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Aeronautics

Transportation, Air Travel, Water, Lakes, Ships Ripley in backround [An early model of a sea plane makes a landing on Portage Lake.]

Scanned: December 10, 2007


Bridges - Portage Lake

Transportation, Bridges, Buildings, Water, Lakes Quincy Pumphouse, Anchor Line Dock & Warehouse, People Fuel Co. with sail shop. Bridge re-modeled or re-built from first wooden bridge between 1894-1900. Corner of Front and Reservation Street. [Image of the Portage waterfront area from a Hancock perspective.]

Scanned: January 16, 2008


Bridges - Portage Lake

Transportation, Bridges, Buildings, Water, Lakes Early Portage Lake Bridge. [Image of the bridge from the Hancock side. Houghton County Courthouse and St. Ignatius Church jut out of the landscape.]

Scanned: January 16, 2008


Bridges - Portage Lake Lift Bridge

Transportation, Bridges, Water, Lakes, Construction of lift bridge. [View from the water of the bridge construction. A sign stating "American Bridge" hangs from the bridge.]

Scanned: January 17, 2008


Cities & Towns - Hancock

Buildings, Water, Transportation, Bridges Overlooking Hancock and the Portage area from the lift bridge and past the hospital. [Aerial shot of the bridge, canal and beyond.]

Scanned: April 18, 2008


Cities & Towns - Hancock

Buildings, Water, Transportation, Roads [A photo taken from the top of the bridge? showing the sewage plant, Scott Hotel and surrounding buildings.]

Scanned: April 18, 2008


Cities and Towns -L'Anse

Water, Lakes, Woody Plants, Trees, Transportation, Roads Bluff & Bay - L'Anse, Mich. [Post card image of the dirt road with the cliff on one side and the bay on the other.]

Scanned: June 23, 2008


Cities and Towns -L'Anse

Water, Lakes, Woody Plants, Trees, Transportation, Automotive L'Anse [Post card image of two vintage automobiles parked by the roadside. A stand of pine trees and a water view are shown.]

Scanned: June 23, 2008


Scenic Flights

Transportation, Air Travel, Harbors, Docks, Water Scenic Air Trips 35 min. to Isle Royale - Flights Over Keweenawland, Camping, Fishing Trips. Peninsula Air Service Phone 1153. [Post card showing a docked plane and a man checking the propeller.]

Scanned: November 2, 2010


Sand Dune Drive

Water, Transportation, Roads, Sand Dune Drive between Eagle River and Eagle Harbor, Michigan.

Scanned: November 3, 2010