Upper Peninsula

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Anderson, Lauri. Heikki: Heikkinen and Other Stories of Upper Peninsula Finns. St. Cloud, MN: North Star Press of St. Cloud, 1995.

Avery, Thomas. Rural Free Deliveries: Explorations, Observations and Some Frustrations. Au Train, MI: Avery Color Studio, 1986.

Beach, Harrison. Selections from the "If I Remember Correctly" Columns by Harrison Beach. [n.p., 196-].

Bernhardt, Debra E. We Knew Different: The Michigan Timber Worker's Strike of 1937. Iron Mountain, MI: Mid-Peninsula Library Cooperative, 1979.

Big Louie Moilanen: Giant of the Copper Country, 1885-1913. Lake Linden, MI: Houghton County Historical Society, 1989.

Biographical History of Northern Michigan Containing Biographies of Prominent Citizens. Indianapolis, IN: B.F. Bowen, 1905.

A Bond of Interest. Marquette, MI: Marquette Historical Society, 1978.

Boyum, Burton H. The Saga of Iron Mining in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Marquette, MI: John M. Longyear, Research Library, 1977.

Brockway, Porter B. "Why a Brockway Mountain?". Toledo, OH: Concession Supply Co., 1952.

Burnham, Guy M. The Lake Superior Country in History and in Story. Ashland, WI: Ashland Daily Press, 1930.

Cannon, George H. A Narrative of One Year in the Wilderness. [Ann Arbor, MI: Leah Cannon Atwater, 1982].

Carter, James L. Superior, a State for the North Country. Marquette, MI: Pilot Press, 1980.

Christensen, George E. Back Trail, or, an Upper Peninsula Boyhood. Iron Mountain, MI: R.W. Secord Press, 1985.

Claus, Donald. Diary of a Game Warden. [n.p., 1988].

Cloverland in Clovertime: Touring Through Picturesque Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Marquette, MI: Upper Peninsula Development Bureau of MI, [1917].

Clover-Land Magazine. 1916- . Menominee, MI: The Andrews Publications, August 1916.

The Copper Country. Calumet, MI: Keweenaw Printing Co., n.d.

Damrell, Joseph, editor. Isaac Polvi: the Autobiography of a Finnish Immigrant. St. Cloud, MN: North Star Press of St. Cloud, 1991.

Early Days in the Upper Peninsula from Michigan Pioneer and Historical Collections. Iron Mountain, MI: Mid-Peninsula Library Federation, 1974.

Edwards, David E. Yesterday's Dreams, Upper Michigan Memories. Edwards Enterprises, 1988.

Eshbach, Charles. Sawmill to Sanctuary: The Estevant Pines Story. Houghton, MI: North Forty Publishing, 1976.

Farrell, Ira. Haywire; Growing Up in the Upper Peninsula, 1905-1925. NY: William-Frederick Press, 1961.

Finlan, Bill. Two Hundred Years of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and its People 1776 to 1976. Utica, MI: 1975.

Finnish American Lives [videorecording]. Marquette, MI: Northern Michigan University, 1984.

Fountain, Daniel. Michigan Gold Mining in the Upper Peninsula. Duluth, MN: Lake Superior Port Cities Inc., 1992.

Friggens, Thomas G. No Tears in Heaven: The 1926 Barnes-Hecker Mine Disaster. Lansing, MI: Michigan Department of State, 1988.

Gage, Cully. A Love Affair with the U.P. Au Train, MI: Avery Color Studios, 1988.

Gagnon, John. Hard Maple, Hard Work. Marquette, MI: Northern Michigan University Press, 1996.

Germain, P. Copper Country Trivia. [Calumet, MI: P. Germain], 1986.

Gilson, Bertha. Happenings of the Past for Future Generations. [n.p., 1978].

Great Lakes Gazette. Grand Marais, MI. Have: May/June 1979; July/August 1979; November/December 1980; Summer 1980.

Hamilton, Charles F. Our Hiawatha Land. Chicago, IL: Lyons & Carnahan, 1940.

Harju, Jerry. Northern D'Lights: Another Hilarious Account of "Growing Up North.". Marquette, MI: Avery Color Studios, 1994.

Harju, Jerry. Northern Passages: Feisty Tales of "Growing Up North.". Marquette, MI: Avery Color Studios, 1995.

Harju, Jerry. Northern Reflections: Light Hearted Accounts of "Growing Up North.". Marquette, MI: Avery Color Studios, 1992.

Hiawatha Club. [Marshall, MI: Smyth Printing Co., 19--].

History of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan Containing a Full Account of its Early Settlement. . .. Chicago, IL: Western Historical Company, 1883.

Holmis, Armas K. Michigan: N. Suomalaisten Historia. Hancock, MI: Suomalaisten Historia-Seura, 1967.

Horton, Irvin W. A Complete Guidebook to Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Sault Ste. Marie, MI: Horton, 1958.

Hulbert, William D. White Pine Days on the Tahquamenon. Lansing, MI: Historical Society of Michigan, 1949.

Iron Mining and Agriculture: Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Marquette, MI: Mining Journal, 1913.

Johnson, Coralie C. The Wishing Years. Ypsilanti, MI: Wildwood Press, 1995.

The Land of Hiawatha: Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Marquette, MI: Upper Peninsula Development Bureau, n.d.

Lankton, Larry D. Cradle to Grave: Life, Work, and Death at the Lake Superior Copper Mine. NY: Oxford University Press, 1991.

Larson, Herbert F. Be-Wa-Bic Country: The Story of the Menominee Iron Range in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. NY: Carlton Press, 1963.

Leskinen, Lauri. 4000 Years of Copper Country History. Calumet, MI: Greenlee Printing, Co., 1974.

Loukinen, Michael. Good Man in the Woods [videorecording]. Marquette, MI: Northern Michigan University Production, 1987.

The Lure Book of Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Have: 1939, 1942, 1945, 1947-52, 1956, 1957.

Magnaghi, Russell M. A Guide to the Indians of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, 1621-1900. Marquette, MI: Belle Fontaine Press, 1984.

Magnaghi, Russell M. Miners, Merchants, and Midwives: Michigan's Upper Peninsula Italians. Marquette, MI: Belle Fontaine Press, 1987.

Magnaghi, Russell M. An Outline History of Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Marquette, MI: Belle Fountain Press, 1979.

Magnaghi, Russell M. The Way it Happened: Settling Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Iron Mountain, MI: Mid-Michigan Library Cooperative, 1982.

Maki, Wilbert B. Big Louie: Copper Country Giant. W.B. Maki, 1989.

Maki, Wilbert B. Tragedy and Sorrow of a Copper Mining Era. n.p., 1991.

Martin, John B. Call it North Country: The Story of Upper Michigan. NY: Knopf, 1944.

Memorial Record of the Northern Peninsula of Michigan. Chicago, IL: Lewis Publishing Co., 1895.

Michigan Ghost Towns of the Upper Peninsula. Las Vegas, NV: Glendon Pub., 1990.

Michigan Natural Resources Magazine. A Most Superior Land: Life in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Lansing, MI: TwoPeninsula Press, 1983.

Michigan's Land and Song of Hiawatha. Berrien Center, MI: Penrod/Hiawatha Co., 1986.

Michigan's Upper Peninsula: A Pictorial Guide. Berrien Springs, MI: Penrod/ Hiawatha Co., 1991.

Minor, Carl B. Memories of the Minor Lumber Camps. Newberry, MI: The Newberry News, 1982.

Murdoch, Angus. Boom Cooper; The Story of the First U.S. Mining Boom. NY: Macmillan, 1943.

Nevill, John T. Wanderings: Sketches of Northern Michigan, Yesterday and Today. NY: Exposition Press, 1955.

Oikarinen, Peter. Remembering: A Copper Country Portfolio. n.p., 1975.

Operation Action, U.P. The Good Life is Even Better in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. [Marquette, MI: 1968].

Osborn, Stellanova. Two Beautiful Peninsulas. [n.p., 1936].

Polvi, Isaac. Isaac Polvi: The Autobiography of a Finnish Immigrant. St. Cloud, MN: North Star Press of St. Cloud, 1991.

Portrait and Biographical Record of Northern Michigan. . . Chicago, IL: Record Publishing Co., 1895.

Powers, Perry F. A History of Northern Michigan and its People. Chicago, IL: Lewis Publishing Co., 1912.

Prater, Cecil. The Land of Indian Elik: Upper Peninsula Life in the Late 1800's and Early 1900's. The Story of Jim Baker. [Grand Marais, MI: Voyager Press, 1976].

Profiles: Michigan's Mining History in the Upper Peninsula. Cleveland, OH: Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Company, [1976].

Reimann, Lewis Charles. When Pine was King. Ann Arbor, MI: 1952.

Rezek, Antoine I. History of the Diocese of Sault Ste. Marie and Marquette. . . the Development of the Catholic Church in Upper Michigan. Houghton, MI: 1906-07. 2 Volumes.

Riordan, John J. The Dark Peninsula. Au Train, MI: Avery Color Studios, 1976.

Robinson, Orrin W. Early Days of the Lake Superior Copper Country. Houghton, MI: D.L. Robinson, 1938.

St. John, John R. A True Description of the Lake Superior Country. NY: W.H. Graham, 1846.

Sawyer, Alvah. A History of the Northern Peninsula of Michigan and its People. Chicago, IL: Lewis Publishing CO., 1911. 3 Volumes.

Simmerman, Elizabeth. Elizabeth Moves Up North: Life in the Upper Peninsula Before, During and After the Great Depression. Grand Marais, MI: Voyageur Press, 1977.

Some Upper Peninsula Pioneers: From Michigan Pioneer and Historical Collections. Iron Mountain, MI: Mid-Peninsula Library Federation, 1974.

Steckbauer, W.E. A Souvenir in Photogravure of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Brooklyn, NY: Albertype Co., 1900.

Souvenir of the Copper Country, Upper Peninsula, Michigan. Houghton, MI: B.E. Tyler, 1903.

Splake, T. Kilgore. Keweenaw Copper Country. Munising, MI: Angst Productions, 1988.

Steere, Joseph Hall. The Pioneers of the Upper Peninsula. Sault Ste. Marie, The Society, [1899].

Stiffler, Donna L. The Iron Riches of Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Lansing, MI: Michigan Department of State, 1973.

Symon, Charles. Peninsula Portraits: People and Places in Michigan's Upper Peninsula. Iron Mountain, MI: Mid-Peninsula Library Cooperative, 1980.

Taylor, Charles S. Tahquamenon Country: A Look at its Past. Ann Arbor, MI: Historical Society of Michigan, 1991.

Tipton, J.C. The Tourist and Inventor; An Illustrated Guide to the Lake Superior District. [n.p., n.d.].

Tyler, B.E. Michigan's Copper Country in Early Photos. Grand Rapids, MI: Black Letter Press, 1977.

The Upper Peninsula: A Miscellany from Michigan's Pioneer and Historical Collections. Iron Mountain, MI: Mid-Peninsula Library Federation, 1974.

Upper Peninsula Development Bureau. Industrial Location Advantages of Michigan's Upper Peninsula: Specific Facts About 37 Communities. Marquette, MI: Upper Peninsula Development Bureau, [1948].

Usher, Ellis B. Nelson Powell Hulst: "The Greatest American Authority on Iron". Iron Mountain, MI: Mid-Michigan Library Federation, 1972.

Vidutis, Richard. Finnish Settlement Architecture in Michigan's Keweenaw Peninsula: Adaptation, Evolution and Restoration of Farms. Ph.D. Thesis, Indiana University, 1991.

Vukelich, George. North Country Notebook. Madison, WI: North Country Press, 1987. Volume 2.

Walker, John A. A Bucket of Bones: Stories from a Game Warden. Manistique, MI: J.A. Walker, [1995].

Whitehead, Lewis Y. Diary of Lewis Young Whitehead, Father of the Menominee Range, 1833-1908. Iron Mountain, MI: Mid-Peninsula Library Federation, 1976.

Williams, Ralph. The Honorable Peter White, a Biographical Sketch of the Lake Superior Iron Country. Cleveland, OH: Penton, [1905].

Winkler, David. Michigan: A Scenic View of Michigan's North Country. St. Paul, MN: Cartwheel Co., 1989.