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Name Durant, William West
Places of residence Camp Pine Knot, Hamilton County, Town of Long Lake, Hamlet of Raquette Lake

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Image of Auger

Auger

Ship, spiral ribbon or single worm auger. Used to bore large holes. Shaped handle is hand carved. Owner's marks: "Camp Pine Knot" is branded on one side of the handle; "W.W. Durant" is engraved on the shaft off the bit. Iron bit has a tapered four sided tang and a round shaft. Blade consists of te shaft coiled into a spiral and flat on the outside with a threaded, pointed tip.

Image of Durant's Memorial Bridge, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondack Mountains - Postcard

Durant's Memorial Bridge, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondack Mountains - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with an undivided back. View of Durant's Memorial bridge as seen from Blue Mountain Lake. Stone foundations on either side are joined by a rustic style path and archway.

Image of Bridge over the Inlet, Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - Postcard

Bridge over the Inlet, Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - Postcard

Sepia-tone postcard with a border and divided back. Side view of Durant's Memorial Bridge on Blue Mountain Lake. Stones form the foundation on either side and a rustic arch and pathway stretches between them.

Image of Memorial Brdg., foot Blue Mt. lake - Postcard

Memorial Brdg., foot Blue Mt. lake - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with a divided back. View of Durant's Memorial Bridge on Blue Mountain Lake. Stones form the foundation on either side and a rustic arch and pathway stretches between them. Published by M. Callahan & Co., Blue Mountain Lake.

Image of Memorial Brdg., foot Blue Mt. lake - Postcard

Memorial Brdg., foot Blue Mt. lake - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with an undivided back. View of Durant's Memorial Bridge on Blue Mountain Lake. Stones form the foundation on either side and a rustic arch and pathway stretches between them.

Image of On the Road to Raquette Lake, in the Adirondacks - Postcard

On the Road to Raquette Lake, in the Adirondacks - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with a divided back. View of Durant's Memorial Bridge on Blue Mountain Lake. Stones form the foundation on either side and a rustic arch and pathway stretches between them.

Image of Memorial Bridge, Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - Postcard

Memorial Bridge, Blue Mountain Lake, N.Y. - Postcard

Handcolored postcard with a divided back. View of Durant's Memorial Bridge on Blue Mountain Lake. Stones form the foundation on either side and a rustic arch and pathway stretches between them. Image has a hazy appearance. Published by M. Callahan & Co., Blue Mountain Lake, NY.

Image of Durant Memorial Bridge at Blue Mt. Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Durant Memorial Bridge at Blue Mt. Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with a divided back. View of Durant's Memorial Bridge on Blue Mountain Lake. Stones form the foundation on either side and a rustic arch and pathway stretches between them.

Image of Durant Memorial Bridge at Blue Mt. Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Durant Memorial Bridge at Blue Mt. Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with a divided back. View of Durant's Memorial Bridge on Blue Mountain Lake. Stones form the foundation on either side and a rustic arch and pathway stretches between them.

Image of Durant Memorial Bridge at Blue Mt. Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Durant Memorial Bridge at Blue Mt. Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with a divided back. View of Durant's Memorial Bridge on Blue Mountain Lake. Stones form the foundation on either side and a rustic arch and pathway stretches between them.

Image of Durant's Memorial Bridge, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondack Mountains - Postcard

Durant's Memorial Bridge, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondack Mountains - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with an undivided back. View of Durant's Memorial bridge as seen from Blue Mountain Lake. Stone foundations on either side are joined by a rustic style path and archway. Image on postcard is highly damaged.

Image of Durant's Memorial Bridge, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondack Mountains - Postcard

Durant's Memorial Bridge, Blue Mountain Lake, Adirondack Mountains - Postcard

Handcolored postcard with a divided back. View of Durant's Memorial bridge as seen from Blue Mountain Lake. Stone foundations on either side are joined by a rustic style path and archway. Published by M. Callahan & Co., Blue Mountain Lake, NY

Image of 753. Camp Pine Knot, Raquette Lake. - Print, Real Photo Postcard

753. Camp Pine Knot, Raquette Lake. - Print, Real Photo Postcard

Albumen postcard print. Printed lower left margin of image on the negative; "753 Camp Pine Knot, Raquette Lake." Printed lower right margin of image on the negative; "STODDARD."

Image of Print, vintage

Print, vintage

Durant family posing for studio gag photo

Image of Print, gelatin silver

Print, gelatin silver

Gelatin silver print, mounted. Signed in pencil on mount below right lower corner of image: "Harris / Utica NY". Four men in horse-drawn sleigh at Sagamore Lodge. Alfred G. Vanderbilt in fur coat, and William West Durant, with moustache, seated in front.

Image of Steam launch "Utowana", South Inlet Falls - Print, albumen

Steam launch "Utowana", South Inlet Falls - Print, albumen

Albumen print, mounted. Handwritten in pen and ink verso: "Steam launch "Utowana" / South inlet falls--". Several people on board the steamer "Utowana": Janet Stott Durant at center, with hand in water.

Image of Arbutus Camp - Print, Photographic

Arbutus Camp - Print, Photographic

View of Arbutus Lodge built by William West Durant at Arbutus Camp.