter." Cobweb painting utilizes spider web or caterpillar silk and was first documented in the 16th Century. It is not a common practice and takes skill and extreme...
    • 2002-N-0048 (01) Solar Powered Radio

    • 2002-N-0048 (01) Solar Powered Radio
    • Solar Energy; Radios;
    • Young Mr. Bekken (first name not known) listening to his Sun (Solar) Powered Radio of his own design and creation. He can be seen sitting in the living room of his home. It was not uncommon at this time period for young people to dabble in...
    • 2002-N-0048 (02) Solar Powered Radio

    • 2002-N-0048 (02) Solar Powered Radio
    • Solar Energy; Radios;
    • Young Mr. Bekken (first name not known) listening to his Sun (Solar) Powered Radio of his own design and creation. He can be seen sitting in the living room of his home. It was not uncommon at this time period for young people to dabble in...
    • 2002-N-0053 (01) Mr. R. H. Kooi

    • 2002-N-0053 (01) Mr. R. H. Kooi
    • Portrait Photographs;
    • Image of Mr. Ralph H. Kooi seated in a chair near the fireplace in his home at 422 Parkwood Avenue in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Mr. Kooi is the treasurer of the George W. Taylor Company, seller of men's clothing, accessories and furniture, located at...
    • 2002-N-0057 (01)

    • 2002-N-0057 (01)
    • Portrait Photographs;
    • Image of Mr. Ralph H. Kooi seated in a chair near the fireplace in his home at 422 Parkwood Avenue in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Mr. Kooi is the treasurer of the George W. Taylor Company, seller of men's clothing, accessories and furniture, located at...
    • 2002-N-0057 (02)

    • 2002-N-0057 (02)
    • Portrait Photographs;
    • Image of Mr. Ralph H. Kooi seated in a chair near the fireplace in his home at 422 Parkwood Avenue in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Mr. Kooi is the treasurer of the George W. Taylor Company, seller of men's clothing, accessories and furniture, located at...
    • 2002-N-0065 Sloan Boy

    • 2002-N-0065 Sloan Boy
    • Children;
    • Two children standing in a crib in a home nursery. The negative envelope identifies one of them as "the Sloan Boy." According to the Kalamazoo City Directory, Harry and Zena Sloan lived for a short while at 429 East Walnut Street in Kalamazoo. ...
    • 2002-N-0073 (02) Paul Vandenberg

    • 2002-N-0073 (02) Paul Vandenberg
    • People
    • Full view of a relatively young man standing outside a house in a residential neighborhood. According to the negative envelope this is Paul Vandenberg of 826 West North Street in Kalamazoo. It should be noted that both the 1939 and 1942 Kalamazoo...
    • 2002-N-0076 (01) Club Hollywood

    • 2002-N-0076 (01) Club Hollywood
    • Nightclubs;
    • Unidentified band standing in front of the stage in the Club Hollywood located at 329 Portage Street just south of the downtown. One of the visible bandstands reads: "Ivan." As of 2017 Club Hollywood no longer exists with this location now home...
    • 2002-N-0079 (a 01) Grand Champion Bull Exhibit

    • 2002-N-0079 (a 01) Grand Champion Bull Exhibit
    • Livestock; Financial Institutions;
    • Group of individuals gathered around the Grand Champion Bull Exhibit on display in the lobby of the First National Bank and Trust Company of Kalamazoo's Vicksburg Branch Office. This bank stood in downtown Vicksburg at 119 North Main Street. The...
    • 2002-N-0079 (a 02) Grand Champion Bull Exhibit

    • 2002-N-0079 (a 02) Grand Champion Bull Exhibit
    • Livestock; Financial Institutions;
    • Group of individuals gathered around the Grand Champion Bull Exhibit on display in the lobby of the First National Bank and Trust Company of Kalamazoo's Vicksburg Branch Office. This bank stood in downtown Vicksburg at 119 North Main Street. The...
    • 2002-N-0099a (01) First Federal Building

    • 2002-N-0099a (01) First Federal Building
    • Banks; Financial Institutions; Street Scenes;
    • Image, looking northeast, showing the "First Federal Building" (338 West Michigan Avenue) located on the northeast corner of Park Street (foreground) and West Michigan Avenue (back ground). In this picture the building is home to the First Federal...
    • 2002-N-0099a (02) First Federal Building

    • 2002-N-0099a (02) First Federal Building
    • Banks; Financial Institutions; Street Scenes;
    • Image, looking northeast, showing the "First Federal Building" located on the northeast corner of Park Street (foreground) and West Michigan Avenue (back ground). In this picture the building is home to the First Federal Savings and Loan...
    • 2002-N-0100 (02) J. C. Penny Company

    • 2002-N-0100 (02) J. C. Penny Company
    • Department Stores;
    • Image, looking northwest, the J. C. Penny Department Store located at 158 South Burdick Street in downtown Kalamazoo. The business stands on the west side of the street. Other businesses visible in the image are (from left to right) V & A Bootery...
    • 2002-N-0100 (03a) East Michigan Avenue

    • 2002-N-0100 (03a) East Michigan Avenue
    • Street Scenes;
    • View looking east down East Michigan Avenue in downtown Kalamazoo. The Portage Street intersection can be seen in the lower left corner. Some of the prominent businesses in this image are: Sears and Roebuck Company at 161 East Michigan Avenue...

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