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Cities & Towns - Houghton

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Railroads, Buildings and Structures, Roundhouses (Railroads), Buildings Van Orden's Hill during construction of new highway. Note: Copper Range R. R. Roundhouse. [Aerial view of the growing city of Houghton.]

Scanned: March 31, 2008


Cities and Towns -Baraga

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Transportation, Railroads Holie (?) Baraga [Photo of a three story building with several men and a dog gathered on the lower level. One man is holding a harp. A Duluth South Shore and Atlantic railroad car is shown in the background.]

Scanned: May 17, 2006


Cities & Towns - Dollar Bay

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Transportation, Railroads Dollar Bay [Photo of Dollar Bay with railroad tracks running through it. Several dwellings are to the right of the photo with mining operations buildings on the left.]

Scanned: September 6, 2006


Calumet

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Railroads, Cars SW from Calumet stand pipe 11-1-11 [Bird's eye view of Calumet. Train passes through picture.]

Scanned: November 1, 2006


D., S. S. & Atlantic Depot, Houghton

Railroads, Buildings and Structures, Railroad Stations, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, D., S. S. & Atlantic Depot, Houghton. [A railroad depot with several men standing on the platform. A number of large houses are visible in the background. Although the photo is identified as Houghton by R. Acton, the building is remarkably similar to the Perrault Building in Hancock (see MTU Neg 00289).]

Scanned: October 24, 2005


Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Transportation, Railroads, History, Modern, 20th Century Village from incline Tramway. "1910. Exhibit C" See p.4. 1910. [View of a small settlement surrounded by mountins. A rail line is visible running directly up an adjacent hillside].

Scanned: March 4, 2008


Houghton Street Car Scenes

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter Houghton Street Car Scenes [A street car passes what appears to be a private residence on a snowy day.]

Scanned: September 20, 2010


Houghton Street Car Scenes

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter Houghton Street Car Scenes [A street car travels down a snow covered street in a residential area. Looks like it might be in East Houghton.]

Scanned: September 20, 2010


Houghton Street Car Scenes

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter Houghton Street Car Scenes [An almost empty street car swooshes past the camera in this winter scene.]

Scanned: September 20, 2010


Cities and Towns - Houghton

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Transportation, Bridges, Transportation, Railroads [View of Houghton showing the old bridge and Houghton County Courthouse. Railroad tracks can be seen underneath the bridge.]

Scanned: December 5, 2006