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Snow Removal

Persons, Seasons, Winter, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal Calumet Village snow crews have been busy during the week hauling snow to its dumping ground. The snow in background extends high above truck for about 200 yards and provides an ideal skiing and tobogganing area for youths. [A man sits in a truck bearing the sign "Village of Calumet Street Dept." The sides of the back of the truck are made of wood.]

Scanned: August 8, 2007


Snow Removal

Seasons, Winter, Persons, Street Cleaning, Snow Removal William Rogers, 81, finds removing snow from his Greenland premises difficult these days. Not for a long time has the snow accumulated in the manner it has this year. The area has now received about 150 inches for the season. Bill is here shoveling the snow to the highway. It is six feet high where he stands. He is a former miner in the Adventure shafts and can tell many an interesting tale of the days when Greenland was in prosperous circumstances.[Image of Mr. Rogers shoveling snow. The banks are almost as tall as he is.]

Scanned: August 15, 2007


Snow Removal

Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons, Seasons, Winter Houghton township snow plow from cemetery. [Three teams of horses drag the wooden plow with 4 men navigating.]

Scanned: September 1, 2009


Snow Removal

Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons, Seasons, Winter Calumet in background. [Smoke billows out of three railroad engines attached to a sno-go, in order to clear the tracks of deep snow.]

Scanned: September 1, 2009


Snow Removal

Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons, Seasons, Winter A shovel crew helping a snow blower, after a heavy snow. [Several men with shovels stand on the snow bank as the snow blower goes to work.]

Scanned: September 1, 2009


Snow Removal

Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons, Seasons, Winter Just coming into Painesdale. During the storm, the power company had to dig out the power lines from under the snow drift. This photo does not illustrate the latter, only the height of the snow bank. [Men with shovels try to determine where the lines might be.]

Scanned: September 2, 2009


Snow Removal

Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons, Seasons, Winter C. D. Edwards plow clearing the way for the cars from the "City of Bangor", off of Copper Harbor. [The plow is shown chewing up large chunks of snow.]

Scanned: September 2, 2009


Snow Removal

Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons, Seasons, Winter Train engine pushing a plow in the deep snow. [The engine appears to have a load of coal on board as well.]

Scanned: September 2, 2009


Snow Removal

Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons, Seasons, Winter Kearsarge. A good days work would be 10 miles. [A man rides shot gun as the driver of the plow shoots snow over the high banks.]

Scanned: September 2, 2009


Snow Removal

Street Cleaning, Snow Removal, Persons, Seasons, Winter Tractor with V plow pushing through very deep snow. [The plow fights its way through a tunnel like snow road.]

Scanned: September 2, 2009