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Ice Revue

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Winter Sports, Skating 1958 Ice Revue Ladies Performing [Two girls wearing skates are shown next to a cardboard snowman.]

Scanned: July 10, 2007


Ice Revue

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Winter Sports, Skating 1958 Ice Revue Group Photo [Several women wearing skates pose for a group shot.]

Scanned: July 10, 2007


Electric Park

Seasons, Winter, Buildings, Manners and Customs, Recreation Electric Park. [Image of the main building in winter showing the large "Electric Park" sign on the roof. ]

Scanned: February 26, 2010


Ice Boat - Wind Sled

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation Ice Boating - Wind Sled [Good view of the downtown Houghton landscape and some of the buildings that existed then.]

Scanned: March 17, 2010


Snow Scene

Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family Snow Scene [Snowshoe imprints]

Scanned: May 14, 2014


Mrs. Hotchkiss

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Winter Sports, Skis and Skiing, Cross-Country Skiing, Seasons, Winter, Buildings, Dwellings Mrs. Hotchkiss on snowshoes and 2 boys on skis in yard of Hotchkiss house [Three individuals pose on snowshoes and skis in front of a house]

Scanned: October 4, 2007


Mont Ripley

Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Winter Sports, Skis and Skiing, Downhill Skiing, Buildings The glorious snow-covered Mont Ripley area is shown as it appears during Michigan Tech Carnival Week. The time-honored skiing area of the Upper Penisnula, still ranks high as a hill despite its lack of a more pretentious chalet. Probably no area in the U. P. has such a variety of enticements, where the sportsman can choose from so many slopes, gentle and steep. [View of Mont Ripley in winter from the Houghton side.]

Scanned: August 16, 2007


Dog Races in Hancock

Seasons, Winter, Buildings, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation Dog Races in Hancock. [A group of young boys prepare to race their dogs harnassed to an ordinary sled. All of the dogs appear to be anxious to get started and have some collie in them.]

Scanned: March 26, 2010