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Nelson Family

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Buildings, Dwellings, The Nelson family resided at 3911 Sixth Street. I believe this photo is on their back porch. Circa 1910. [A family gathers on their porch for a photo.]

Scanned: November 5, 2007

Houghton, Michigan

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Retail Trade, Stores, Retail, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns Houghton, Mich. Miller's Hotel (now Knaufs) Foley Bros. Store 1876 [A photo of several commercial buildings along a dirt street. One of the buildings has a tower on the top. ]

Scanned: November 19, 2009

Sports - Track

Persons, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Michigan Tech Track Team [Photo of members of an early track team.]

Scanned: November 18, 2010

MTU Fall Commencement 2009

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Persons, Fall Commencement - SherAaron Hurt

Scanned: March 17, 2011


Forest Products Industry, Persons, Ford supervisory men assemble in the engine room on the first floor of the Alberta Mill. (L to R) John Picardat, maintenance superintendent; Alex Boivin, sawmill foreman; Douglass Vielmetti, plant engineer; Leo Doyle, sawmill superintendent; and John Ryan, lumber sales department agent. [Four men in coats and hats pose for a picture at the Alberta Mill.]

Scanned: April 28, 2014


Manners and Customs, Pets, [An Entertaining photo of a collie dog tucked into a bed. Seems as though the dog may be ill as the beside table contains bottles of chloroform, wine, whiskey, a can of Colman's Mustard and a telephone should an emergency arise. According to the Michigan State Telephone Company phone book hanging on the wall within easy reach, the year is 1904.]

Scanned: January 18, 2011

Campus Scene - 2

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Seasons, Winter MTU Campus Scene [A winter photo of the Michigan College of Mines campus showing Hubbell Hall and students walking between classes.The original photo is somewhat blurry...]

Scanned: January 26, 2006