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Buildings - Residences

Buildings, Dwellings, Seasons, Winter, Human Settlements Houses near C&H No. 15 shop. [A down the street view of this location. One side of the street is lined with Lombardi Poplars. The street is snow-covered. Smoke from mining operations drifts across the sky.]

Scanned: March 18, 2010


Buildings - Residences

Buildings, Dwellings, Seasons, Winter, Human Settlements Houses near C&H No. 15 shop. [This photo must have been taken after a snow storm. All of the houses are wearing a blanket of snow that perfectly matches the shape of the roof lines.]

Scanned: March 17, 2010


Teams on Ice on Portage Lake

Transportation, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter Teams on ice on Portage Lake (sleighs on ice). [Good photo showing traffic on the ice road across the lake. One sleigh has the name "E. R. Godfrey & Sons" painted on its side. They are listed as "Commission Merchants" located in Hancock and Calumet in the 1912 Polk Directory. Good view of Houghton and some of it's buildings including St. Ignatius Church and the Courthouse.]

Scanned: March 19, 2010


Houghton to Hancock on Ice

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter, Transportation Houghton to Hancock on Ice [A winter photo of people walking on a road over the ice between Hancock and Houghton. A number of small branches have been placed on the ice to mark the location of the "road".]

Scanned: November 29, 2005


Pine St. Houghton

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter, Transportation Pine St. Houghton [A winter photo of a pair of horsedrawn sleds on the lower part of Pine Street, Houghton.]

Scanned: November 29, 2005


Portage Lake Winter

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Retail Trade, Stores, Retail, Seasons, Winter Portage Lake Winter [Stereoview looking down street to lake - H. Brubaker Picture Gallery, Tin Shop, saloons, snow in street.]

Scanned: November 13, 2009


Portage Lake in Winter

Human Settlements, Bank Facilities, Bank Buildings, Seasons, Winter Portage Lake in Winter [Stereoview similar to T367, showing bank on left and waterfront, appears to be stamp mill on other side of lake.]

Scanned: November 16, 2009


Quincy Smelts from Houghton

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Seasons, Winter Quincy Smelts from Houghton. [Good photo of the smelter and Quincy mining operations on the hill. Good views also of homes on the Houghton side.]

Scanned: April 6, 2010


Michigan Café, Calumet

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Seasons, Winter [Exterior of building with large amount of snow in street. Group of people is visible near front of building. In 2007, building was known as the Michigan House Cafe and Red Jacket Brewing Company and sits at corner of Oak Street and Sixth Street.]

Scanned: August 6, 2007


Street car No. 38, Calumet

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Commercial Buildings, Seasons, Winter Street car No. 38, Calumet [Winter scene showing streetcar at corner of Oak Street and Sixth Street in Calumet. At right is building known in 2007 as the Michigan House Cafe and Red Jacket Brewing Company. Further along the street is the Calumet Theatre.]

Scanned: August 6, 2007