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Winter Carnival

Musical Groups, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Winter Carnival Tech Orchestra 1939-1940 [The band members play in what appears to be a gym.]

Scanned: January 24, 2007


Music

Musical Groups, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Buildings The "Calithumpion" Band, 1911 [A group of oddly dressed muscians pose in front of a General Merchandise Store and a Chop House]

Scanned: June 15, 2006


Parades

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Musical Groups, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Stores, Retail Hancock Parade, July 4, 1894 [Image of a marching band coming up the street.]

Scanned: July 26, 2006


Parades

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Musical Groups, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Stores, Retail Hancock Parade, July 4, 1894 [A horse drawn wagon carries a band with their instruments up the street.]

Scanned: July 26, 2006


Cities and Towns - South Range

Buildings, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Musical Groups Band on street in South Range, 4th of July parade. [A crowd gathers in front of a building displaying a Santori and Paoli awning. The building next door has a post office sign, as well as South Range Barber and Jacob Jarvis?, Justice Court signs.]

Scanned: June 10, 2008


Mine Safety Party

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Miners, Copper Miners, Musical Groups Mine Safety Partie - Ahmeek Mine Safety Party. [Men playing the chello and the accordion stand near a man playing the piano, all are playing for the Ahmeek Mine Safety Party.]

Scanned: June 3, 2013


Sports and Recreation - Football - 1911

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Ball Games, Football, Persons, Ethnology, Ethnic Groups Here is the much famed and renowned Quincy One and All Football Team, the champions of the Upper Peninsula in 1911, two years before the eventful Copper Country strike. Featuring all Cousin Jacks, according to Bill Towsey of Hancock, a native of Cornwall himself, the unit at varied times had as many as five mining captains in its makeup. FROM LEFT, UPPER: F. Osborne, Captain C. Kenall, T. Crocker, A. Marshall, A Murtaugh and Captain T. Maunders. SECOND ROW: W. Commons, Captain Jacobs, C. Gilbert, S. Whale, T. Prout and Captain W. Sampson. THIRD ROW: W. Mead, R. Allen, C. Roberts, H. Hancock, T. Nicholls and P. Hoare. The photo was the product of the Hancock Furniture Co. of 123 Quincy St., Hancock. [Studio portrait of the team. See comment section for more information.]

Scanned: February 12, 2009


Recreation - Dancing

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Musical Groups, Hallowe'en Dancing Party [Flyer announcing "U.R. Invited to attend the Hallowe'en Dancing Party given by B=HAP=E Club at the Red Jacket Town Hall - Music by MacNords Orchestra - Dancing 9 to 1, Ladies, 25 cents - Gents., 50 cents.]

Scanned: October 22, 2010


Mine Safety Party

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Miners, Copper Miners, Musical Groups Mine Safety Partie - Ahmeek Mine Safety Party. [Two men dance to a live band while others sit around the periphery.]

Scanned: June 3, 2013


Mine Safety Party

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Miners, Copper Miners, Musical Groups Mine Safety Partie - Ahmeek Mine Safety Party. [Men playing music on the accordion and claironet, and generally enjoying themselves at the Ahmeek Mine Safety Party.]

Scanned: June 3, 2013