Ora Labora Litho Detail

Select areas of the 1865 Lithograph zoomed in for interest and clarity. The German colony was located just north of Bay Port


Ora Labora Lithograph 1865

Ora Labora, Michigan, lithograph by Ehrgott, Forbriger¬†& Co. after image by H. Roedel dated 20 January¬†1865. Note the wide main road going from what is today’s Sand (or Trail) Road to the shore of Wild Fowl Bay.¬†


From the collections of Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.