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Grand Rapids in 1856

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Jesiek Boat Company Advertising Piece

Jesiek Boat Company Advertising Piece


A Jesiek advertising display shows boat products and an artist's drawing of the company's assembly plant. The background of the drawing shows Grand Rapids city development along the Grand River. Two of the boats, the 'Vixen' and the unnamed boat in the upper right display the Jesiek arrow along the side. The 'Everett C' is pictured at the upper left, and an interior view of a boat in the lower right.


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TitleJesiek Boat Company Advertising Piece

Title by Cataloger. This display of boats and factory, used in a Jesiek catalog, was probably created by the Camera Shop of Grand Rapids as the original mock-up is in their collection located in the History and Special Collections department of the Grand Rapids Public Library.

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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