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Child in yard

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Child in yard [A very dark and blurry photo of a child playing in a yard.]

Scanned: April 10, 2006


Tuning in

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Family Recreation, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Interior of parlor, Tamarack home

Scanned: May 6, 2014


Snow Scene

Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family Snow Scene [Snowshoe imprints]

Scanned: May 14, 2014


Buildings - Residential

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Sitting Room - Cliff Home F.C. Roehm & Margaret - [Two people sit in rocking chairs reading. The chairs are placed around a stove. A dog has his own rocking chair.]

Scanned: April 24, 2006


Biography - Tauno Nurmela

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Persons, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family The three C's are always available at the Tauno Nurmela home in the Covington rural area. Here the popular Baraga County athlete sits at luncheon center with Mrs. Nurmela and Fred Biekkola, right, Baraga County agent. The big trophy is one of eight Tauno has won in track and field events. Tauno was a member of the Ponnistus Athletic Club in 1933. [The Nurmela's and Mr. Biekkola sit at the Nurmela's kitchen table where cake and donuts are being served.]

Scanned: August 21, 2007


Gardens and Gardening

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Vivian's Garden [Unfortunately a black and white photo of a spectacular garden belonging to Johnson Vivian at 240 Pewabic Street in Laurium. Please see comment section for more details.]

Scanned: March 31, 2010