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Snow Fall

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal Keeping your driveway open is a problem in the Copper Country. [View of very high snow banks in a residential area.]

Scanned: November 1, 2010


Snow Fall

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal Winter Scene, Calumet, Michigan [Massive snow banks lead the way to the entrance of this residence with a house number of 105.]

Scanned: November 1, 2010


Cities & Towns - Calumet - Street Scenes

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Seasons, Winter Fifth Street - Red Jacket [Winter scene with horses pulling a load of snow in a sleigh. Temperance House sign is visible]

Scanned: March 30, 2006


Street Car No. 22

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Human Settlements, Seasons, Winter Street Car No. 22 turning from Pine Street onto 6th Street. [Good photo of this means of transportation traveling through the snow-covered streets.]

Scanned: February 26, 2010


Street Car No. 24

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Seasons, Winter, Human Settlements Street Car No. 24 on runners. [View of the street car on a winter street. Someone has written on the street car window "Hot Dogs - Hamburger 5 cents. A business called the Auto Electric Service, Batteries, Generators, Starters, Gates Fan Belts For All Cars. Location of photo appears to be Calumet.]

Scanned: August 31, 2010


Houghton Street Car Scenes

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter Houghton Street Car Scenes [A street car passes what appears to be a private residence on a snowy day.]

Scanned: September 20, 2010


Houghton Street Car Scenes

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter Houghton Street Car Scenes [A street car travels down a snow covered street in a residential area. Looks like it might be in East Houghton.]

Scanned: September 20, 2010


Houghton Street Car Scenes

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Seasons, Winter Houghton Street Car Scenes [An almost empty street car swooshes past the camera in this winter scene.]

Scanned: September 20, 2010


Snow Removal

Seasons, Winter, Winter Storms, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns Snow removal in the Copper Country has reached a high degree of efficiency. Shelden Avenue in Houghton is pictured after a heavy storm that reach blizzard proportions. With a total fall of five feet thus far this season, it will appear phenomenal to an outsider to see the streets cleaned almost down to the bare sidewalk. Snow researchers from foreign countries come to the CC to study local methods and equipment. [Image of the snow removal process in downtown Houghton.]

Scanned: August 10, 2007