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Scenic Views, Scenic Byways, Transportation, Roads, Woody Plants, Trees Hey! Not so fast - Strictly not recommended for autum color touring is this high speed travel on Michigan byways. The wise motorist takes it nice and s-l-o-w, especially at this time of year, when every turn in the road turns up a different view of Michigan's autumn color spectacular. The Copper Country has many such scenic roads. [Image of a vehicle speeding down a tree covered road.]

Scanned: November 12, 2007

Road Construction

Transportation, Roads, Transportation, Automotive, Woody Plants, Trees Seven miles of highway, recently paved, between Quincy and Calumet was marked with white and yellow lines by the Michigan state highway department Thursday afternoon. Sunshine, an infrequent visitor in the area in recent days, made the painting project by this motor propelled machinery impossible following completion of the paving by the Thornton Construction Co. about two weeks ago. Pick up truck in rear set up rubber caution markers to permit drying of paint. [The painting crew attempts to paint the lines as traffic passes by.]

Scanned: November 16, 2007

Roads - Ontonagon

Transportation, Roads, Persons, Woody Plants, Trees On the Ontonagon Road [A horse and buggy stops in the middle of a dirt road. A man stands by the carriage.]

Scanned: June 11, 2009

Roads - M-26

Transportation, Roads, Woody Plants, Trees, Wild bear in front of Devil's Wash Tub M-26 Keweenaw Co. Mich. [A bear takes a stroll on the highway]

Scanned: February 25, 2009

Copper Mines & Mining - Copper Range Mining Company

Metal Trade, Copper Industry and Trade, Copper Mines and Mining, Transportation, Roads, Woody Plants, Trees From dispensary - looking down hill toward #3 shaft (also called "D"). [View of a wooded road leading to the mine shaft. A horse head hitching post is visible to the right of the photo.]

Scanned: December 4, 2008

Roads - Brockway Mountain Drive

Transportation, Roads, Woody Plants, Trees, [Image of Brockway Mountain Drive before it was paved.]

Scanned: February 24, 2009


Transportation, Roads, Woody Plants, Trees, [View of a dirt road that veers off in two directions. A sign with the name "Karjala" is nailed to a tree. Might be the Rabbit Bay area?]

Scanned: March 29, 2011

Cities & Towns - Red Jacket

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Transportation, Roads, Woody Plants, Trees Red Jacket Location looking east showing company housing. [Image of the settlement showing rows of homes surrounded by fencing.]

Scanned: October 21, 2008

Buildings - Calumet & Hecla - Housing

Buildings, Dwellings, Housing, Single Family, Woody Plants, Trees, Transportation, Roads C & H Housing [One of the homes wears a sign stating "Lake Linden Ave." Two well-dressed little girls lean against a telephone or light pole.]

Scanned: October 22, 2008

Seasons - Winter

Transportation, Roads, Seasons, Winter, Woody Plants, Trees This is the almost impenetrable road which leads one from M-26 into the Winona area. It is almost impossible to get to the King Philip Shaft via car once the area of the nearby Sleeping River is reached. [Image of snow-covered trees and snow banks.]

Scanned: December 6, 2006