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Image of Dart's Bridge and Inlet to Dart's Lake. Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

Dart's Bridge and Inlet to Dart's Lake. Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

Collotype print, color, postcard. Printed upper margin of image: "Dart's Bridge and Inlet to Dart's Lake. / Adirondack Mountains, N.Y." Printed lower right corner of image: "Hand-Colored." Printed verso: "Published by Dart's Camp, Dart's, N.Y. / Post Cards of Quality.--The Albertype Co., Brooklyn, N.Y." View of bridge taken from center of stream.

Image of The Connell Doubledecker Cottages. Dart's Camp. Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

The Connell Doubledecker Cottages. Dart's Camp. Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

Collotype print, color, postcard. Printed lower margin of image: "The Connell Doubledecker Cottages. Dart's Camp. Adirondack Mountains, N.Y." Printed verso: "Published by Dart's Camp, Dart's, N.Y. / HAND-COLORED / POST CARD / Post Cards of Quality--The Albertype Co., Brooklyn, N.Y." Log buildings with rustic porches.

Image of Higby Camp, Big Moose Lake, Adirondack Mts, N.Y. - Postcard

Higby Camp, Big Moose Lake, Adirondack Mts, N.Y. - Postcard

Collotype print postcard. Image of the main lodge at Higby Camp, Big Moose. Caption, printed below image: Higby Camp, Big Moose Lake, Adirondack Mts, N.Y. Printed in red, verso: "The Rotograph Co., N.Y., City (Germany)."

Image of Big Moose Station, Adirondack Mts, N.Y. - Postcard

Big Moose Station, Adirondack Mts, N.Y. - Postcard

Collotype print postcard. Image of the railroad station at Big Moose. Train on tracks in front of building. Several houses and barns around. Caption, printed below image: Big Moose Station, Adirondack Mts, N.Y. Printed in red, verso: "The Rotograph Co., N.Y., City (Germany)."

Image of View of Big Moose Lake from Bald Mt, "Adirondacks". - Postcard

View of Big Moose Lake from Bald Mt, "Adirondacks". - Postcard

Collotype print postcard. View of Big Moose Lake from Bald Mountain. Caption, printed below image: View of Big Moose Lake from Bald Mt, "Adirondacks". Printed in red, verso: "The Rotograph Co., N.Y., City (Germany)."

Image of 51573 Stage in front of Office Darts Camp, Darts Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

51573 Stage in front of Office Darts Camp, Darts Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Photomechanical print, postcard. Printed lower margin of image: "51573 Stage in front of Office Darts Camp, Darts Lake, Adirondack Mts., N.Y." Two story log building with cupola, mansard roof and dormers.

Image of The Fabulous Redwood Lounge of the Big Moose Inn, Big Moose, N.Y.  - Postcard

The Fabulous Redwood Lounge of the Big Moose Inn, Big Moose, N.Y. - Postcard

Color postcard. Bar and dining room scene on front. Caption, verso: The Fabulous Redwood Lounge of the Big Moose Inn, Big Moose, N.Y., operating on American Plan. Open May 15th to December 1st. Also New Year and Carnival Weekends." Published by "Marks & Fuller, Inc., Rochester, N.Y."

Image of Lake View Lodge, Boat House Big Moose, Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

Lake View Lodge, Boat House Big Moose, Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. - Postcard

Collotype print, color, postcard. Printed verso: "Lake View Lodge, Boat House / Big Moose, Adirondack Mountains, N.Y. / PUBLISHED BY BIG MOOSE SUPPLY CO., BIG MOOSE, N.Y. / Post Cards of Quality.--The Albertype Co., Brooklyn, N.Y." Postmarked 1934. View of rustic boathouse and dock taken from the water.

Image of Print, lithograph

Print, lithograph

Lithograph print, color, postcard. Gelatin silver print glued to lower half of card. Printed recto: "When I Get Lonesome in / Big Moose, N.Y. / It's Because You're not Here / I am staying at Burdick's Camp." Handwritten on photograph lower margin of image on the negative: "BURDICK'S CAMP." View looks toward water; dock with "BURDICK"S CAMP" on rustic arch at center; canoes and guideboats on lake.

Image of Owls Nest Big Moose, N.Y. - Postcard

Owls Nest Big Moose, N.Y. - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with divided back. View of the Owl's Nest, part of the Lakeview Lodge in Big Moose, NY.

Image of Steamer Big Moose and Dock at Glenmore, Big Moose, N.Y. - Postcard

Steamer Big Moose and Dock at Glenmore, Big Moose, N.Y. - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with divided back. View of the steamboat Big Moose docked at Glenmore in Big Moose, NY.

Image of Kingsford Bridge, Big Moose, N.Y. - Postcard

Kingsford Bridge, Big Moose, N.Y. - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with divided back. View of Kingsfords Bridge over Big Moose Lake.

Image of Motor Boat in front of Burdick's Camp Big Moose Lake, N.Y. - Postcard

Motor Boat in front of Burdick's Camp Big Moose Lake, N.Y. - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with divided back. View of a man and woman riding in a motorboat on Big Moose Lake, near Burdick's Camp.

Image of Glenmore Hotel and Cottages, Big Moose Lake Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Glenmore Hotel and Cottages, Big Moose Lake Adirondack Mts., N.Y. - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with divided back. View of the Glenmore Hotel and its cottages overlooking Big Moose Lake.

Image of A Cottage at Lake View Lodge, Big Moose Lake, N.Y. - Postcard

A Cottage at Lake View Lodge, Big Moose Lake, N.Y. - Postcard

Halftone color postcard with divided back. View of a cottage at the Lake View Lodge in Big Moose Lake, NY.

Image of Map of the winter road from Eagle Bay...to Big Moose Station.... - D.C. Wood, surv.

Map of the winter road from Eagle Bay...to Big Moose Station.... - D.C. Wood, surv.

Scale: 1" = 20 chains, Ink on linen ; 15 1/8" x 29 7/8"

Covey family papers - Covey, Earl William, 1876-1952

The collection is comprised of business and personal papers of the Covey family. The bulk of papers were created by Earl Covey, builder and proprietor of Twitchell Lake Inn and Covewood on Big Moose Lake, and his father, Henry Covey, builder and proprietor of Camp Crag on Big Moose Lake. The collection includes correspondence, financial records, account books, legal documents, and photographs. See Notes field for complete finding aid.

Image of Print, albumen

Print, albumen

Albumen print, mounted. Unidentified men and women on porch of log cabin. Man at right in background with moustache may be Henry Covey.

Image of Print, albumen

Print, albumen

Albumen print, on black mount. William "Billy" Dutton's camp. Rustic cottage in woods with table and chairs on porch. Earl Covey at right holding firewood; unidentified man farther right with ax.

Image of 25. Pine Cottage, Higby's, Big Moose, N.Y. - Print, gelatin silver

25. Pine Cottage, Higby's, Big Moose, N.Y. - Print, gelatin silver

Gelatin silver print, real photo postcard. Handwritten left lower corner of image on the negative: "25. / PINE COTTAGE, HIGBY'S, / BIG MOOSE, N.Y." View taken on boardwalk looking toward porch of cabin. Painted sign under eaves at right: "PINE". Printed verso: "PHOTOGRAPH / POST CARD / FROM STUDIO OF / EASTERN ILLUSTRATING CO BELFAST ME / CORRESPONDENCE / FOR THE ADDRESS".