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Potato Queen Candidates

Contests, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Persons [The candidates pose for a photo dressed in their gowns.]

Scanned: October 11, 2007


Potato Queen Candidates

Contests, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Persons Shirley Bohjanen, Tapiola; Eleanor Frusti, Trap Rock; Marian Jarvi, Chassell; Judy Lantto, Houghton County. [The girls pose in their gowns.]

Scanned: October 11, 2007


Beauty Queens

Contests, Beauty Contests, Persons, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation Ontonagon always has beauteous queen candidates. In the group of five decorating the Labor Day activities yesterday, this royal attendant, Miss Susie Slick, proved adept at water skiing. Here she poses on the shores of the Ontonagon river after having entertained bridge observers with her prowess. [Image of a woman dressed in a bathing suit, holding a pair of water skies.]

Scanned: November 14, 2007


Potato Queen Candidates

Contests, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Persons Potato Queen Candidates [The girls pose for a photo.]

Scanned: October 11, 2007


Houghton Central School Easter Promenade

Contests, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Easter Parade Cuties - This sextet is preparing for the April Easter promenade. All have fashioned their bonnets after their own ideas of originality. The hats fall into the pretty, crazy and funny categories. Each young Miss seems the proudest little lady in Houghton Central School. From left, Susan Webster, first prize in the craziest division; Judith Saari, second in prettiest division; Barbara Boyd, second in craziest division; Jane Whearty, first in prettiest division; Julie Gundlach, first in funniest division, and Paula Sloan second in the funniest division. [The girls pose wearing their creations.]

Scanned: August 21, 2007


MTU - Winter Carnival

Seasons, Winter, Contests, Manners and Customs, Festivals Winter Carnival statue built by students of Douglass Houghton Hall. [A snow statue of what appears to be Goldylocks and the Three Bears. (Michigan Tech Centennial Page 236)]

Scanned: May 12, 2009


Winter Carnival

Persons, Contests, Manners and Customs, Festivals [Two beard contest participants are pictured.]

Scanned: July 15, 2010


Sports- Michigan Tech Basketball Team

Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Festivals, Contests, Beauty Contests Michigan Tech basketball, under first year coach Dave Cade, displayed many bright spots in 1968-1969, and assured an even brighter outlook for 1969-70 and the year following. Huskies featured in this photo: Kneeling: Co-capitan Bob Bohse, Head Coach Dave Cade, Co-Capitan Ted Wittig. Standing: Manager Fred Anderson, Ron Longley, Garey Johnson, Bill Artis, John Bergmann, Jerry Muff, Bernie Larson, Gary Storms, Mike Respet, Ken Baker, Richard Hoopes, Alan Morrison, Johnny Smith, Tom Reeves, Manager Mike Braschayko, and Manager Keith Anderson. [From 1969 Keweenawan].

Scanned: February 1, 2012


Winter Carnival Queen Candidates

Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Festivals, Contests, Beauty Contests [Winter Carnival Queen candidates of the 1971 Michigan Technological University Winter Carnival. The girls (including: Marcia Albrecht, Mary Johnson, Patti Hellew, Phyllis Ann Lylie, Karla Strobel, Judith Kemp, Kristine Johnson, Pamela Putrin and winter carnival queen, Donnie Croom.]

Scanned: January 23, 2012


Cozy Corner Shuffleboard Team

Contests, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Buildings Acc 11-002-001: Featured individuals- Emil Jackovich, Walt "Cocky" Redlich, Al Lazzarie. Acc 11-002-007: Featured individuals left to right- John Stimac (Strummer), Edward Moilanen (Willy), Lefty Hendrickson, Walt "Cocky" Redlich, Walter Moilanen, Joe Romano, Ken Richards. [All photos taken at the Cozy Corner.]

Scanned: September 16, 2011