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12/29/2016 11:24:13 AM
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.
12/23/2016 11:32:41 AM
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"
12/15/2016 19:52:54 PM
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"
12/14/2016 04:18:28 AM
A summary of the Ora Labora German Colony from the 1922 book "Pioneer History of Huron County"
11/09/2016 13:21:13 PM
Select areas of the 1865 Lithograph zoomed in for interest and clarity. The German colony was located just north of Bay Port
11/09/2016 12:18:58 PM
Ora Labora, Michigan, lithograph by Ehrgott, Forbriger & Co. after image by H. Roedel dated 20 January 1865.
10/22/2016 04:01:43 AM
Among the vanished villages of Huron County is that of Ora Labora, a colony situated between Caseville and Wild Fowl Bay...
10/11/2016 12:01:55 PM
1875 Land Plat of the Wild Fowl Bay area
10/11/2016 10:13:00 AM
ora-labora.org will be utilized to establish a research and educational site in which to discuss and offer primary source research on the German Colony established in 1862 in Michigan's Wild Fowl Bay region.
10/09/2016 19:35:54 PM
Emil Baur land grant records from 1863