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Pets

Persons, Peace Officers, Police, In The Arms Of The Law - Lobo the crow seems to be making great headway in his attempts to keep on the right side of the law, and Trooper James Dale of the Calumet Post, state police, doesnt seem to mind at all. The crow had half the surrounding area up in the air trying to find its owner, recently, with police checking from crow owner to crow owner, Lobo eventually was returned to a Kearsarge resident. The crow had been brought to the state police post by B. E. Maynard of Laurium. [Lobo sits on top of the troopers head and pecks at his police cap.]

Scanned: December 4, 2007


Houghton County Sheriff Department

Peace Officers, Police, , Houghton County Sheriff Department [Sheriff Wiitanen poses with his officers.]

Scanned: March 3, 2011


Houghton County Sheriff Department

Peace Officers, Police, , Houghton County Sheriff Department [Sheriff Wiitanen poses with some other folks at what may be the grand opening of the new jail.]

Scanned: March 3, 2011


Houghton County Animal Control

Peace Officers, Police, , Sporting a new pick up truck, Animal Control Officer Gary Beauchamp looks "ready for bear" with the combination of traps, snares and guns at his disposal. The truck may be seen anywhere in the county in pursuit of stray dogs, unlicensed dogs or checking on an animal complaint. [Mr. Beauchamp poses with his vehicle and assortment of equipment.]

Scanned: February 4, 2009


Crimes - Vandalism

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Peace Officers, Police, This unoccupied home owned by Mrs. Frank Plautz of 817 Ninth St. Calumet was the target of three seven-year old rock throwers Monday evening. John L. Sullivan, left, chief of police of Calumet Village said 95 windows were broken by the youngsters, the rocks passing through double panes in most instances. Parents of the youths will be liable for damages. [The police chief assess the damages caused by the children.]

Scanned: October 17, 2007


Red Jacket Shaft

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Peace Officers, Red Jacket Shaft National Gaurd, Calumet [The National Gaurd in place for the 1913-1914 strike (Michigan Tech Centennial Page 62)]

Scanned: February 28, 2008


Salvation Army Officers

Peace Officers, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, These are the officers of the Red Jacket Corps of The Salvation Army. Richard Hair Nelson helped build the Corps which opened in 1891 and was treasurer for 20 years. Richard Hair Nelson is pictured in far right. On the far left is John Gerrins who served in a position known as "Corps Sergeant Major". Circa 1912. [A group of men and women pose for a photo in Salvation Army uniforms.]

Scanned: January 31, 2008


Judge Patrick O'Brien

Persons, Peace Officers, Judge O'Brien Houghton County

Scanned: January 17, 2006


1913-1914 Strike

Peace Officers, Police, Seasons, Winter, Labor Movements Calumet & Hecla Mounted Police - Hired by the mining company after solidiers were withdrawn by Gov. of state. These special deputies acted to preserve the peace. [The deputies wearing star badges line up with their horses.]

Scanned: June 7, 2007


Quincy Mining Company Mounted Police (?)

Buildings, Peace Officers, Police, [Group of eleven men on steps of building. Men are wearing winter hats, riding pants and boots, and uniforms with six-pointed star badges. Note from original negative sleeve reads "Mounted Police?"]

Scanned: March 9, 2007