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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

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

Cities & Towns - Dollar Bay

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Transportation, Railroads Dollar Bay [Photo of Dollar Bay with railroad tracks running through it. Several dwellings are to the right of the photo with mining operations buildings on the left.]

Scanned: September 6, 2006


Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Railroads, Cars SW from Calumet stand pipe 11-1-11 [Bird's eye view of Calumet. Train passes through picture.]

Scanned: November 1, 2006

D., S. S. & Atlantic Depot, Houghton

Railroads, Buildings and Structures, Railroad Stations, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, D., S. S. & Atlantic Depot, Houghton. [A railroad depot with several men standing on the platform. A number of large houses are visible in the background. Although the photo is identified as Houghton by R. Acton, the building is remarkably similar to the Perrault Building in Hancock (see MTU Neg 00289).]

Scanned: October 24, 2005

Cities & Towns - Calumet

Human Settlements, Buildings, Church Buildings, Railroads, Buildings and Structures D.S.S.&A depot, in background - Calumet [View of the town taken from underneath the trestle.]

Scanned: March 10, 2008

Houghton County Traction Co.

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Human Settlements, [Trolley car 7063 is featured in this photo.]

Scanned: January 17, 2011

Redridge Town

Human Settlements, Buildings, Church Buildings, Transportation, Railroads View of Redridge townsite from railroad tracks. [Image of the church and several residences.]

Scanned: April 27, 2009

Spitzbergen - Arctic Coal Company

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Company Towns, Transportation, Railroads, History, Modern, 20th Century Village from incline Tramway. "1910. Exhibit C" See p.4. 1910. [View of a small settlement surrounded by mountins. A rail line is visible running directly up an adjacent hillside].

Scanned: March 4, 2008

Spitzbergen Locations

Railroads, Buildings and Structures, Human Settlements, Natural Resources, Mines and Mineral Resources Album Cover: "To the man who started it all John M Longyear from his former clerk care S. Sather 1921." New Aalesund, Kings Bay. [A rail line runs in front of a settlement. High mountains are visible in the background].

Scanned: June 24, 2008