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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 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".

Image of Catholic Church, Big Moose, N.Y. 27. - Print, Real Photo Postcard

Catholic Church, Big Moose, N.Y. 27. - Print, Real Photo Postcard

Gelatin Silver Print, Real Photo Postcard. Handwritten on negative lower left corner of image "Catholic Church, Big Moose, N.Y. 27." Printed verso: "PHOTOGRAPH / POST CARD / FROM STUDIO OF / EASTERN ILLUSTRATING CO BELFAST ME / CORRESPONDENCE / FOR THE ADDRESS".

Image of Main St., Big Moose, N.Y. 28. - Print, Real Photo Postcard

Main St., Big Moose, N.Y. 28. - Print, Real Photo Postcard

Gelatin Silver Print, Real Photo Postcard. Handwritten on negative lower left of image "Main St., Big Moose, N.Y. 28." Printed verso: "PHOTOGRAPH / POST CARD / FROM STUDIO OF / EASTERN ILLUSTRATING CO BELFAST ME / CORRESPONDENCE / FOR THE ADDRESS".

Image of Catholic Church, Big Moose, N.Y. 835. - Print, Real Photo Postcard

Catholic Church, Big Moose, N.Y. 835. - Print, Real Photo Postcard

Gelatin Silver Print. Real Photo Postcard. Handwritten on negative bottom of image "Catholic Church, Big Moose, N.Y. Printed Verso: "Post Card"

Image of Wesley DiStefano Memorial, Big Moose, N.Y. 836 - Print, gelatin silver

Wesley DiStefano Memorial, Big Moose, N.Y. 836 - Print, gelatin silver

Gelatin silver print, real photo postcard. Printed lower margin of image on the negative; "Wesley DiStefano Memorial, Big Moose, N.Y. 836". Rustic private chapel built by Reverend Nicola DiStefano on Twitchell Lake. Dedicated to Wesley, Nicola's son, who died at an early age. Printed verso: "Post Card"

Image of Darts Camp.The office and boathouse.PO Big Moose,N.Y. #41. - Print, gelatin silver

Darts Camp.The office and boathouse.PO Big Moose,N.Y. #41. - Print, gelatin silver

Gelatin silver print, real photo postcard. Handwritten lower margin of image on the negative: "DARTS. CAMP. THE OFFICE. AND BOAT HOUSE. P.O. BIG MOOSE, N.Y. #41." View of three story log building at edge of lake.

Image of Darts Camp.PO Big Moose,N.Y. - Print, gelatin silver

Darts Camp.PO Big Moose,N.Y. - Print, gelatin silver

Gelatin silver print, real photo postcard. Printed verso: "BEACH'S REAL PHOTOGRAPH / POST CARD / GENUINE HAND-FINISHED / MADE FROM / ANY PHOTO / AT REMSEN / N.Y. / BEACH QUALITY". Handwritten lower margin of image on the negative: "DART.'S. CAMP. P.O. BIG MOOSE, N.Y. No. 51." One story cabin with vines growing up porch posts; fence in foreground.