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Cities & Towns - Houghton - Street Scenes

Buildings, Dwellings, Seasons, Winter, View from top of Blanche Street [Some of the residences and several campus buildings can be seen.]

Scanned: March 27, 2008


Cities & Towns - Houghton

Seasons, Winter, Persons, Buildings In the park, near the bridge, the biggest and best one yet. Ice Tower created by flowing water from vertical pipe. They added section of pipe periodically. Location near former bridge on Houghton side. [A man stands next to the 6 tiered ice fountain.]

Scanned: March 31, 2008


Cities & Towns - Houghton

Seasons, Winter, , In the park, near the bridge, the biggest and best one yet. Ice Tower created by flowing water from vertical pipe. They added section of pipe periodically Location near former bridge on Houghton side. [Post card image of the ice tower.]

Scanned: March 28, 2008


Cities and Towns - Hancock

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Woody Plants, Trees Tamarack "Red" Houses, Hancock?, Michigan [A group of similar looking homes are shown photographed through the trees. The ground is covered with freshly fallen snow.]

Scanned: April 2, 2008


Cities and Towns - Hancock - Street Scenes

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Seasons, Winter, Buildings Summit Street - Hancock (That's the Hancock Mine Shaft current location of Finlandia Dormitory) [View of the mine shaft looking down a snowy street.]

Scanned: April 2, 2008


Cities & Towns - Houghton

Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Human Settlements, Cities and Towns Houghton [View of Quincy hill from Houghton showing the mine shaft.]

Scanned: April 15, 2008


Cities & Towns - Hancock

Persons, Seasons, Winter, And we thought our job was tough! Thank you for all your efforts. [Image of two men shoveling the stairway just off the Portage Lake bridge.]

Scanned: April 18, 2008


Michigan Tech ROTC

Seasons, Winter, Persons, Armed Forces, Soldiers Fox Movietone crew on sleigh. [The crew lets the camera roll on a winter campus scene.]

Scanned: June 3, 2008


Michigan Tech ROTC

Seasons, Winter, Persons, Armed Forces, Soldiers L-R Coach Noblett; Capt. Ball (ROTC), Fox Movietone Crew; Lt. Pettet (ROTC); Fox Movietone Crew. [A snowy image of the camera equipment mounted on a sleigh. The crew and campus personnel are pictured near the sleigh.]

Scanned: June 3, 2008


Cities and Towns - Unidentified

Human Settlements, Cities and Towns, Buildings, Seasons, Winter, Winter Storms Unidentified Town [A group of pedestrians travel down a snow covered street. One of them carries a shovel. It appears that a winter storm is in progress. Very high snow banks line both sides of the street. The only sign visible is one for the Gertz Furniture store.]

Scanned: June 12, 2008