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Pictures of money-J.W. Nara

Sign and Signboards, , Pictures of money-J.W. Nara [A photo of a post card showing numerous currency bills. The post card is labeled "Stock That Never Looses its Value - Nara Photo". ]

Scanned: January 11, 2010


Pictures of money-advertising

Sign and Signboards, , Pictures of money-advertising [A photo of a post card showing numerous currency bills. The post card is labeled "Given Away with every Dozen Photographs - Nara Photo". ]

Scanned: January 11, 2010


Biography - Earl John Opal

Persons, Sign and Signboards, Human Settlements Earl John Opal eldest son of Henry Opal, Sr. Retired CIA agent. Unknown state. [Mr. Opal stands next to a Opal Dept. of highways sign in a unknown location.]

Scanned: December 18, 2007


Bridges

Sign and Signboards, Transportation, Bridges, Transportation, Automotive Bridges - Mackinac [Photo of the sign indicating the toll rates for crossing the Mackinac Bridge.]

Scanned: January 17, 2008


Buildings - Restaurants

Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Restaurants, Sign and Signboards, [Quick Stop Family Restaurant Burger sign. The eatery was located at 811 Shelden Avenue in Houghton.]

Scanned: February 20, 2008


Buildings - Post Offices

Carriers, Postal Service, Sign and Signboards, Seasons, Winter Post Office - Mass City 1933 (Maloney's building) (Lukkarila) [Image of a desolate looking building set apart from the others. A single mailbox is attached to the outside of the structure.]

Scanned: February 21, 2008


Cities & Towns - Copper Harbor

Sign and Signboards, Woody Plants, Trees, [Image of rustic resort directory signs by the side of the road. Tall fir trees serve as a backdrop.]

Scanned: March 7, 2008


Snow thermometer

Societies, Sign and Signboards, Persons Michigan Archival Association meeting, MTU, September 28-29, 1987 [Group of people posing in front of the "snow thermometer," an outdoor, billboard-type construction located north of Mohawk which records information about snowfall in Keweenaw County, Michigan.]

Scanned: July 22, 2008


Snow thermometer

Seasons, Winter, Sign and Signboards, [The "snow thermometer," an outdoor, billboard-type construction located north of Mohawk which records information about snowfall in Keweenaw County, Michigan. Sign has markings like a thermometer that demark total snowfall in feet, with special indicators given for low (81.3 inches during winter 1930-31), high record (390.4 inches in winter 1978-79) , and a 72-year average (assumed to be for the period 1910-1982) (178.3 inches). Photograph is taken during the winter with snow on the ground.]

Scanned: July 22, 2008


Welcome Sign - Calumet/Laurium

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Sign and Signboards, Welcome to Calumet & Laurium. Gateway to Keweenaw. Visit Calumet Opera House and the Keweenaw Central Steam Train; Laurium Geo. Gipp Memorial. "The Land of the Big Ones!"

Scanned: November 1, 2010