Inscription on the back reads ” Member’s of the Ora et Labora Community, Wildfowl Bay Michigan. Circa 1865. From the Bentley Historical Library, University of Michigan.
This is a graphic of a possible representation of the Ora Labora German Colony overlaid on a map showing roads has they existed in 1970today. Note that… Read more "Ora Labora Sketch from Researcher 1970"
Another compilation is that of Alan Naldrett’s 2015 Lost Towns of Eastern Michigan. Comments of various researchers on this book place its value just above a tabloid… Read more "Ora Labora: Lost Town in Michigan"