Browse Subjects

Thumbnail Subject(s) Description Add to Shoebox

Cabin Life

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Buildings, [Three men outside of a building in the winter]

Scanned: December 3, 2007

August Karvonen farm

Agriculture, Buildings, Farm Buildings, Barns, Woody Plants, Trees August Karvonen farm [Image of farm buildings with shingled roofs.]

Scanned: January 15, 2010


Buildings, , [A large multiple story building]

Scanned: December 3, 2007

St. Joseph's, Calumet

Buildings, Church Buildings, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Noted on print: Italian Church, Oak St., Calumet. More likely the Slovanian Church, now St. Paul Apostle Church. [An outdoor photo of a church with two steeples. A business district is on the left-hand side of the photo and the street is decorated with flags and lights. The photo is embossed with J. W. Nara, Calumet, Mich.]

Scanned: September 9, 2005


Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Barbershops, Industries, Service Industries, Barbershops, Persons [Two men sit for a hair cut]

Scanned: December 10, 2007

Winter Scene

Seasons, Winter, Buildings, [A row of buildings sit behind a tall snow bank]

Scanned: December 7, 2007

Fire Fighters

Fire Department, Officials and Employees, Fire Fighters, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Public Works, Public Buildings, Fire Stations Fire station - unidentified. [Four firefighters standing in front of a fire wagon and team of horses. The fire station is visble in the background and all of the men are in uniform.The photo is mounted on a cardboard matte that is damaged on the lower right corner.]

Scanned: August 19, 2005

Unidentified Mining Scene

Metal Trade, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Railroads, Buildings and Structures Mining scene - no identification [Photo of numerous wooden mining structures. Several railroad tresles and tracks are also visible.The photo is faded and mounted on a cardboard matte.]

Scanned: August 19, 2005

Calumet Street Scene

Persons, Buildings, Dwellings, Buildings, Church Buildings Calumet Street Scene. [An outdoor scene of a residential dirt street in Calumet. A man in an overcoat is standing in the foreground. The trees along the street are protected by wooden snow barriers and a chuch steeple is under construction in the background. The photo is on a cardboard matte with a decorative edging.]

Scanned: August 22, 2005

6th Street, Calumet

Transportation, Automotive, Buildings, Garages, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress 6th Street, Calumet - Michigan Auto Company Garage. [An outdoor photo of 5 early, right-hand drive automobiles lined up in front of the Michigan Auto Co. Garage. Four men and 1 boy are admiring the cars. The street is paved with bricks, snow is visible on the ground and a streetcar rail appears in the bottom left of the photo. The photo is mounted on a decorative cardboard matte.]

Scanned: August 22, 2005