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Houghton-Hancock Streetcar

Transportation, Bridges, Railroads, Cars, Local Transit, Street, Railroads Streetcar crossing Portage Lake Bridge - Houghton, Hancock. [An electric streetcar on one of the trusses of the Portage Lake bridge. A lower railbed and electric power lines are also visible.The original photo is rather dark.]

Scanned: November 12, 2007


Electric Rail Car

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Locomotion, Local Transit, Street, Railroads [Image of an electric rail car on a track that is running through a heavily forested area. A man can be seen standing in the car.]

Scanned: August 29, 2012


Street Cars in Lake Linden

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Local Transit, Street, Railroads, G. Walter Smith Collection; Photo taken in Lake Linden. [Photograph of two street cars and the various people situated around them. One of the cars has a sign which reads, "Wolverine." The other has a sign that says something about Hockey.]

Scanned: August 30, 2012


Street Cars in Winter

Local Transit, Street, Railroads, Transportation, Railroads, Houghton County Traction Company Sign on the streetcar: "Hockey at the Palestra Pittsberg vs Calumet."

Scanned: August 30, 2012


Houghton County Street Railway Car

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Local Transit, Street, Railroads, Houghton County Street Railway Car No. 6, from the Laurium Car Barn.

Scanned: September 5, 2012


Railroads - Streetcars

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Local Transit, Street, Railroads Streetcars [One of the cars bears the sign Wolverine. Another car has a advertisement for "Hockey! Pittsburg vs Portage Lake, 2 games at the Palace Ice Rink, Monday and Tuesday, March 10 and 11" ]

Scanned: October 18, 2006


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


Electric Car in Winter

Seasons, Winter, Local Transit, Street, Railroads, [Street car traveling through a wooded area during winter.]

Scanned: August 30, 2012


Miners' children in parade at Calumet

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Local Transit, Street, Railroads, Labor Movements Miners' children in parade at Calumet [Large group of children marching along street near railroad crossing with houses in the background. Child on far left carries sign reading "Papa is striking for us" (though lettering appears to have been retouched by photographer).]

Scanned: March 10, 2006