loading background

Grand Rapids in 1856

Scene of early Grand Rapids viewed from the...

Jesiek's Houseboat

Jesiek's Houseboat

1905 ca

Two men and dog on the porch of a Jesiek house boat. The scaffolding behind is possibly for the construction of the Wealthy St. Bridge.


Full Details

TitleJesiek's Houseboat
Date1905 ca

Title by Cataloger. This may be the houseboat 'The Ark' but, if so, it shows it from a different side as it has two windows and does not display the name. The dog may be Otto's, named Blitzen.

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.

Like Us on Facebook
site by GRCMC