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MTU Buildings - Douglass Houghton Hall

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Buildings, Dwellings, Woody Plants, Trees Douglass Houghton Hall Proposed addition to East Wing, Michigan College of Mining & Technology - Houghton, Mich. C. J. Munson, Architect, Lansing, MI [Architectural drawing of Douglass Houghton Hall.]

Scanned: July 31, 2008


MTU - Ford Forestry Center

Woody Plants, Trees, Persons, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher [A group of students gather to observe a log sawing demonstration.]

Scanned: October 7, 2009


Campus Groups

Persons, Woody Plants, Trees, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher Leadershape [Members of the group participate in activities at the Ford Forestry Center.]

Scanned: July 19, 2007


Education

Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Persons, Woody Plants, Trees Forestry Professor John Veenstra believes in the railroad adage "See America First." So he takes his botany class around the College Ave. campus where a great variety of ash, maple and elm trees grow. "It is well that students know first the trees in their own environment," he says. "Then they can branch out". This group listens in the shade to the instructor, left. When the unit completes the flora course it is ready for fauna (zoology) study. [The group of students pay close attention to the instructor who stands next to a large tree.]

Scanned: December 6, 2007


MTU Campus Mall

Seasons, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Woody Plants, Trees Students walking to class on a Fall day

Scanned: March 16, 2011


Forestry

Persons, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Woody Plants, Trees Far from being treed, these men know exactly what they are talking about. They are Swede Larson forester for the Marathon Corp., Prof. Gene Hesterberg and scaling the log, Prof. Helmuth Steinhilb, all of whom were prominent in the recent field demonstration tour of Michigan Techs Alberta Forestry Center. Prof. Steinhilb dealt extensively on grading, while Dr. Hesterberg, forest pathologist of the schools forestry department explained the relation of defect in green standing timber to development of cull. [Two of the men look on while the other scales logs.]

Scanned: December 3, 2007


MTU Campus Mall

Persons, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Woody Plants, Trees Students walking between classes

Scanned: March 16, 2011


MTU Campus Mall

Seasons, Education, Postsecondary Education, Education, Higher, Woody Plants, Trees Fisher Hall and fall colors on campus

Scanned: March 16, 2011