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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


MTU - Skiing

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Winter Sports, Skis and Skiing, Buildings, Persons Huskie Hut [Image of a quonset hut used by the ski team at Ripley Ski Hill]

Scanned: December 2, 2008