Austin Briggs' "Camp Owenoke" was the cover of the August. 27, 1949, issue of the Saturday Evening Post.

Camp Sophie Wirth operated from 1911-1943. It was founded and run by the St. Paul chapter of the National Council of Jewish Women. It offered low cost recreational and rest opportunities for immigrant women and their children.

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Ernest Goes To Camp was a 1987 film starring Jim Varney in a reprise of his unforgettable Ernest P. Worrell role (Does anyone remember him playing anybody but Ernest?). In it, Ernest (a character initially created by an ad agency for a series of commercials) is a clumsy maintenance man...

"I have a conviction that a few weeks spent in a well organized summer camp may be of more value educationally than a whole year of formal school work." -Charles Eliot, the 21st president of Harvard University

Comedian Joel Chasnoff talks about attending Jewish summer camp and the pre-camp ritual of ironing name tags onto underwear and socks.

Part 2 The Addams Family was a short-lived animated series that lasted two seasons from 1992-1993. Camp Addams is the first of a three-part episode that aired in season two. In it, Wednesday and Pugsley wreak havoc at Camp Hollow, a camp for spoiled rich kids run by the gunny...

"In The Summer Camp" by French duo Herman Düne appeared on their 2003 album Mas Cambios. For more on Herman Düne, visit www.hermandune.com, www.myspace.com/therealhermandune and strangemoosic.tumblr.com.

The always cleverly witty satire publication The Onion took the presidential election to summer camp in the May 2000 issue with an article titled "Gore Camp Denies Putting Bush Camp's Canoe In Treetop." I especially love the photo of Gore and his peeps sporting the Gore Camp T-shirts. Click HERE to...

Series: Victorian Children's Literature - Tip Top Artist: Burt L. Standish Year:1906 Found HERE.

What does a documentary about a clown named Wavy Gravy have to do with summer camp? Well, Wavy Gravy might be one of the most colorful characters ever associated with summer camp. He's most definitely the only summer camp founder to have a Ben & Jerry's flavor of ice cream...

Bob Saget (Full House, America's Funniest Home Videos) makes like Louis Theroux and his late '90s show Weird Weekends and hangs out with different people groups on his new A&E show Strange Days With Bob Saget. In this episode he hangs out at Coppercreek Camp in the Sierra Nevada Mountains...