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Circus Performers

Persons, Performing Arts, Manners and Customs, Fairs Playboys from the early days. [A studio posed portrait of a man holding a child in an acrobatic pose. The photo is on post card stock and is embossed with J. W. Nara Calumet, Mich.]

Scanned: August 22, 2005


Band in Labor Hall

Manners and Customs, Buildings, Civic Centers, Arts Facilities, Theaters, Interior of labor hall with band, located in Mass City, Ca. (Lukkarila).

Scanned: July 1, 2011


Buildings - Opera Houses

Performing Arts, Theater, Buildings, Public Buildings, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Lake Linden Opera House [Group of men and boys standing in front of building. Covered horse drawn wagon coming up the dirt street. Good architectural details of buildings.]

Scanned: March 24, 2006


Bike Parade - Lake Linden

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Cycling, Performing Arts, Theater Bike Parade - Lake Linden (Opera House - Lake Linden Bicycle Club) [An outdoor posed photograph of a group of men and their bicycles. A large number of bystanders are also on hand. The Lake Linden Opera House is in the background and the streets are unpaved.This photo is similar to MTU Neg 00042 and the photo was made from a broken glass plate.]

Scanned: September 6, 2005


Glee Club

Buildings, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Performing Arts Glee Club Play [Members of the Glee Club perform a skit.]

Scanned: July 10, 2007


Theatres

Buildings, Civic Centers, Arts Facilities, Theaters, Manners and Customs, Recreation, [Photo of what may be the Star Theatre which was located at 154 Shelden Avenue in Houghton according to a 1916-17 Polk Directory. The theatre is showing the picture "Foolish Wives" which came out in 1922 and also shows a sign with Capitol Theatre. It is believed that a fire destroyed this building, date unknown.]

Scanned: April 12, 2007


MTU Performing Arts

Persons, Performing Arts, Theater, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress [Members of an MTU theatrical performing arts group perform a play. (Michigan Tech Centennial Page 260)]

Scanned: August 28, 2009


MTU Events - Plays

Persons, Buildings, Civic Centers, Arts Facilities, Theaters, Manners and Customs, Recreation McArdle Theatre performance

Scanned: March 18, 2011


MTU Events - Diwali Night

Persons, Buildings, Civic Centers, Arts Facilities, Theaters, Manners and Customs, Recreation MTU Events - Diwali Night - Indian Student Association

Scanned: March 18, 2011


Calumet Theatre Event

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Buildings, Civic Centers, Arts Facilities, Theaters, [Brochure for the Calumet Theatre advertising "Street Scene" for 5 days beginning Saturday, September 19th. The brochure asks "Would you like a brand new $89.50 Victor Radio absolutely free? See Inside".]

Scanned: October 27, 2010