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Railroad Engines

Transportation, Railroads, Railroads, Buildings and Structures, Roundhouses (Railroads), Railroad Engines [An exterior photo of two engines in a roundhouse. One man is standing on each engine. The engines are numbers 208 and 202. 202 also has the letters D.S.S & A. on it.]

Scanned: December 12, 2005


Railroads, Cars, Transportation, Railroads, Water Huron Bay with MRRR Engine [Poor quality photo from a broken glass plate. Two railroad employees are inside the engine while two boys stand near. Engine is very close to the water.]

Scanned: April 19, 2006

D.S.S. & A Depot, Calumet

Transportation, Railroads, Railroads, Buildings and Structures, Railroad Stations, D.S.S. & A Depot, Calumet [A photo of a brick, two story depot in winter. Several people are standing under the eaves and a horse and sleigh team is in the foreground.]

Scanned: December 12, 2005


Forest Products Industry, Lumbering, Logging, Log Transportation, Manpower, Labor, Skilled Labor, Transportation, Railroads Log Drives - Teams/Teamsters [Teams of horses near railroad tracks. Several lumbermen and young boys stand on logs]

Scanned: May 2, 2006

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

Railroads - Copper Range

Railroad Companies, Transportation, Railroads, Railroads, Cars Copper Range Passenger Train [Photo of the train with the engineer looking out of the window of the engine. A conductor stands at one of the cars.]

Scanned: May 19, 2006

Railroads - Street Cars - Trestle

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Transportation, Roads, Street Car Trestle [Photo of what appears to be a wooden trestle.]

Scanned: May 19, 2006

Railroad in Winter, Calumet

Transportation, Railroads, Seasons, Winter, Railroad in Winter, Calumet [A photo of a steam locomotive between plowed snow banks. There are men standing on the train and on the snow banks.The negative is labeled Winter, Calumet.]

Scanned: December 14, 2005

Mineral Range Railroad

Transportation, Railroads, Seasons, Winter, Mineral Range RR pass Franklin [A photo of a steam locomotive with a large plow mounted on the front. Several men are standing in front of the plow and large snow banks are visible on the sides of the tracks. The negative is labeled "Mineral Range RR Lake Linden Photo by Isler 847".]

Scanned: December 14, 2005

Hancock & Calumet Railroad

Transportation, Railroads, Manpower, Labor, Accidents Wreck on H & C R. R. - Locomotive on it's side. [Group of men stand on the fallen engine.]

Scanned: June 14, 2006