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Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Jesiek Boat Company Yard

Jesiek Boat Company Yard


Two boats are visible in the boat yard; the 'Vixen' on a boat trailer and the 'Jon' which has an exhaust stack for a gasoline or diesel engine. At the right is the corner of the Jesiek Company building, and the Grand Rapids Paper Box Co. is in the distance.


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TitleJesiek Boat Company Yard

Title by cataloger. The arrow on the side of the "Vixen" appears on many of the Jesiek Co. boats. This photograph was taken at the 79-91 Market St. SW boatyard.

Location In PhotoGrand Rapids, MI
CollectionLois Jesiek Kayes, scrapbook #1, Joint Archives of Holland, MI.

Reproduction and copyright information regarding this image is available from the Joint Archives of Holland, 9 E. Tenth, Holland, MI.

InstitutionJoint Archives of Holland
Physical Storage LocationHolland, MI.

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