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    • Snow-Go Postcard

    • Transportation, Railroads, Copper Country
    • Snow-Go In the ""Copper Country"" of Michigan's Upper Peninsula heavy snow removal equipment such as this is available at a moment's notice. Even though the average registered snowfall here is one of the heaviest in the country this type of...
    • Facts

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Many ""facts"" and specifications were available at the local eateries and other shops in the Mackinac tourist area, as is shown here
    • Aids to navigation

    • Mackinac Bridge (Mich) ; Bridges -- Design and construction
    • Navigation buoys such as this one are used in the straits of Mackinac to guide vessels so they can pass under the center of the suspension span, the deepest part of the straits. The secondary channel is not marked or available to large vessels.
    • Extension is finished

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      November 26, 1892

      The Extension is Finished

      As prophecied by a prominent official some weeks since, the track laying forces on the DSS&A had a chance to eat turkey in West Superior...
    • DSS&A railway depot

    • Railroad stations ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company


    • D.S.S. & A. RAILWAY DEPOT


      WEEKLY MINING JOURNAL
      May 11, 1901 P. 1 C.1

      NEW DEPOT ASSURED, SOUTH SHORE ROAD WILL ERECT IT ON FRONT STREET
      PLANS WILL BE HERE SHORTLY, CONSIDERABLE GRADING ON THE SITE COMPLETED
      THIS...
    • Decided Contract

    • Railroads ; Duluth, South Shore, and Atlantic Railway Company
    • Source: The Mining Journal
      Marquette, Mi.
      October 15, 1887

      A Decided Contrast
      Favors should be appreciated, and the Mining Journal trusts
      that the people of the upper peninsula will fully appreciate
      the accommodations which...
    • Electric Light Company

    • Street -- Railroads
    • Electric Street Railroads meant electricity was available to the citizens of the Copper Country. The members of the community visit the Houghton county Electric Light company ""fair"" to view the latest in electric appliances and other items to...

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