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Buildings - Hotels

Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Hotels, Buildings, Civic Centers, Arts Facilities, Theaters, Transportation, Automotive Scott Hotel [Good photo of the Hancock hotel in its glory. The Kerredge Theatre is right next door. A Western Union office and the Detroit and Northern Michigan Building and Loan Assocation conducted business on the ground level. Several vintage automobiles are shown as well as the church behind the hotel.]

Scanned: October 26, 2006


Buildings - Hotels & Taverns

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Taverns (inns), Transportation, Automotive Michigan House, Calumet Mich. [The building looks out of place with the upper portion of Victorian or Art Deco design and the bottom of the building looking very 1970's. The sign states they offer choice dining, cocktails and entertainment.]

Scanned: February 13, 2008


Buildings - Hotels & Taverns

Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Bars (drinking establishments), Buildings, Transportation, Automotive Shute's 1890 Bar, Calumet, MI. [Image of a long and narrow building standing alone. Some of the original detail of the front of the establishment remains. ]

Scanned: February 13, 2008


Buildings - Hotels & Restaurants

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Restaurants, Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Hotels, Transportation, Automotive Keweenaw Mountain Lodge [Exterior view of the building parking area. The lot holds several vintage automobiles. Two men chat near the porch.]

Scanned: February 11, 2008


Buildings - Hotels & Restaurants

Transportation, Automotive, Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Hotels, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Restaurants Keweenaw Mountain Lodge [Exterior view showing the side of the building and it's stone fireplace chimney as well as automobiles in the parking lot.]

Scanned: February 11, 2008


Buildings -Hotels

Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Hotels, Transportation, Automotive, [Image of the Scott Hotel in perhaps the early 1960s. Much of the charm of the building has been lost. A democratic headquarters office occupies the lower level of the building along with a coffee shop. Stevensons Chevrolet car lot is across from the hotel.]

Scanned: November 8, 2006


Buildings - Post Office - Pelkie

Carriers, Postal Service, Buildings, Public Buildings, Transportation, Automotive Pelkie's busy little post office is smack in the center of the community. It caters to a big rural population with the hinterland being of an expanding nature. A new and modernized type structure, it is a credit to the small community which is easterly from Tapiola and not far distant from Baraga from which community the mail comes to Pelkie. [Image of a one level building with the U.S. flag flying in front. A mail box sits at the entrance.]

Scanned: February 2, 2009


Public Chevrolet Sales - Calumet

Industries, Service Industries, Transportation, Automotive, Buildings, Garages This has been the property site of the Public Chevrolet Sales in Calumet since its establishment in 1933. Chevrolet, Oldsmobile and Cadillac automobiles, and Chevrolet trucks have passed through its doors. [View of the building with several vehicles parked nearby.]

Scanned: October 10, 2007


Buildings - Gas Stations

Buildings, Garages, Industries, Service Industries, Transportation, Automotive Rays Phillips 66 service station in Chassell is one of the most modern of such structures in this area. Located at the south end of Chassell on US-41, it sports new mercury lights, new servicing equipment and other features that will benefit the customer and his vehicle. Proprietor Ray Manninen has been in business here since 1945. [Image of the gas station. A vehicle is parked beside the building. What appears to be a wringer washer is in the front window.]

Scanned: October 23, 2007


Keweenaw Mountain Lodge Clubhouse

Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Transportation, Automotive, Northeastern view of Clubhouse and horizon. Photo taken from the catwalk of Keweenaw Parks elevated water tank. Lake Superior, Porters Island and Copper Harbor lighthouse are all visible in distance. The newly constructed tennis court is visible in photograph; accordingly, image likely dates to about 1937-38.

Scanned: July 26, 2010