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Keweenaw Research Center

Persons, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Seasons, Winter This isn't an Arctic scene but a demonstration in the upper Michigan peninsula, where the army has a snow and ice research station. A snow milling machine is shown digging easily through deep drifts. [Photo taken from an article that appeared in the Sunday Picture Journal of the Milwaukee Journal newspaper.]

Scanned: February 5, 2010


Keweenaw Research Center

Persons, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Seasons, Winter In deep snow, types of wheels and tires were tested to learn their properties and value. The unit at left provided the power and guidance for the wheels, which were scaled to one-fourth size. Some of the tires in the experiments have a tread four feet wide.

Scanned: February 5, 2010


MTU Hockey Team

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Sports, Winter Sports, Hockey, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Persons MTU Hockey Team - N.C.A.A. Champs 61-62 [Group photo of hockey team.]

Scanned: September 16, 2010


Winter Carnival Snow Statue

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Seasons, Winter Debbie Cearly of Austin Texas, and Janet Nyman of Houghton standing in front of bar scene featuring Fields, Groucho Marx and Charlie Chaplin. [This statue build by Tau Kappa Epsilon won first place in the class four division in the Michigan Technological University Winter Carnival of 1974. The statue was titled, Ahh--yes! "All cool heads, bar none."]

Scanned: January 30, 2015


Winter Carnival Snow Statue

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Seasons, Winter Student working on ice statue of W.C. Fields for Winter Carnival bar Scene.

Scanned: March 12, 2012


Winter Carnival Snow Statue

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Seasons, Winter Winter Carnival snow statue. [Snow scene of a log cabin, lumberjack and fire heated boiler.]

Scanned: February 8, 2012


TKE's Winter Carnival Snow Statue

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Seasons, Winter TKE's Finished Winter Carnival Statue titled, "Don't Blast 'Till You See the Ice of Their Eyes".

Scanned: February 8, 2012


Winter Carnival Snow Statue

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Seasons, Winter Winter Carnival Snow Statues, a completed scene of bears in a domestic setting.

Scanned: February 8, 2012


Winter Carnival Snow Statue

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Manners and Customs, Recreation, Seasons, Winter A snow statue in its construction stage for the Winter Carnival Competition, [a student can be seen spraying water on the statue.]

Scanned: February 8, 2012


Education - Michigan College of Mines

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Seasons, Winter, Buildings, Public Buildings Michigan College of Mines campus [View of campus buildings during the winter]

Scanned: October 27, 2006