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White Pine Mine -Homes

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Transportation, Automotive, [Houses at White Pine. Ranch style homes with white picket fences and tulips in gardens. Automobiles from perhaps the 50's are parked in driveways.]

Scanned: December 3, 2008


Sleigh Ride

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Transportation Sleigh Ride [A group of people dressed in furs take a sleigh ride in a magnificent sleigh that will hold twelve people.]

Scanned: February 9, 2010


School - Cliff Mine

Buildings, Public Buildings, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Transportation, Automotive School and dwellings, Cliff Mine. [Photo taken from the road of the school and houses, some of them boarded up. A vintage automobile is parked on the side of the road.]

Scanned: October 2, 2007


Joyride

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Transportation, Automotive, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Auto in front of house

Scanned: April 18, 2014


Buick Automobile and House

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Transportation, Automotive, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family Buick coming out of gateway house 1910. [Photo of one man and three women in an early Buick convertible. A large house is in the background.]

Scanned: September 26, 2005


City of Houghton - Residences

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Transportation City of Houghton - Residences [From a rooftop view of a large home with a stone porch. A horse and carriage wait outside the home next door. Street and sidewalk appear to be paved.]

Scanned: September 15, 2010


City of Houghton

Transportation, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Seasons, Winter City of Houghton [A team of horses wearing blankets and pulling a wagon are stopped in front of large homes to the left of the photo. It appears that a good amount of snow has recently fallen.]

Scanned: September 17, 2010


Buildings - Residence

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Transportation, Automotive, Woody Plants, Trees Reeder residence about 1932 [View from across the street of a beautiful Victorian home. A vintage automobile is parked in a drive way. A very large unknown building can be seen in the background.]

Scanned: February 8, 2010


Ahmeek Mill Trestle

Railroads, Buildings and Structures, Transportation, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family The high trestle over M-26 at the Ahmeek mill on Torch Lake is fast achieving the reputation of being as signifcant a photographic prize as the much gabled Quincy shafthouse, No. 6. The diesel locomotives stop at different sides of the steel overpass depending upon which side the sun is holding reign. The Ahmeek mill is performing prodigious jobs these days. Its milling all Calumet and Heclas rock originating in the Copper Country. The trestle sees Caledonia as well as Ahmeek rock and it carries Ojibway ore as well as a sprinkling of Mohawkite. The photo shows No. 203 shunting mineral ore rock cars about in order to get the dumpings in the proper bins. [Image of the ore cars suspended above the highway with homes and automobiles below it.]

Scanned: April 17, 2009


Cities and Towns - Lake Linden

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Transportation, Roads, Accidents Workmen in Lake Linden have begun cleaning out the mammoth hole that appeared in the villages main street, caving in a part of the intersection of M-26 and Eighth Street. Street Commissioner Joseph Kalcich, foreground, said a hole in a catch basins tile allowed the heavy runoff from melting snow and rain to undermine the roadway. A village truck parked at the site slid into the hole when the cave in occurred. Repair work will begin following further inspection of the damage by state highway department officials. [Image of workmen and the enormous hole.]

Scanned: February 2, 2009