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Cities & Towns - Calumet

Buildings, Church Buildings, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Manners and Customs, Festivals Red Jacket from new depot. [Good photo of town during a parade of some sort. A brick building with the sign "Jas. McHardy Central Blacksmithing, Carriage & Wagon Works" appears in the photo. People line the streets and look out of windows to observe the festivities.]

Scanned: October 24, 2006


Buildings - Libraries

Buildings, Public Buildings, Library Buildings, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Festivals Painesdale Library [A crowd of people gather at the library. The dates 1776 - 1904 are above the doorway. Several U. S. flags and banners are present. Men, women and children are dressed in their finest.]

Scanned: October 31, 2006


Snow Statue Sculptures

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Festivals [A snow statue of a woman looking out of the window of a cottage.]

Scanned: July 11, 2007


Snow Statue Sculptures

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Festivals [A snow statue of Dumbo holding a hockey stick in his trunk]

Scanned: July 11, 2007


Winter Carnival Queen Candidate

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Festivals Winter Carnival Queen Candidates Group Shot [The ladies stand next to a pile of snow with various snow removal equipment.]

Scanned: July 11, 2007


Winter Carnival

Manners and Customs, Festivals, Seasons, Winter, Buildings [Image of the statue constructed in front of Sperr Hall.]

Scanned: June 30, 2008


Winter Carnival- Snow Statue

Manners and Customs, Festivals, Seasons, Winter, Buildings First place winner in Class "B" competition was the Tech Wives Club, a portrayal of the ostrich cart. Perfection of detail again was the winning feature. The ostrich was very realistic with its bowed legs and proper proportion. The plumes of its tail actually appeared to be fuzzy. Title of the statue was "Tech Wives' Rare View." [Photo of the winning statue of an ostrich pulling a cart.]

Scanned: June 27, 2008


Winter Carnival- Snow Statue

Manners and Customs, Festivals, Seasons, Winter, Buildings Theta Tau fraternity took Class "A" first place laurels with its presentation of "Sampanorama." Each icy sack of grain looked like it would certainly rattle and slump when picked up by the carved, oriental stevadores. Cracks in the boards and pilings of the dock emphasized the reality of the scene. Ornate detail of the roofs gave final testimony to the overall perfection of the statue. [Photo taken at night. The frat house is in the background.]

Scanned: June 27, 2008


Sound and Video Mixing Equipment

Persons, Manners and Customs, Festivals, Buildings Winter Carnival Queen Competition. [Four people behind equipment at back of lecture hall.]

Scanned: July 17, 2007


Reunion Celebration

Manners and Customs, Festivals, Persons, Buildings Central Mine Reunion, Mrs. R. Bruns singing out of doors

Scanned: April 24, 2014