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Suomi College

Buildings, Education, Suomi College - Hancock, MI. A 2-yr. Christian Co-Ed Jr. College in Michigan's Upper Peninsula

Scanned: November 9, 2010


Suomi College - Finnish American Heritage Center

Buildings, Education, Suomi College Finnish American Heritage Center opened in 1990. It houses the college's Finnish-American Historical Archives, a museum, and a theater. Suomi is the only college founded by Finns in the U.S.

Scanned: November 9, 2010


Finnish College - Hancock, MI

Buildings, Education, Finnish College - Hancock, MI

Scanned: November 9, 2010


Sacred Heart School - Laurium

Buildings, Education, Sacred Heart School, Laurium, Mich.

Scanned: November 10, 2010


Campus Buildings - Memorial Union

Buildings, Education, Memorial Building Main Lounge - College of Mining and Technology

Scanned: November 12, 2010


Winter Carnival Snow Statue

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Seasons, Winter Debbie Cearly of Austin Texas, and Janet Nyman of Houghton standing in front of bar scene featuring Fields, Groucho Marx and Charlie Chaplin. [This statue build by Tau Kappa Epsilon won first place in the class four division in the Michigan Technological University Winter Carnival of 1974. The statue was titled, Ahh--yes! "All cool heads, bar none."]

Scanned: January 30, 2015


Winter Carnival Snow Statue

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Seasons, Winter Student working on ice statue of W.C. Fields for Winter Carnival bar Scene.

Scanned: March 12, 2012


Crowning of Carnival Queen, 1947 MTU Winter Carnival

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Festivals, [Man placing crown on woman's head.]

Scanned: January 20, 2006


Snow Statue Construction, 1984 MTU Winter Carnival

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Festivals, Winter Carnival statue construction (final night), Tau Kappa Epsilon statue, Michelle Peters [Snow statue of a saloon and several human figures. Woman in foreground is finishing detail work on one of the figures, while another person works on entry to saloon in background.]

Scanned: January 20, 2006


Snow Statue "The Ale-ing Pup," MTU Winter Carnival

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Festivals, Snow Statue "The Ale-ing Pup," MTU Winter Carnival year unknown [Snow statue on back of large sleigh. Statue consists of a Dachshund licking beer spilling from a cask.]

Scanned: February 7, 2006