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Barbershop - Calumet

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Barbershops, Ethnology, Ethnic Groups, Minorities, Barbershop - Calumet [An interior photo of a barbershop. Three barbers stand ready and an African-American man is seated in the rear of the shop with a broom.]

Scanned: March 20, 2006


Statement of Employees - Occupation by Nationality

Persons, Ethnology, Ethnic Groups, Statement of Employees Chart showing occupation by nationality.

Scanned: October 11, 2010


Ethnic Groups

Ethnology, Ethnic Groups, Seasons, Winter, [A group of children stand out in the cold to pose for a photo. One of them has a pair of skis, another sits on a sled.]

Scanned: November 30, 2010


Sports and Recreation - Football - 1911

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Ball Games, Football, Persons, Ethnology, Ethnic Groups Here is the much famed and renowned Quincy One and All Football Team, the champions of the Upper Peninsula in 1911, two years before the eventful Copper Country strike. Featuring all Cousin Jacks, according to Bill Towsey of Hancock, a native of Cornwall himself, the unit at varied times had as many as five mining captains in its makeup. FROM LEFT, UPPER: F. Osborne, Captain C. Kenall, T. Crocker, A. Marshall, A Murtaugh and Captain T. Maunders. SECOND ROW: W. Commons, Captain Jacobs, C. Gilbert, S. Whale, T. Prout and Captain W. Sampson. THIRD ROW: W. Mead, R. Allen, C. Roberts, H. Hancock, T. Nicholls and P. Hoare. The photo was the product of the Hancock Furniture Co. of 123 Quincy St., Hancock. [Studio portrait of the team. See comment section for more information.]

Scanned: February 12, 2009


MTU - International Club

Persons, Education, Ethnology, Ethnic Groups International Forum held by the Rotary Club, Theme: Peace Through Understanding. [Photograph of the International Club group at the Scott Hotel. (Michigan Tech Centennial Page 229)]

Scanned: May 5, 2009


Special Interest Groups: Afro-American Society

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Ethnology, Ethnic Groups, Minorities, Special Intrest Group group photo for the Afro-American Society.The Afro American Society's major purpose is to instill in black students a certain racial pride while at the same time promoting better relations with all students. The group is active in many beneficial on and off campus projects. Students shown in the photo- Row One: Seth Boone, Billy Walker, Jerry Muff, Renald Paul; Row Two:Cynthia Edmonds, Jack Fray, Brenda Jones; Row Three: James Parker, Willie Edmonds, Errol Baker, W. Larry Scott.]

Scanned: January 23, 2012


MTU African-American Student Group Picnic

Persons, Ethnology, Ethnic Groups, Minorities 1983- Members of Michigan Tech African-American student group at picnic held at home of Willie and Gloria Melton in Houghton.

Scanned: May 27, 2011


MTU African-American Student Group Picnic

Persons, Ethnology, Ethnic Groups, Minorities 1983- Members of Michigan Tech African-American student group at picnic held at home of Willie and Gloria Melton in Houghton.

Scanned: May 27, 2011