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Cities and Towns - Central

Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Reunions Central Mine Reunion - Left to right: George Nicholls; Mildred Nicholls Harvey; Alfred Nicholls (with pasty); Eliza Carter Chinn Nicholls [The family enjoys a pasty picnic and a bottle of wine.]

Scanned: July 19, 2007


Automobiles

Transportation, Automotive, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Persons David Marttinen's Ford truck, ca. 1919. David Marttinen and wife, Ida Elina, and son Reino. Felix Pohto, Mrs. Pohto, Betty and Sally Knuutila, Gust Kaarto. Taken at Wainola, John Malila house. [Image of the truck with the entire family aboard as well as some spectators.]

Scanned: December 12, 2007


Banks and Banking

Bank Facilities, Bank Buildings, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Bank in Laurium - Center, Gene Bandetlini [Five men dressed in top hats and tails stand on the steps of a sandstone building. The number 135 can be seen in the window above the steps.]

Scanned: December 13, 2007


Biography - Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Hennes

Persons, Water, Rivers, Waterfalls, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Picture taken at Niagra Falls, New York. Mr. Joseph Hennes, Mrs. Elizabeth Hennes, Louis Hennes, Olive J. Hennes. They went to Buffalo, N.Y. to bring the tug - Annie R. Hennes to Houghton, Michigan. [The family sits on a park bench with the falls in the background.]

Scanned: December 17, 2007


Biography - Mrs. R. Mudge

Persons, Transportation, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Mrs. R. Mudge in a horse drawn surrey. [A woman sits in the buggy while two children kneel in the grass appearing to be picking flowers.]

Scanned: December 18, 2007


Brockway Mountain

Scenic Views, Scenic Byways, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Brockway Mountain [Visitors to the mountain take in the view.]

Scanned: January 17, 2008


Buildings - Houses - Houghton

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Residence of R. R. Goodell, Esq. [Two children stand near a picket fence that surrounds a large home with shutters on the windows, covered porches and a ornate roof. A church is next door.]

Scanned: February 14, 2008


Buildings - Houses - Houghton

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Residence of G. C. Shelden, Esq. [A real specimen of a Victorian house. Two ladies in period dress play what looks like a game of croquet on the lawn.]

Scanned: February 5, 2008


Buildings - Houses

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress [Two women in period dress stand outside a two story residence with an upper and lower porch. A rocking chair sits on the lower porch and a large lace doily hangs in the window of the porch door.]

Scanned: February 5, 2008


Buildings - Hotels & Taverns

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Persons, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress Tavern owned in 1890's by George E. Enderich. He and his wife, Flora lived and ran a boarding house upstairs. [Some of the men enjoy a beverage on the wooden sidewalk of the establishment. A woman peeks out of one of the doors. Several children are also pictured. A sign indicates it is the Centennial Saloon.]

Scanned: February 6, 2008