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Snow Statue Sculptures

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Festivals [A snow statue of a woman looking out of the window of a cottage.]

Scanned: July 11, 2007


Snow Statue Sculptures

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Festivals [A snow statue of Dumbo holding a hockey stick in his trunk]

Scanned: July 11, 2007


Winter Carnival Queen Candidate

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Festivals Winter Carnival Queen Candidates Group Shot [The ladies stand next to a pile of snow with various snow removal equipment.]

Scanned: July 11, 2007


Winter Carnival

Manners and Customs, Festivals, Seasons, Winter, Buildings [Image of the statue constructed in front of Sperr Hall.]

Scanned: June 30, 2008


Winter Carnival- Snow Statue

Manners and Customs, Festivals, Seasons, Winter, Buildings First place winner in Class "B" competition was the Tech Wives Club, a portrayal of the ostrich cart. Perfection of detail again was the winning feature. The ostrich was very realistic with its bowed legs and proper proportion. The plumes of its tail actually appeared to be fuzzy. Title of the statue was "Tech Wives' Rare View." [Photo of the winning statue of an ostrich pulling a cart.]

Scanned: June 27, 2008


Winter Carnival- Snow Statue

Manners and Customs, Festivals, Seasons, Winter, Buildings Theta Tau fraternity took Class "A" first place laurels with its presentation of "Sampanorama." Each icy sack of grain looked like it would certainly rattle and slump when picked up by the carved, oriental stevadores. Cracks in the boards and pilings of the dock emphasized the reality of the scene. Ornate detail of the roofs gave final testimony to the overall perfection of the statue. [Photo taken at night. The frat house is in the background.]

Scanned: June 27, 2008


Ice Revue

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Winter Sports, Skating 1958 Ice Revue Ladies Performing [Two girls wearing skates are shown next to a cardboard snowman.]

Scanned: July 10, 2007


Ice Revue

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Winter Sports, Skating 1958 Ice Revue Group Photo [Several women wearing skates pose for a group shot.]

Scanned: July 10, 2007


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


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