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Agassiz Park - Calumet

Parks, Historic Sites, Memorials, Woody Plants, Trees [Photo of the statue sitting at the end of a tree lined path.]

Scanned: October 29, 2009


Monuments

Historic Sites, Historical Markers, Seasons, Winter, Woody Plants, Trees The Houghton Soldier, marching through the drifts, is wearing the world's coldest imitation mink hat. Heavy snow is predicted for the Copper Country, and conditions could conceivably grow worse after winter begins on Monday. This is the most snow that has ever fallen in the Houghton area by this time of the year, about 82 inches at press time. Truly a monumental fall. Tennis, anyone? [The statue erected in memory of Houghton Company is shown as it appeared after a heavy snowfall.]

Scanned: December 6, 2007


Historic Sites - Iron Discovery

Historic Sites, Metal Trade, Iron Industry and Trade, Iron Mines and Mining, Woody Plants, Trees Old historical stump where iron was first discovered, Negaunee, MI [A large stump rests between a small tree and a rocky slope.]

Scanned: June 24, 2009


Historic Sights

Earth Science, Geology, Historic Sites, Woody Plants, Trees Natural Wall - Calumet [A man stands in the brush below the wall]

Scanned: December 6, 2006