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Temperance Parade

Persons, Societies, Temperance Parade before 1913 strike - Calumet. [An outdoor photo of a parade on a dirt street. The men visible in the parade are wearing suits, hats and ribbons. A church is in the background. A man on a bike, a child and several American flags are also featured.]

Scanned: August 23, 2005


Temperance Parade

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Persons, Societies Temperance Parade before 1913 strike Calumet. [Photo of a parade on a tree-lined, dirt street. The men in the parade are wearing suits, hats and ribbons. Two American flags and a dog are also visible.The photo is faded and blurry on the right hand side and it is mounted on a decorative cardboard matte.]

Scanned: August 25, 2005


Biography - Fred Jeffers

Persons, Societies, Fred A. Jeffers in Detroit June 24, 1937 "Shriners" Convention. [Photo of Mr. Jeffers at the convention wearing his Shriners hat.]

Scanned: December 17, 2007


Snow thermometer

Societies, Sign and Signboards, Persons Michigan Archival Association meeting, MTU, September 28-29, 1987 [Group of people posing in front of the "snow thermometer," an outdoor, billboard-type construction located north of Mohawk which records information about snowfall in Keweenaw County, Michigan.]

Scanned: July 22, 2008


Columbus Day Celebration

Persons, Immigrants, Societies, Buildings, Church Buildings St. Joseph & St. Patrick Church in Hancock Columbus Day celebration, 1925 [A photo of a large group of men in front of a church. The men are dressed up and several flags and banners are also in the photo. The bottom of the photo has the words: "Columbus Day Celebration Hancock, Michigan 1925".]

Scanned: September 15, 2005


Fraternities - Sigma Rho - Copper Falls Mine

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Societies Three Sigma Rho members with machinery at Copper Falls Mine. [The students fire up the generator for use in the mine. Please see comment section for further details of this project.]

Scanned: August 7, 2008


Fraternities - Sigma Rho - Copper Falls Mine

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Societies The adit entrance to the Copper Falls mine as it looked in the fall. Professor Donald Baker, of the Tech physics department, left and Sam Krawchuk use the rope to guide themselves down the steep incline to the 2nd level. [The group prepare to enter the mine. Please see comment section of MTU Neg. 03071 for further details of this project.]

Scanned: August 7, 2008


Fraternities - Sigma Rho - Copper Falls Mine

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Societies This is the winch on the 2nd level used to hoist parts from the 9th. Turning the flatcar on the turn table are, from left, Professor Dobell, Leo Rutter and Robert Jacobs. [Underground scene of the students working on the winch. Please see comment section of MTU Neg. 03071 for further details of this project.]

Scanned: August 7, 2008


Fraternities - Sigma Rho - Copper Falls Mine

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Societies Break time underground. [Underground scene of the students wearing miners hats and lamps standing around a fire preparing a meal. Please see comment section of MTU Neg. 03071 for further details of this project.]

Scanned: August 7, 2008


Fraternities - Sigma Rho - Copper Falls Mine

Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Persons, Societies Machinery removal by Sigma Rho. [Underground scene of one of the students inspecting some of the dismantled machinery. Please see comment section of MTU Neg. 03071 for further details of this project.]

Scanned: August 7, 2008