Howell Area Archives Digital Archive

Livingston County Fair, Short Ship Races, Howell, Michigan, September 23 - 25, 1912

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Title

Livingston County Fair, Short Ship Races, Howell, Michigan, September 23 - 25, 1912

Description

This is a photograph that shows a banner, "Livingston County Fair, Short Ship Races, September 23 -25", 1912.

Activities along Grand River Avenue included sack races, three-legged races, and a race for elderly gentlemen.

A similar image was included in "Images of America: Howell" by David D. Finney and Judith L. McIntosh, Arcadia Publishing, 2013, page 102.

Grand River Avenue in 1912 was unpaved. All photos are looking west down Grand River Avenue.

Subject

Fairs

Date

1912-09-23/1912-09-25

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“Livingston County Fair, Short Ship Races, Howell, Michigan, September 23 - 25, 1912,” Howell Area Archives Digital Archive, accessed February 5, 2023, https://archives.howelllibrary.org/items/show/10171.
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