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Railroads - Motorcars

Transportation, Railroads, Transportation, Automotive, Persons Ford car ca. 1925 on H.C. & S.W.R.R (L. - Ken Hamar and R - Wm. Merrill). [The two men stand next to the car in a wooded area.]

Scanned: October 24, 2007


Calumet and Hecla - Construction Area

Transportation, Automotive, Transportation, Railroads, Buildings Construction Area with old Ford in foreground of picture. [Someone's convertable vintage automobile with the license plate of J-721 seems to be in the ditch.]

Scanned: February 9, 2010


Snake River

Persons, Transportation, Automotive, Local Transit, Street, Railroads Mrs. J.T. Reeder at Snake River new bridge; car- buick 1912 Roadster

Scanned: April 24, 2014


Railroad Depots

Railroads, Buildings and Structures, Railroad Stations, Transportation, Automotive, Seasons, Winter Trains - Depots - Ontonagon in Winter. [Photo of the Ontonagon depot on a snowy day. A train engine with a plow attached removes snow from the tracks.]

Scanned: February 28, 2007


Buildings - Railroad Station

Railroads, Buildings and Structures, Railroad Stations, Transportation, Automotive, The Ontonagon Chicago Milwaukee St. Paul and Pacific railroad station. Once the terminus of the line's famed Chippewa passenger route, the depot has performed only freight service for several years. The Chippewa now terminates its Chicago-Milwaukee and northern Michigan service at Channing. {Image of the railorad depot building. A automobile is parked by the side of the building below the Ontonagon sign.]

Scanned: December 3, 2007


Copper Range Railroad - Ranger House

Transportation, Bridges, Transportation, Railroads, Transportation, Automotive This photo can no longer be snapped. This is the old Ranger house which was constructed to be the protective enclosure for the once opulent car of the Copper Range Railroad. It is now removed from the scene to make way for the Portage Lake Sewage Authority machinery. The Portage Lake Lift Bridge is shown in its building stage. [View of the bridge during construction.]

Scanned: March 24, 2009


Railroads - Milwaukee Road

Transportation, Railroads, Persons, Transportation, Automotive [Passengers carrying suitcases arrive in Houghton. Several vehicles are shown parked in the lot.]

Scanned: December 22, 2008


Railroads - Copper Country Limited - Milwaukee Road

Transportation, Railroads, Persons, Transportation, Automotive The Copper Country Limited's Super Sleeper arrived in Houghton today with the fanfare accorded a visiting dignitary. The ultra-modern pullman car is one of the latest advances of the company. Against a backdrop of scenic Copper Country panorama, the coach is resplendent in its yellow paint and polish. [Picture of the pullman car with Quincy Hill in the background. Vintage automobiles are parked near the train. Please see comment section for further information.]

Scanned: August 22, 2007