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Bridges - Portage Lake Lift Bridge

Transportation, Bridges, Transportation, Railroads, Seasons, Winter The first passenger train on the new bridge. [The Milwaukee Road uses the new bridge for the first time. The remains of the old bridge can still be seen.]

Scanned: January 16, 2008


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


Railroads - Mineral Range

Transportation, Railroads, Persons, Railroad Companies Mineral Range Railroad Engine #4 [Some of the railroad employees pose with engine #4.]

Scanned: July 30, 2008


Railroads - Quincy and Torch Lake

Transportation, Railroads, Persons, Buildings Quincy and Torch Lake Roundhouse from left: #4, #1, #2, #5, #3. [View of the engines and surrounding buildings.]

Scanned: February 1, 2010


Keweenaw Central

Transportation, Railroads, , Steam Train Leaving Calumet Michigan on Scheduled Trip [Engine #29 about to cross the road on its journey.]

Scanned: November 1, 2010


Lift Span Bridge

Transportation, Bridges, Transportation, Railroads, Ships, Passenger Ships Houghton & Hancock Lift Span Bridge showing Ranger III passing under it. [The Milwaukee Road is also waiting to cross.]

Scanned: November 8, 2010


Workmen on a railcar

Transportation, Railroads, Manpower, Labor, Railroad Companies [Six men posing with a small rail mancar.]

Scanned: December 12, 2005


Street Car Route Between Calumet and Hancock

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, , Street car route between Calumet and Hancock. Kukkonen Studio. Hancock, Michigan 49931. Clarence Fisher File. Upper Peninsula Power Company.

Scanned: August 17, 2012


Street Car Heading North to Calumet

Transportation, Railroads, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources, Copper Mines and Mining, Street car heading north to Calumet- passing near Copper Mine- and cattle grazing on Quincy Hill. House in foreground is Charlie Nangas- still occupied by Nangas in May 8, 1973. Anthony's Farm Location in foreground (per Ferris Dennis) mine just south of car.

Scanned: August 17, 2012


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