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Electric Park

Seasons, Winter, Persons, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation Electric Park, trees with some snow. [A man dressed in a long coat and carrying snowshoes, takes a moment to admire the wintery scene.]

Scanned: February 26, 2010


Electric Park

Seasons, Winter, Buildings, Manners and Customs, Recreation Electric Park. [Image of the main building in winter showing the large "Electric Park" sign on the roof. ]

Scanned: February 26, 2010


Pets

Manners and Customs, Persons, Seasons, Winter Boy and collie pulling sleigh. [A dog aissists in the delivery of some groceries by sleigh.]

Scanned: March 16, 2010


Recreation - Ice Skating

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter Ice skating on Portage Lake. [A couple does some fancy foot work while another lady smiles in approval.]

Scanned: March 18, 2010


Recreation - Ice Skating

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter Ice skating on Portage Lake. [A well-dressed couple pose for a photo on the ice. Groups of young boys play hockey.]

Scanned: March 18, 2010


Recreation - Ice Skating

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter Ice skating on Portage Lake. [Two ladies pose for a photo on the ice.]

Scanned: March 18, 2010


Recreation - Ice Skating

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter Ice skating on Portage Lake. [A man and woman pose for a photo on the ice.]

Scanned: March 18, 2010


Recreation - Ice Skating

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter Ice skating on Portage Lake. [A group of boys have a hockey game on the Portage. One of the boys may be the goalie and is using a broom. Ripley school and Quincy #2 can be seen in the background.]

Scanned: March 19, 2010


Ice Boating on Portage Lake

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Persons, Seasons, Winter Ice Boating on Portage Lake [A group of men and children gather to assemble the ice boat. Some of the children are on skates, another carries a hockey stick. Smelting works can be seen in the background.]

Scanned: March 16, 2010


Ice Boat - Wind Sled

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation Ice Boating - Wind Sled [Good view of the downtown Houghton landscape and some of the buildings that existed then.]

Scanned: March 17, 2010