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Cities & Towns - Houghton - Street Scenes

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Stores, Retail, Transportation, Automotive, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns [A busy Shelden Avenue highlights this image. Roy's Pharmacy, Houghton National Bank with a sign advertising a "Polka Party", the Gil Mar Gift Shoppe and Wilcox Studio. The Lode Theatre is playing "Bronco Billy" with Clint Eastwood. Lots of traffic both auto and pedestrian.]

Scanned: March 28, 2008


Cities & Towns - Houghton - Street Scenes

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Stores, Retail, Transportation, Automotive, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns [Downtown businesses are featured in this photo. The Cameo Beauty Salon, Rays TV, Webers Sporting Goods and the Best Western Hotel.]

Scanned: March 28, 2008


Shelden Street - Houghton

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Transportation, Automotive, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Stores, Retail Downtown Houghton reflects the busy activity of a city engaged in doing things. This former mining center is an educational center, a cultural force and an embarkation point for Isle Royale National Park. [This image shows one way downtown traffic. Two young ladies sit in a window in one of the apartments above a Professional Photographer business [Jerry Demott?]. WGN Cable Television; Roy's Pharmacy and Houghton National Bank.]

Scanned: November 5, 2010


Houghton, MI

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Transportation, Automotive Sheldon Avenue, Houghton, MI in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. [Shows Sheldon Ave. business district including F. W. Woolworths, Central Super Market, Hamar Quandt and Surplus Outlet.]

Scanned: February 9, 2006


Cities & Towns - Calumet - Street Scenes

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Stores, Retail, Transportation, Automotive V. Coppo Block, Calumet, Mich. [Image of the sandstone Coppo building. Copper World store and the Daily Mining Gazette are located on the street level.]

Scanned: March 11, 2008


Cities & Towns - Calumet - Street Scenes

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Stores, Retail, Transportation, Automotive Quello Block, Calumet, MI [Some of the original detail of the building built in 1900 is still intact.]

Scanned: March 11, 2008


Buildings - Hospitals

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Hospitals, Human Settlements, Transportation, Automotive Memorial Hospital, Laurium, Mich. (Calumet Public) [Exterior view of the ivy covered brick building. Two vintage automobiles are parked in front of the building.]

Scanned: February 11, 2008


Buildings - Hospitals

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Hospitals, Human Settlements, Transportation, Automotive Memorial Hospital (Calumet Public, Laurium, Mich. [Exterior view of the building. Two vintage automobiles are parked in front of the building.]

Scanned: February 11, 2008


Parades

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Stores, Retail, Transportation, Automotive, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns Returned soldiers parade - decorations (decorated street scene). [Several businesses are pictured in this photo of what appears to be downtown Houghton. The Hotel Dee, Haas & Co., A chop suey restaurant, a billiard hall and a Western Union office. The shops are decorated with flags. Vintage automobiles line both sides of the street.]

Scanned: August 6, 2007


Buildings - Houghton

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Bank Buildings, Human Settlements, Transportation, Automotive Buildings - Houghton [Hall Building - Citizens National Bank Building. [Exterior view of the building as it looked around 1930? A billboard, sandwiched between two buildings, is advertising a movie or play, "Strongheart" and "The Love Master", could be a double feature ? A dentist office and the Law Offices of Galbraith and McCormick are above the bank. A building below the bank, on the hill, has a sign Morris & Company. According to the 1912 Polk Directory, they were meat packers located at 36 Dodge Street.]

Scanned: April 28, 2010