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Buildings - Town Halls

Buildings, Public Buildings, Human Settlements, Aura's Hall, built in 1932 is one of the most used buildings in the little onetime agricultural community. In a much scattered area, the building frequently is used as a gym. It also has a small stage. [Exterior view of the building looking like it could use a few improvements.]

Scanned: February 11, 2009


Buildings - Houghton County Juvenile Home

Buildings, Public Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns The old Houghton County juvenile home in Houghton has outlived its usefulness. The building which once housed scores of wayward children throughout its long history is now slated for removal from the court house scene. It is shown here at the side of the steel fencing.[Image of the boarded up building once used as a detention center. See comments section for additional information.]

Scanned: August 16, 2007


Buildings - City Hall and United States Building, Marquette

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Public Buildings, Municipal Buildings, City, City Hall and United States Building, Marquette, MI [Exterior view of a grand sandstone building.]

Scanned: June 24, 2009


Buildings - Suomi College

Buildings, Public Buildings, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns Suomi College- Hancock, Mich., J. K. Nikander, President [Advertisement taken from R. L. Polk & Co.'s Houghton County Directory 1899-1900)

Scanned: August 16, 2007


Houghton, Michigan

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Buildings, Public Buildings, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns Houghton, Mich. Old Post Office Present site of Houghton National Bank - Looking East [A photo looking at a row of buildings along a dirt street. Several men are pictured in the foreground. The print is copied from a stereoview original.]

Scanned: February 10, 2006


Buildings - Hancock City Hall

Buildings, Public Buildings, Municipal Buildings, City, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter City Hall - Hancock where congressional committee held investigations "handwritten notation on back of photo" [Image of the ornate sandstone building featuring a clock tower and a sandstone balcony.]

Scanned: May 18, 2007


Hospitals - Tamarack

Buildings, Public Buildings, Hospitals, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Tamarack Hospital [Good photo of the exterior of this building]

Scanned: April 27, 2006


Schools

Education, Buildings, Public Buildings, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns The Old Rock School [Image of the Rock School and surrounding buildings]

Scanned: February 1, 2007


Calumet town hall & theater in Red Jacket - Eagles Convention

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Public Buildings, Municipal Buildings, City, Buildings, Civic Centers, Arts Facilities, Theaters Calumet town hall & theater in Red Jacket - Eagles Convention [Exterior photograph of Calumet Theatre and village hall. Photograph is taken at night and building is decorated with electric lights. A crowd of people can be seen standing along sidewalks.]

Scanned: March 7, 2006