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Buildings - Camps

Seasons, Buildings, Dwellings, Woody Plants, Trees The Cy Wedge Jr. Camp at Otter Lake. At one time this little cabin was directly on the Otter Lake shore. It was constructed about 35 years ago by John Skoog of Hancock. He expected to make the cabin a sort of summer cottage but because of the gradual receding of the lake he lost interest in it and deeded it over to his daughter, Mrs. Cy Wedge, Jr., who, with her husband, uses it during the summer. Today, the camp is about a half mile from the lake shore. [Photo of a building with a screened in porch. The porch has a swing and several chairs. The roof appears to be of tar paper and the steps leading to the porch look like they are in need of repair.].

Scanned: November 29, 2007


Hunting

Manners and Customs, Recreation, Wildlife-Related Recreation, Hunting, Buildings, Dwellings, Woody Plants, Trees Hunting with home comforts. This trailer was parked not far from Alberta, near LAnse, Saturday. The five using it were not around, no doubt because they were after their quarry on an old logging road on which they parked the trailer. The occupants were indicated by the camp certificate as being Charles and Minnie Goodsell of Sheridan, and Lewis, Lyle and Elsie Palmer of Mason, both Lower Michigan towns. Several tents and trailers were parked between LAnse and Three Lakes. [A small trailer complete with curtains is parked on a muddy road. Some groceries sit on the top of the trailer.]

Scanned: November 30, 2007


Buildings - Dwellings

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Woody Plants, Trees, Yesterday's waste; today's utility. The Homer Hedges of Ontonagon are in the process of constructing a home out of waste material from the Ironwood Products Co. in Bessemer. Wood cores are being placed near Green not far from Silver City, to provide for an octagonal house which will be occupied by the family of five. Another structure, somewhat similar, is going up on the L. P. Walsh Road between the Tolfree Shaft and the M-64 Junction. [View of the construction of the recycled house.]

Scanned: January 13, 2009


Buildings - Cabins

Buildings, Dwellings, Transportation, Automotive, Woody Plants, Trees [Cabin nestled in the trees. A statue of what appears to be the Virgin Mary sits on a raised garden platform near the driveway. A van is parked in the driveway.]

Scanned: November 15, 2010


Cliff Mine Location

Buildings, Dwellings, Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Woody Plants, Trees Near the Old Cliff Mine [A home sits at the bottom of the hill of the mine sight.]

Scanned: June 16, 2009


Cliffs Between Calumet and Copper Harbor

Woody Plants, Trees, Buildings, Dwellings, View showing cliffs between Calumet and Copper Harbor [Photo of a house nestled in the trees below the cliffs.]

Scanned: June 22, 2009


Keweenaw Mountain Lodge - Cabins

Buildings, Dwellings, Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Woody Plants, Trees [Photo of some of the cabins at the lodge. A grassy area has an umbrella table and a bench for relaxing. United States flag overlooks the cabin area.]

Scanned: February 25, 2009


Keweenaw Mountain Lodge - Cabins

Buildings, Dwellings, Industries, Service Industries, Hospitality Industry, Woody Plants, Trees Cottages 19 and 20 Keweenaw Golf Club Copper Harbor, Mich. [Postcard image of the exterior of two of the cabins nestled among the trees.]

Scanned: February 25, 2009


Residences - Johnson Vivian, Jr.

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Woody Plants, Johnson Vivian's, Jrs. House [Exterior view of estate showing the sandstone wall, iron gate and hedges.]

Scanned: April 1, 2010


Residences - Johnson Vivian, Jr.

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Woody Plants, Johnson Vivian's, Jrs. House [Exterior view of estate showing the detailed portico.]

Scanned: April 1, 2010