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Snowshoers

Agriculture, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation Farm House - winter scene - Snowshoers outside [A winter photo of seven men with snowshoes outside of a farm house. An older couple is standing behind the men. Same as MTU Neg 05538.]

Scanned: March 22, 2006


Islands - Isle Royale and Copper Mines & Mining Companies - Wendigo Copper Co.

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter, Woody Plants, Trees Tobogganing - Wendigo [A group of tobaggans are shown going down a hill near a large building. Most of the trees have been cut leaving stumps sticking out of the snow, piles of brush and neatly stacked logs.]

Scanned: August 23, 2010


Electric Park

Seasons, Winter, Persons, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation Electric Park, trees with some snow. [A man dressed in a long coat and carrying snowshoes, takes a moment to admire the wintery scene.]

Scanned: February 26, 2010


Recreation - Ice Skating

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter Ice skating on Portage Lake. [A couple does some fancy foot work while another lady smiles in approval.]

Scanned: March 18, 2010


Recreation - Ice Skating

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter Ice skating on Portage Lake. [A well-dressed couple pose for a photo on the ice. Groups of young boys play hockey.]

Scanned: March 18, 2010


Recreation - Ice Skating

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter Ice skating on Portage Lake. [Two ladies pose for a photo on the ice.]

Scanned: March 18, 2010


Recreation - Ice Skating

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter Ice skating on Portage Lake. [A man and woman pose for a photo on the ice.]

Scanned: March 18, 2010


Recreation - Ice Skating

Manners and Customs, Clothing and Dress, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Seasons, Winter Ice skating on Portage Lake. [A group of boys have a hockey game on the Portage. One of the boys may be the goalie and is using a broom. Ripley school and Quincy #2 can be seen in the background.]

Scanned: March 19, 2010


Ice Boating on Portage Lake

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation, Persons, Seasons, Winter Ice Boating on Portage Lake [A group of men and children gather to assemble the ice boat. Some of the children are on skates, another carries a hockey stick. Smelting works can be seen in the background.]

Scanned: March 16, 2010


Ice Boat - Wind Sled

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Outdoor Recreation Ice Boating - Wind Sled [Good view of the downtown Houghton landscape and some of the buildings that existed then.]

Scanned: March 17, 2010