THE SPIRIT ON THE MISSISSIPPI
A 13-Day Mississippi River trip on a 24-foot pontoon raft based on the 1997 Michigan History Magazine article, "Rolling on the River" by Jim Schultz. Directed and written by Jim Schultz. Video, photos and slides taken by Tucker Boyers, Greg Kerr, Jim Swain and Jim Schultz. Father Marquette's Journal cover Illustration by Patrick Reed. Huckleberry Finn book cover and illustrations are public domain. Spirit Raft Crew: Greg Kerr, Jim Schultz, Jim Swain and Bill Tuttle. Clark Lake tow crew: Tucker Boyers, Dennis Negus and Roy Roark. New Orleans tow crew: Tucker Boyers and Tom Collins. SPECIAL THANKS TO: Clark Lake ladies for supplying enough cookies to last until Memphis. Clark Lake men who supplied us with beverages. The Beach Bar for sponsoring fund-raisers. The Clark Lake Spirit Committee, volunteers, donors and supporters for contributing funds for a new pontoon raft, a new Honda 50-hp outboard motor, a fixed-top for the raft with mosquito netting and plane tickets back to Clark Lake. AND TO THE LATE TOM COLLINS FOR HIS VISION OF CLARK LAKE SPIRIT!
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