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Snow Scenes

Seasons, Winter, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons Road Rolling about 1885 - Under direction of James Little, Overseer of Highways, Calumet, Michigan.

Scanned: December 13, 2010


Snow Removal

Seasons, Winter, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons Snow removal front, #1300 Rockland Street, Calumet. "Home" January 15, 1902 - October 20, 1920. [A team of horses pull a "plow" . A man behind the plow guides the team.]

Scanned: January 6, 2011


Houghton County Traction Co.

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Persons, Seasons, Winter [Image of a trolley car on a wooden trestle. Two men wearing uniforms stand near the street car. A hockey sign is posted on the street car.]

Scanned: January 17, 2011


Road Roller

Seasons, Winter, Street Cleaning, Persons Road Roller [It takes teams of horses to move this massive rolling machine and passengers down the snow-covered street.]

Scanned: March 19, 2010


Road Roller

Seasons, Winter, Street Cleaning, Persons Road Roller [The roller passes by some very large homes on this street. May be Hancock?]

Scanned: March 19, 2010


Snow Plow - Horse Team

Seasons, Winter, Persons, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal Portage Township snow plow - horse team. [Three teams of horses attempt to pull a contraption with men on board in an effort to plow the road.]

Scanned: March 25, 2010


Snow Plow - Horse Team

Seasons, Winter, Persons, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal Portage Township snow plow - horse team. [Three teams of horses pull the plow, while a man guides them from the side. A dog accompanies them.]

Scanned: March 25, 2010


Snow Plow - Horse Team

Seasons, Winter, Persons, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal Portage Township snow plow - horse team. [Three teams of horses pull the plow. A group of children stand at the side lines and watch.]

Scanned: March 25, 2010


Street Scenes

Transportation, Railroads, Street, Railroads, Persons, Seasons, Winter St. Railroad Pine Street Houghton [Streetcar in snow. Even though the Reeder database says this is in Houghton, it looks more like Calumet.]

Scanned: March 16, 2010


Snow Plows

Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons, Seasons, Winter County Road snow plow, Quincy Hill. [View of the plow removing snow on the road. A man shoveling his path should beware as the blades are heading straight at him.]

Scanned: April 7, 2010