Red Dust Oral History collection
MSS-113

Summary Information

Repository
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Aspen Ridge School (Ishpeming, Mich.).
Creator
National Mine Middle School (National Mine, Mich.).
Title
Red Dust Oral History collection
ID
MSS-113
Date [inclusive]
1983-2000
Extent
11.0 Cubic feet
Language

Preferred Citation note

[Identification of item], in the Red Dust Oral History Collection, MSS-113, Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives, Northern Michigan University.

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Historical note

Between 1983 and 2000, students of the former National Mine School in National Mine, Michigan followed by students at Aspen Ridge Middle School in Ishpeming, Michigan wrote and produced 17 books title “Red Dust” as part of the Red Dust local history project. Maxine Honkala, Sharon Richards and Bobbi Ameen directed the project. The students received national and state awards for the documentaries, which they produced for National History Day.

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Scope and Contents note

The Red Dust records consist of approximately 800 oral history interviews documenting the history of the Central Upper Peninsula. The collection's materials include transcripts of oral history interviews, stories written for the “Red Dust” publication, cassette tapes of various interviews, and videos documenting the local history. Those who are interested in the local history of the Central Upper Peninsula as well as the impact of major historical events such as the Depression and World War II may find this collection useful. The collection's materials range in date from 1983 to 2000.

The collection also contains the following video productions: - Polio: A Tragic Epidemic Defeated by a Triumphant Vaccine - Dr. Glenn T. Seaborg: The Elemental Man, A Giant of the 20th Century - Finnish Migration to America: The Quest for a Better Life - Mourn the Dead: Fight for the Living - The World Can't Stop Because of Our Sorrow - Karelian Fever: Exodus to Build a Dream.

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Arrangement Note

This collection is arranged into eleven series: I. Depression and the 1938 Snowstorm, 1983-1998; II. Community and Social Life, 1985-1998; III. Immigration, 1989-1998; IV. Job History, 1984-1998; V. Mining/Barnes and Hecker Disaster/Logging, 1984-1993; VI. Public Education, 1987-1997; VII. World War II—Homefront/Military Service, 1984-1999; VIII. Military Service—Gulf War/Korea/Vietnam, 1989, 1994, 1999; IX. Red Dust Stories, undated; X. Miscellaneous, undated; XI. Audio/Visual, 1983-1999, 2002. Each series is then organized alphabetically by the last name of the interviewee.

Series 1. Depression/1938 Snowstorm, 1983-1998 (74 folders) Arranged alphabetically by last name of interviewee. Recollections of local area during the Depression and the snowstorm of 1938.

Series 2. Community and Social Life, 1985-1998 (83 folders) Arranged alphabetically by last name of interviewee. Recollections Central Upper Peninsula communities and social life.

Series 3. Immigration, 1989-1998 (16 folders) Arranged alphabetically by last name of interviewee. Recollections of the immigration experience.

Series 4. Job History, 1984-1998 (74 folders) Arranged alphabetically by last name of interviewee. Individual’s job histories and work experiences.

Series 5. Mining/Barnes and Hecker Disaster/Logging, 1984-1993 (2 boxes) Arranged alphabetically by last name of interviewee. Interview’s with retired miners and employee’s of Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. Includes recollections of the Barnes and Hecker Disaster and the logging industry.

Series 6. Public Education, 1987-1997 (2 boxes) Arranged alphabetically by school/district then by interviewee’s last name. Interviews with former students and teachers/faculty of schools in the Central Upper Peninsula mainly National Mine School.

Series 7. World War II—Homefront/Military Service, 1984-1999 (2 boxes) Arranged between Homefront and Military Service alphabetically by last name of interviewee. Recollections of the local area during World War II, and experiences of veterans in the Pacific and Europe. Includes one interview with a Holocaust survivor.

Series 8. Military Service—Gulf War/Korea/Vietnam, 1989, 1994, 1999 (37 folders) Arranged by war, then alphabetically by last name of interviewee. Recollections of individuals who served in the Gulf War, Korean War and Vietnam.

Series 9. Red Dust Stories, undated (1 box) Arranged Alphabetically by the title of the story. Stories written for the “Red Dust” publication from interviews conducted.

Series 10. Miscellaneous, undated (3 folders) Arranged Alphabetically by last name of intervewee.

Series 11. Audio/Visual, 1983-1999, 2002 (4 cassette boxes) Audio Cassettes arranged by topic followed by alphabetically by last name of interviewee. Contains transcribed and non-transcribed interviews and video cassettes of local history documentaries.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives January, 2004

Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, Michigan, 49855
906-227-1225
archives@nmu.edu

Revision Description

  5/25/2010

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

The donors retain copyright to the material in this collection. The donors prohibit any reproduction for commercial purposes. Any use of the material must conform to fair use as stipulated by United States Copyright Law and the rules of National History Day.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift from Maxine Honkala and Sharon Richards in 2003.

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Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

  • Marquette County (Mich.)--History.
  • Marquette County (Mich.)--Social life and customs.

Personal Name(s)

  • Honkala, Maxine
  • Richards, Sharon

Subject(s)

  • Iron mines and mining--Michigan--Marquette County--History.

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Collection Inventory

Box 1 of 11 Depression, Community and Social Life, Immigration 

Box
20-05-07 LRC

Depression--Aho, Ethel; undated 

Depression--Aho, John (born 1911); undated 

Depression--Aho, Lempi (born 1914); undated 

Depression--Aho, Oscar (born 1919); undated 

Depression--Alderton, Hazel (born 1905); undated 

Depression--Annala, George (born 1901); undated 

Depression--Anderson, Mary (born 1906); undated 

Depression--Arbelius, Nina (born 1924); undated 

Depression--?, Arvid, undated 

Depression--Baggiorie, Jean (born 1916); 1998 

Depression--Bath (born 1901); 1983 

Depression--Beale (born 1909); 1989 

Depression--Beckers, Ingred; undated 

Depression--Benton, Grace (born 1898); 1983 

Depression--Blight, Marvin (born 1923); 1989 

Depression--Boslio, Matt (born 1906); undated 

Depression--Carlson, Axel (born 1913); undated 

Depression--Champion, Tom (born 1903); undated 

Depression--Christian, Art (born 1910); undated 

Depression--Christian, Paul (born 1917); undated 

Depression--Cloniger, Danial (born 1925); undated 

Depression--Collick, Rose; 1984 

Depression--Culbert, Vi (born 1919); undated 

Depression--Decaire, Mary (born 1914); undated 

Depression--Delongchamp, Gertrude (born 1910); undated 

Depression--Derocher, Dorothy (born 1905); undated 

Depression--Dreis, Elvia (born 1932); undated 

Depression--Dressner, Lilja (born 1899); 1983 

Depression--Emanuelson, Clarence (born 1905); 1983 

Depression--George, August; undated 

Depression--Gleason, Dorothy (born 1907); undated 

Depression--Goldsworthy, William (born 1907); undated 

Depression--Hankanen (born 1912); undated 

Depression--Harvala, Richard (born 1920); undated 

Depression--Hebert, Leonard (born 1922); 1987 

Depression--Hill, Ruth; 1983 

Depression--Hill, Ernest (born 1910); undated 

Depression--Huotari, Helen (born 1907); undated 

Depression--Johnson, Lilian; undated 

Depression--Kantola, Hilia (born 1905); 1989 

Depression--Kieskala, Eugene (born 1915); 1983 

Depression--Kuijansuu, Sadie-1938 Snowstorm; undated 

Depression--Lyyski, Elma (born 1920); undated 

Depression--Mason, Carl; undated 

Depression--Mayey, Toivo (born 1916); undated 

Depression--Nardi, Conshetta (born 1900); undated 

Depression--Oisti, Irving; undated 

Depression--Olds, Theresa; 1983 

Depression--Pellow; undated 

Depression--Peronto (born 1893); undated 

Depression--Peterson, Bill (born 1921); undated 

Depression--Peterson, Henry; undated 

Depression--Poirier (born 1921)-1938 Snowstorm; 1988 

Depression--Poirier, Charlie; 1983 

Depression--Randall, Florence (born 1901); undated 

Depression--Richards, Alfred (born 1913); undated 

Depression--Rinne, Henry (born 1912); undated 

Depression--Rintamaki, Aline (born 1910); 1984 

Depression--Rock, Lillian (born 1911); undated 

Depression--Rose, Charlie; undated 

Depression--Rundman, Bernhardt (born 1906); undated 

Depression--Sleeman, Florence (born 1904); undated 

Depression--Solka, Helen (born 1913); 1983 

Depression--Stolen, Ruth; 1984 

Depression--Sullivan, Ray (born 1912); undated 

Depression--Tippett, Ellen (born 1925); 1996 

Depression--Tregobo, Rob (born 1914); 1983 

Depression--Turino, Shirly (born 1923); undated 

Depression--Vial, Raymond-WPA; undated 

Depression--Williams, Ken; 1989 

Depression--Windsand, George (born 1914); 1987 

Depression--Yenore, Violet (born 1914); 1987 

Depression--Unknown; undated 

Depression--Unknown; undated 

Community and Social Life--Ameen, Leona (born 1903); 1988 

Community and Social Life--Anderson, Jinnea (born 1916); 1989 

Community and Social Life--Annala, Roberta (born 1957)--Ishpeming; undated 

Community and Social Life--Arsenault, Peter (born 1929); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Beauchamp, Donald (born 1931); undated 

Community and Social Life--Bergman, Richard (born 1925); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Berquist, Ruth (born 1901); undated 

Community and Social Life--Betts, Gary (born 1937)--Negaunee/Ishpeming; 1993 

Community and Social Life--Busone, David (born 1915); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Carlson; undated 

Community and Social Life--Carlson, Jennie (born 1910)--Green Creek; 1989 

Community and Social Life--Carlson, Wayne (born 1954); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Champion, Michael (born 1944); undated 

Community and Social Life--Ellwood, Mary and Ralph (born 1914, 1915); undated 

Community and Social Life--Etelemaki, Dave; undated 

Community and Social Life--Eveland, Arlene (born 1929); undated 

Community and Social Life--Felt, Spencer (born 1926); undated 

Community and Social Life--Garrett, Wilfred (born 1910); 1993 

Community and Social Life--Goldsworthy, Jack (born 1920)--National Mine; undated 

Community and Social Life--Hebert, Leo (born 1943); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Hebert, Leonard; 1998 

Community and Social Life--Heikkila, Ina (born 1916)--Republic/Iron River; undated 

Community and Social Life--Helander, Gary--Outdoorsman; undated 

Community and Social Life--Helsten, Elen (born 1917); undated 

Community and Social Life--Iredin, Ruth (born 1928); undated 

Community and Social Life--Irish, Leetha (born 1934)--Ishpeming; 1998 

Community and Social Life--Jaykka, Kenneth (born 1933); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Johnson; undated 

Community and Social Life--Johnson, Bernie (born 1923); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Johnson, Harold (born 1907)--Greenwood-Farming; undated 

Community and Social Life--Kakkuri, Bernhart (born 1915); undated 

Community and Social Life--Kaminen, Helen (born 1914)-Making Finnish Cheese; 1985 

Community and Social Life--Kauppila, Ensio (born 1910); 1988 

Community and Social Life--Kauppinen, Jeanette (born 1920); 1987 

Community and Social Life--Kiistila, Edna (born 1922); undated 

Community and Social Life--Kinnunen, Debbie-Military Blue Notes; undated 

Community and Social Life--Korpi, Bernice (born 1985)-Carpet Weaving; undated 

Community and Social Life--LaFave, Dale (born 1953)--Bow Hunting; 1988 

Community and Social Life--LaFrenier, Albert (born 1911); undated 

Community and Social Life--Lake, John (born 1926); undated 

Community and Social Life--Maki, George (born 1929); 1997 

Community and Social Life--Maki, Lauri (born 1930); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Manley, Ray (born 1900)--Ishpeming/Negaunee; 1988 

Community and Social Life--Marin, Wella (born 1928)-Gwinn; undated 

Community and Social Life--Meyland, Anita (born 1897); undated 

Community and Social Life--Moody, Frank (born 1918)-National Mine; 1988 

Community and Social Life--Nurmi, Wayne (born 1948); undated 

Community and Social Life--Pepin, Shirley (born 1925); undated 

Community and Social Life--Perrault, Joe (born 1923)-Ski Jumping; 1993 

Community and Social Life--Pesola, Helen (born 1920); undated 

Community and Social Life--Peters, Thomas (born 1942); undated 

Community and Social Life--Pietro, Sandra; undated 

Community and Social Life--Pizziola, Marion (born 1926); undated 

Community and Social Life--Poirier, Bill-Ski Jumping; undated 

Community and Social Life--Prophet, Thomas (born 1939); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Rajala, Ernest (born 1925); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Richards, Joyce; 1998 

Community and Social Life--Rosa, Rose (born 1916); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Ruonce-Johnson, Marilee-Ishpeming Airport; undated 

Community and Social Life--Saari, Mary (born 1926); 1988 

Community and Social Life--Schroderus, Mathew; 1998 

Community and Social Life--Simmons, Helen-Champion/Beacon; 1997 

Community and Social Life--Sleeman; undated 

Community and Social Life--Sleeman, Betty (born 1933); undated 

Community and Social Life--Solka, Violet (born 1914)-National Mine; undated 

Community and Social Life--Spelgatti, David (born 1915); undated 

Community and Social Life--St. Onge, Minnie (born 1903); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Talbacka, Ron (born 1938)-Farming; undated 

Community and Social Life--Thibeault, Laverne (born 1923); undated 

Community and Social Life--Thibeault, Laverne; 1993 

Community and Social Life--Thompson, Jack (born 1920); 1997 

Community and Social Life--Tucker, Lois (born 1910)-Ishpeming; undated 

Community and Social Life--Van Buren, Arline (born 1924); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Voegtline, Irene (born 1915); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Warlin, Lempi (born 1909); 1993 

Community and Social Life--Wiljanen, Martha (born 1915); 1998 

Community and Social Life--Williams, John (born 1907); undated 

Community and Social Life--Unknown-The Rendezvous; undated 

Community and Social Life--Unknown; 1998 

Community and Social Life--Unknown; undated 

Community and Social Life--Unknown; undated 

Community and Social Life--Unknown; undated 

Community and Social Life--Unknown; undated 

Immigration--Anderson, Denise (born 1924)-Belgium; 1994 

Immigration--Bussone, Angela (born 1915)-Italy; undated 

Immigration--Carlson, Ulla (born 1947)-Sweden; 1998 

Immigration--Covell, Ellen (born 1931)-Finland; 1997 

Immigration--Dawe, Jane (born 1893)-England/Cornwall; 1989 

Immigration--Hamari, Tynne (born 1910)-Finland; 1997 

Immigration--Heko-Finland; undated 

Immigration--Hill, Pirjo (born 1943)-Finland; 1997 

Immigration--Krook, Junko-Japan; undated 

Immigration--Lake, Joyce (born 1929)-Sweden; 1998 

Immigration--Langson, Viola (born 1913)-Finland; undated 

Immigration--Lexmon (born 1930)-Netherlands; 1997 

Immigration--Nault, Nancy (born 1931)-England; 1998 

Immigration--Niemi, Bob and Sandra-Finland; 1998 

Immigration--Putaisto, Sirrka (born 1927)-Finland; undated 

Immigration--Rao, C.B. (born 1941)-India; 1997 

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Box 2 of 11 Immigration, Job History, Mining 

Box
20-05-08 LRC

Immigration--Rogers, Clifton (born 1919)-Cornwall; 1998 

Immigration--Sayring, Tuulikki (born 1943)-Finland; 1997 

Immigration--Stanaway, Tanya (born 1950); 1998 

Immigration--Trolla, Mary (born 1935)-Italy; 1997 

Immigration--Turner-Yugoslavia; 1998 

Immigration--Turner, Ana (born 1942)-Yugoslavia; undated 

Immigration--Unknown; undated 

Immigration--Unknown; undated 

Job History--Aho, Doug (born 1954)-Wood Work; 1992 

Job History--Aresnault, Paul (born 1954)-Business Management-Pioneer Square Mall; undated 

Job History--Baird, George (born 1942)-Mather Inn; 1993 

Job History--Bannon, Charles (born 1921); 1993 

Job History--Baranger, Bobbi (born 1960); undated 

Job History--Bertucci, Salvatore-Robbins Flooring Mill; 1993 

Job History--Bleau, David-Road Commission; 1998 

Job History--Bushing, Lloyd (born 1955)-Construction; 1993 

Job History--Culbert, Vi (born 1919); undated 

Job History--Douglas, Jim (born 1950)-Manager at Hardee's; undated 

Job History--Frantti, Elaine (born 1931)-Metropolitan Life Insurance Co.; 1993 

Job History--Frantti, Elaine (born 1931)-Candy Making; 1997 

Job History--Friggins, Tom-Iron Industry Museum; undated 

Job History--Grove, James (born 1942); 1988 

Job History--Harrington (born 1897)-Construction; undated 

Job History--Healey, John (born 1943)-Ishpeming Police Department; 1993 

Job History--Henson, Dennis (born 1957)-Local 2565; 1993 

Job History--Hill, Coy (born 1921)-Ski Jumper; undated 

Job History--Hill, Ken (born 1937)-Teacher; undated 

Job History--Holman, Sid (born 1930)-Probation Officer; 1993 

Job History--Hurley, Lilian; 1993 

Job History--Johnson, Buck (born 1931)-Marquette County Road Commission; 1993 

Job History--Johnson, Mae (born 1899)-Nurse; 1988 

Job History--Jones, Mildred (born 1913)-1993 

Job History--Joseph, Clara-Family Business-Joseph's Market; 1988 

Job History--Joseph, Nick (born 1945)-Joseph's Food Inc.; 1993 

Job History--Kauppila, Vanda (born 1944)-Mather Inn; 1992 

Job History--Kaurala, Emil (born 1924); 1993 

Job History--Kemp, Clarence (born 1909)-Store Owner; undated 

Job History--Koski (born 1943)-National Mine School Basketball Coach; undated 

Job History--LaFrinier (born 1909)-Gossards Co.; undated 

Job History--Lakanen, Pauline (born 1943)-Teacher; 1993 

Job History--Larson, Jennie (born 1910)-Gossards Co.; undated 

Job History--Larson, William (born 1937)-Store Owner; 1997 

Job History--Latva, William-Robbins Flooring Mill; undated 

Job History--Leffler, Paul (born 1918); 1993 

Job History--Louflaa, Mary (born 1934); undated 

Job History--Lundin, Francis (born 1907); 1990 

Mining--Bjork, Glen (born 1925); undated 

Mining--Bray, Ben (born 1934); 1993 

Mining--Burnette, Bruce (born 1948); undated 

Mining--Burnette, Lelsie (born 1921)-Underground Mining; 1993 

Mining--Byykkonen, Donnie (born 1931); 1993 

Mining--Byykkonen, Robert (born 1929); undated 

Mining--Carlson, Dean (born 1923)-Chemistry Lab; undated 

Mining--Carlson, Morris (born 1921)-Underground Miner-Heavy Equipment Operator; undated 

Mining--Carrello, Dan (born 1948)-Staff Representative with Steel Workers Union; undated 

Mining--Certo, Tony (born 1929)-Underground Miner; 1989 

Mining--Champion, Daryl (born 1944)-Operations Analyst; undated 

Mining--Christian, Dan (born 1943); 1993 

Mining--Coduti, Michael (born 1953); undated 

Mining--Cox, Lloyd (born 1925); 1993 

Mining--Decaire, Fransis (born 1942)-Injured in Accident; 1986 

Mining--Duhame, Donald (born 1951)-Shift Foreman; 1993 

Mining--Dymond, Roy (born 1953)-General Laborer; 1993 

Mining--Erickson, David (born 1955); undated 

Mining--Erickson, Lee (born 1926)-Geologist; undated 

Mining--Fegan, James (born 1935); 1993 

Mining--Forchini, Robert (born 1921)-Underground Mining; undated 

Mining--Frieberg, Ray (born 1926); 1987 

Mining--Glanz, Allan (born 1916)-Ore boats; 1993 

Mining--Gravedoni, Jim; undated 

Mining--Greenwood, Verden (born 1921); undated 

Mining--Hakkarainen, Milton (born 1930); 1993 

Mining--Hamel, John (born 1950); undated 

Mining--Han, Tsu-Ming-Geologist; 1993 

Mining--Harvala, Glen (born 1963)-Maintenance Mechanic Foreman; undated 

Mining--Heavyside, William (born 1954)-Electrician; 1993 

Mining--Hebbard, Jim (born 1942)-Engineer; 1993 

Mining--Holmgren, David (born 1951); 1993 

Mining--Huot, Bill (born 1951); undated 

Mining--Hytinen, Paul (born 1955)-Mainenance Mechanic; 1993 

Mining--Isaacson, Roy (born 1942); undated 

Mining--Isotalo, Sulo (born 1921); undated 

Mining--Johnson, Michael (born 1957); undated 

Mining--Johnson, Robert (born 1924); undated 

Mining--Kallioinen, Les (born 1924)-Underground Miner; undated 

Mining--Kanola, George; undated 

Mining--Korpi, Paul (born 1952)-Loader and Drivers; undated 

Mining--Korpi, Ron (born 1937)-Electronic Repairman; undated 

Mining--Korpinen, Hugo (born 1932); 1993 

Mining--Koski, Ken (born 1932); 1993 

Mining--Krook, Donald (born 1922); 1993 

Mining--Laine-Women in Mining; undated 

Mining--Laitinen, Dave (born 1944)-Maintenance Managament; 1993 

Mining--Lafond, Leo (born 1944)-Miner, History of Mining; undated 

Mining--Lafond, Linda (born 1950); 1993 

Job History--Lundin, Francis (born 1907)-Hercules Powder Plant; 1984 

Job History--Maki, Barbara (born 1933); 1997 

Job History--Marcotte, Harry (born 1896)-Plaining Mill/Lumber Camp; undated 

Job History--Marietti, Bob (born 1933)-Community School; undated 

Job History--Meric, Wayne (born 1928)-Meric Store; 1987 

Job History--Micklow, Mildred (born 1925)-Gossards Co.; 1993 

Job History--Micklow, Patricia (born 1937)-District Judge; 1987 

Job History--Moffatt, Paul-Flooring Mill; undated 

Job History--Moody, Frank-State Corrections Officer; undated 

Job History--Murk, Dorothy-Teacher; 1987 

Job History--Mustonen,Arne (born 1920)-Construction; 1993 

Job History--Myrick, William (born 1923)-Union Carbide Co.; undated 

Job History--Nardi, Tony (born 1954)-Supervisor, Marquette Branch Prison; 1993 

Job History--Pellonpaa, Carl (born 1930)-WLUC-TV-Finland Calling; 1993 

Job History--Perelli, Evelyn (born 1922)-Employed at Defense Factory; undated 

Job History--Peterson, Ed (born 1926)-Police Officer, Miner; 1993 

Job History--Petroff, Edward (born 1928)-Michigan Bell; 1993 

Job History--Potila, Joe (born 1948)-Member of "Da Yoopers"; undated 

Job History--Racine Alice (born 1907)-Family Business, Ice Business; 1993 

Job History--Randall, Florence (born 1901)-Gossards Co.; 1993 

Job History--Rinne, Hank (born 1912)-Mechanic; undated 

Job History--Roti, Mike (born 1949)-Registered Nurse; undated 

Job History--Sahs, Gary (born 1946)-Lutheran Pastor; undated 

Job History--Sestito, Connie-Cook; undated 

Job History--Skewis, Richard (born 1926)-Post Office; 1993 

Job History--Sodergren, Jim (born 1925)-Marquette County Treasurer; undated 

Job History--Solka, Helen (born 1913)-Corneluson's Bakery; undated 

Job History--Stein, Phil (born 1922)-Store Owner; undated 

Job History--Tasson, Vincent (born 1929)-Business Owner-Beer Distribution; undated 

Job History--Vahmaa, Paul (born 1952)-Miner; 1998 

Job History--Violetta, John-Musician; undated 

Job History--Wales, Ed (born 1946)-Butler Theater; 1993 

Job History--Waters, Robert (born 1942)-Maintenance Mechanic; 1993 

Job History--Young, John-Restaurant Owner; undated 

Job History--Unknown; undated 

Job History--Unknown-Ice Business; undated 

Mining--Adams, Glen (born 1936); 1993 

Mining--Aho, John; undated 

Mining--Ahola, Sulo (born 1904); undated 

Mining--Alanko, Dale (born 1954); undated 

Mining--Asgaard, Rubin (born 1950); undated 

Mining--Baldini, Gary (born 1949)-Automotive Mechanic; undated 

Mining--Baldini, Greg (born 1955)-Pellet Plant; undated 

Mining--Beauchamp, Donald (born 1924)-Welder-Plant Repairman; undated 

Mining--Beinlich (born 1929)-Engineer-Superintendent-Manager-General Manager; undated 

Mining--Bertucci, Fran (born 1949)-Maintenance Mechanic; undated 

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Box 3 of 11 Mining, Logging, Public Education 

Box
20-05-09 LRC

Mining--LaForge, Paul (born 1934); undated 

Mining--Lafreniere, Rudy (born 1931); undated 

Mining--Lawson, Bruce (born 1956); 1993 

Mining--Leach, Hugh; 1993 

Mining--Lohman, Don (born 1933); undated 

Mining--Lucas,?; undated 

Mining--Maki, Ralph (born 1915); undated 

Mining--Maki, William (born 1925)-Mine Inspector; 1988 

Mining--Marietti, Myles (born 1919); 1993 

Mining--Marcotte, Louie (born 1929); 1993 

Mining--Matthews, Frank-Iron Industry History; undated 

Mining--Meier, John (born 1940)-Director of Environmental Affairs; undated 

Mining--Meni, James (born 1912); 1988 

Mining--Moilanen, Stan (born 1943); undated 

Mining--Nadeau, Marvin (born 1923); 1993 

Mining--Nardi, John (born 1954); 1993 

Mining--Nardi, Sam (born 1931); 1993 

Mining--Oja, Jerry (born 1937); undated 

Mining--Olgren, Theodore (born 1924); undated 

Mining--Palomaki, Calvin (born 1923); 1993 

Mining--Palomaki, Don (born 1952); undated 

Mining--Palomaki, Perry (born 1947); undated 

Mining--Pennala, Norman (born 1922); 1993 

Mining--Perry, Glenn; 1993 

Mining--Pesola, Ken (born 1948)-Ore Ships; 1987 

Mining--Peterson, John (born 1951); 1993 

Mining--Peterson, Kim (born 1950); 1993 

Mining--Parkkonen, Arthur; undated 

Mining--Parkkonen, Arthur (born 1925)-Mine Accidents; 1989 

Mining--Pasco, William (born 1912); undated 

Mining--Peterson, Tom (born 1949); 1993 

Mining--Pietro, Mike (born 1909); undated 

Mining--Poirier, Joe (born 1912); 1988 

Mining--Pursi, Mike (born 1949); 1993 

Mining--Rader, John (born 1947); undated 

Mining--Reddy, John (born 1933); 1993 

Mining--Richards, Bob (born 1919); undated 

Mining--Rintamaki, Eino (born 1906); 1993 

Mining--Roberto, Don (born 1920); 1993 

Mining--Roberts, Earl (born 1913); 1993 

Mining--Rogers, Clifton (born 1919); undated 

Mining--Rogers, Melvin (born 1930); undated 

Mining--Rowe, William (born 1932); 1993 

Mining--Ryan, Don (born 1939)-Public Relations; 1993 

Mining--Rydholm, Fred-History of Iron Ore, William Burt Expedition; undated 

Mining--Salminen, Gust (born 1920); undated 

Mining--Salmio, Lauri; 1993 

Mining--Saari, Solini (born 1916); 1993 

Mining--Salo, Gary (born 1949); 1993 

Mining--Satterley, Ray (born 1904); undated 

Mining--Skewis, Jim (born 1952); 1993 

Mining--Sundbert, Scott; undated 

Mining--Sundblad, Stephen (born 1954); undated 

Mining--Sayrjala, Taisto (born 1918)-Underground Mining; undated 

Mining--Talus, Wayne (born 1914); undated 

Mining--Tasson, Martin (born 1929)-1946 Strike; undated 

Mining--Troemblay, Wilfred; undated 

Mining--Troumbly, Arthur (born 1946)-Engineering Technician; undated 

Mining--Tyynismaa, Victor (born 1946); undated 

Mining--Williams, Art (born 1921); 1993 

Mining--Woods, Bill-Early Mining; undated 

Mining--Unknown; undated 

Mining--Unknown; undated 

Mining--Unknown; undated 

Mining--Unknown; undated 

Mining--Anderson, Mayme--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; undated 

Mining--Bengson, Olga--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; undated 

Mining--Deroche, Peter (born 1912)--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; undated 

Mining--Hill, Emil--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; 1984 

Mining--Kirby, Edward (born 1913)--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; undated 

Mining--Millimaki, Swante (born 1911)--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; 1984 

Mining--Mongiat, Peter--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; undated 

Mining--Pontti, June (born 1914)--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; 1985 

Mining--Wallberg, Gardner--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; 1984 

Mining--Unknown--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; undated 

Mining--Unknown--Barnes and Hecker Disaster; undated 

Logging--Baslo, Matt (born 1906); 1984 

Logging--Delongchamp, Roy; 1984 

Logging--Franti, Victor (born 1908); 1993 

Logging--Kempainen, Viano (born 1912); undated 

Logging--Kroon, Lloyd (born 1926); 1984 

Public Education--NICE School District--Jacobetti Jr., Dominic (born 1946)--Teacher; 1993 

Public Education--Champion School--Joki, Reginald (born 1929)--School Board; 1996 

Public Education--Champion School, NICE District--Kulie, Ronald (born 1945)--Student, School Superintendent; 1996 

Public Education--Champion School--Latinen, Marolin (born 1938)--Secretary; 1996 

Public Education--Champion School--Palmer, Lorraine (born 1930)--Student; 1996 

Public Education--Champion School--Young, Arlene (born 1927)--Student; 1997 

Public Education--Ely School, Ishpeming High School--Grund, Donald (born 1933)--Student, Custodian; 1996 

Public Education--Ely School--Hooper, Elsie (born 1924)--Student; 1997 

Public Education--Ely School--Koski, Katherine (born 1943)--Student and Teacher; 1996 

Public Education--Ely School--Milakovich, Michelle (born 1941)--Student and Teacher; 1997 

Public Education--Ely School--Mullins, Margaret (born 1913)--Student; 1997 

Public Education--Ely/Diorite Township School--Warlin, Jean Johnson (born 1933)--Student, Teacher; 1996 

Public Education--Ely School--Wing, Harry--School Board; 1997 

Public Education--Ishpeming--Gothe, Norman (born 1921)--Superintendent, Teacher; undated 

Public Education--West Ishpeming--Kauppila, Hilda--Student; undated 

Public Education--West Ishpeming--Korpi, Ron (born 1937)--Student; 1996 

Public Education--Ishpeming--Mattila, Anita (born 1938)--Student; 1996 

Public Education--Ishpeming, Fire Center School--Palomaki, Isaac (born 1911)--Student, Teacher; 1996 

Public Education--Ishpeming--Palomaki, Walter (born 1915)--Student; 1996 

Public Education--West Ishpeming--Rundman, Carolyn (Lynn) (born 1933)--Teacher; 1997 

Public Education--Marquette--Croscher, Elysabeth (born 1935)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Aho, Bernhardt (born 1923)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Aho, Gene (born 1949)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Aho, John (born 1943)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Alderton, Fred (born 1928)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Alderton, Ken (born 1929)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Alderton, Rosalie (born 1929)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Anderson, ?--Staff; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Anderson, ? (born 1952)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Anderson, Dave (born 1936)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Anderson, Judy (born 1939)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Anderson, Raymond (born 1936)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Annola,? (born 1946)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Avola, Pearl (born 1919)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Berg, Herbert (born 1904)--Janitor; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Borklund, Conrad (born 1914)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Brown, Chester (born 1907)--Student, Teacher; 1997 

Public Education--National Mine School--Bucco, Merle (born 1916)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Carlson, Penny (born 1956)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Chinn,?--Teacher; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Cox, Carol (born 1953)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Colbert, Vie--Staff; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Dally, Bill (born 1912)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Diotto, Carol (born 1943)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Dobson, Florence (born 1923)--Student, Teachers Aid; 1997 

Public Education--National Mine School--Dobson, Florence (born 1923)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Ducas, Barb (born 1943)--Teacher; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Dymond, Roy (born 1953)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Dymond, Roy--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Erickson, Dave--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Erickson, Donald (born 1953)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Ernell, William (born 1928)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Etlamaki, May (born 1917)--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Ezrow, Daniel (born 1945)--Student; undated 

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Public Education--National Mine School--Felt, William (born 1926)--Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Gardeau, Judy--Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Gray, Jim (born 1947)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School Fire--Harveling, Emil; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Helsten, Mary (born 1948)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Housman, Joseph (born 1934)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Hyette, John (born 1938)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Jacobson, Robert (born 1952)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Johnson, Alice (born 1935)-Student, Teacher; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Johnson, Alice-Student and Teacher, Secretary; 1996 

Public Education--National Mine School--Johnson, Jeffery (born 1952)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Johnson, Mary (born 1943)-Student and Secretary; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Johnson, Peter (born 1943)-Teacher; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Kari, Sharleen (born 1950)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Keto, Lidia (born 1913)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Keto, Marie-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Keto, Ralph-Teacher; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Ketto, Ralph-Teacher; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Kiiskila, Eugene (born 1915)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Kosenen, Nelma (born 1915)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Kroon, Pat (born 1932)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Kuisti, Dan (born 1915)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Kuisti, Dan (born 1915)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Kukla, Cindy-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Laiver, Terry (born 1943)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Lawrence, Leslie (born 1911)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Leymoyne (born 1967)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Lindberg, Ken (born 1926)-Superintendent; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Lindbert, Kenneth (born 1926)-Superintendent; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Magnuson, Leonard (born 1930)-Student and Staff; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Magnuson, Leonard (born 1930)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School Fire--Magnusun, Viola (born 1909); undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Magnuson, Viola-Student and Teacher; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Maki, Donna (born 1926)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Maki, Werner (born 1934)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Manly, Patricia (born 1947)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Manty, Walter (born 1923)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Mayhew, Elsie-Teacher; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Maynard, Sharon (born 1949)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Moody, Frank (born 1918)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Nelson, David (born 1931)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Nelson, Dudley (born 1938)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Nelson, Jack (born 1929)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Nelson, Ken (born 1928)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Ostola, Ed (born 1936)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Ostola, Marie (born 1932)-Board Member; 1996 

Public Education--National Mine School--Parkkonen, Ellen (born 1928)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Parkkonen, Genny (born 1956)-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Peterson (born 1926)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Prophet, Tom (born 1939)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Rintamaki, Dan (born 1935)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Ruesing, Francis (born 1932)-Teacher and Principle; 1996 

Public Education--National Mine School--Ruesing, Francis-Teacher; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Solka, Harold (born 1913)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Solka, Helen (born 1915)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Swanson, Steve (born 1952)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Talbacka, Sulo (born 1917)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Tasson, Dominic (born 1936)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Thomas, Clarence (born 1919)-Teacher; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Tonge, Lonnie-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Toy, Lois-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Trudell, Clifford-Student; undated 

Public Education--National Mine School--Valente, Constance (born 1946)-Student, Teacher; 1996 

Public Education--National Mine School--VanLuven, Fred (born 1952)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Waters, Brad (born 1951)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--National Mine School--Watters, George (born 1924)-Student; 1990 

Public Education--North Lake School--Anderson, William (born 1931)-Student; 1996 

Public Education--North Lake School--Carlson, Sylvia (born 1911)-Student; 1997 

Public Education--North Lake/Ishpeming Schools--LaFrenier, Natalie (born 1934)-Student; 1996 

Public Education--North Lake School--Lindbert, May (born 1904)-Teacher; undated 

Public Education--North Lake School--Lomour, Gilbert (born 1913)-Principle; 1988 

Public Education--North Lake School--Nelson, Donna (born 1931)-Student; 1996 

Public Education--North Lake/Ispheming Schools--Pontii, John (born 1936)-Principle; 1996 

Public Education--North Lake School, Ishpeming High School--Sleman, Cecile (born 1936)-Student; undated 

Public Education--North Lake School--St. Andre, Mary Ann (born 1938)-Student; 1996 

Public Education--North Lake School--Wallberg, Gardner (born 1929)-Janitor; 1996 

Public Education--Pleasant Prarie, National Mine School--Anderson, Andrea (born 1906)-Teacher; 1996 

Public Education--Marquette/Alger--Anderson, Jerry (born 1921)-School Board Member; 1987 

Public Education--Marquette/Alger--Hampton, William-School Board Member; 1988 

Public Education--Miller (born 1945)-Teacher; 1997 

Public Education--Sodergren, Tom (born 1951)-Student; undated 

Public Education--Michigan School for the Blind-Grubb, Dorothy (born 1952)-Student; 1989 

Public Education--Unknown; undated 

Public Education--Unknown; undated 

Public Education--Unknown; undated 

Public Education--Unknown; undated 

Public Education--Unknown; undated 

World War II--Homefront--Anderson, Ailie; undated 

World War II--Homefront--Barbiere, Carmen (born 1920); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Bjorklund, Connie (born 1914); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Boase, Jack (born 1930); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Brown, Sadie (born 1908); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Byykkonen, Irene (born 1931); 1989 

World War II--Homefront--Cox, Helen (born 1925); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Dunstan, Jeanette (born 1935); 1994 

World War II--Homefront--Erickson, Allen (born 1924); 1989 

World War II--Homefront--Fraser, Pearl (born 1909); 1989 

World War II--Homefront--Granlund, Fenerd (born 1913); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Greenwood, Myrtle (born 1919); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Gunderson, Bob (born 1937); 1994 

World War II--Homefront--Hebert (born 1922); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Hebert, Gordon (born 1927); 1994 

World War II--Homefront--Helsten, Ellen (born 1917); 1994 

World War II--Homefront--Hill, Ellen; undated 

World War II--Homefront--Honkala, Frank (born 1930); 1994 

World War II--Homefront--Hytanen, Richard (born 1935); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Kari (born 1917); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Kerkela, Bertha (born 1920); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Koski, John (born 1908); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Krook, Mary (born 1924); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Lahnanen, Luella (born 1915); 1989 

World War II--Homefront--Lawrence, Ester (born 1913); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Marra, Carol and Joe; 1994 

World War II--Homefront--McEvaney, Blanch (born 1922); 1994 

World War II--Homefront--Norn, Norman (born 1910); 1989 

World War II--Homefront--Oja, Betty; Lois Sarasin; 1994 

World War II--Homefront--Pepin, Elaine (born 1934); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Perelli, Evelyn (born 1922); 1994 

World War II--Homefront--Perry, Francis (born 1896); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Rudness, Wilma (born 1911); 1994 

World War II--Homefront--Stolen, Oscar (born 1900); 1985 

World War II--Homefront--Stott, Martha (born 1917); 1994 

World War II--Homefront--Sullivan, Ray (born 1912); 1989 

World War II--Homefront--Talus, Otto (born 1910); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Teed, John (born 1899); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Urpila, Ed (born 1915); undated 

World War II--Homefront--Williams, Hazel; undated 

World War II--Homefront--Unknown; undated 

World War II--Homefront--Unknown; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Andriacchi, Salvatore; 1999 

World War II--Military Service--Armatige, John (born 1918); 1989 

World War II--Military Service--Armitage, John (born 1918); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Babock, Wilson; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Bannon, Betty (born 1923); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Bannon, Charlie (born 1921); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Bannon, Charles (born 1921); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Barda, John (born 1924); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Beard, Lucy; 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Beauchamp, Donald (born 1924); 1999 

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World War II--Military Service--Benson, Arthur (born 1924); 1999 

World War II--Military Service--Benvenue, Aili (born 1919); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Benvenue, Aili (born 1919); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Bergman, Ray (born 1922); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Bickers, Ingrid; 1984 

World War II--Military Service--Bleau, Charley (born 1925); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Bleau, Charlie (born 1925); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Bowling, Roy (born 1926); 1999 

World War II--Military Service--Brawley, Fred (born 1925); 1998 

World War II--Military Service--Burnette, Lelsie (born 1921); 1989 

World War II--Military Service--Carlson, Morris; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Charboutet, Elizabeth (born 1923); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Chinn, Percy (born 1914); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Cox, Loyd; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Davey, Jack (born 1911); 1999 

World War II--Military Service--Dawe, Gil; 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Deroche, Donald (born 1923); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Derocher, Bill (born 1928); 1984 

World War II--Military Service--Dobson, Marvin (born 1927); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Edmark, Harry; 1999 

World War II--Military Service--Eskela, John (born 1923); 1999 

World War II--Military Service--Forslund, Lillian; 1999 

World War II--Military Service--Foster, Gene; 1985 

World War II--Military Service--Foster, Gene; 1998 

World War II--Military Service--Frederickson, Lloyd; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Frederickson, Lloyd (born 1925); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Goldsworthy, Bill (born 1925); 1985 

World War II--Military Service--Gray, Loren (born 1918); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Greenwood, Verdon (born 1921); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Grigg, Roy; 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Hankanen, Urho (born 1921); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Hankanen, Urho; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Helsten, William (born 1913); 1989 

World War II--Military Service--Hesanage, Bed (born 1925); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Harvala, Richard (born 1918); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Holman, Stanley (born 1909); 1988 

World War II--Military Service--Huges, Eugene (born 1911); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Hytinen, Arthur; 1984 

World War II--Military Service--Jennings (born 1922); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Jewell, Gordon (born 1917); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Juhola, (born 1918); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Juntunen, Art (born 1916); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Kangas, Bernard; 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Kellner, Vernon (born 1917); 1999 

World War II--Military Service--Keto, Koland; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Keto, Warren (born 1912); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Keto, Warren; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Kiiskila, Henry (born 1916); 1984 

World War II--Military Service--Kintgen, Garfield (born 1919); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Komski, Lelsie (born 1918); 1985 

World War II--Military Service--Korby, Swant (born 1919); 1989 

World War II--Military Service--Korpi, Arvid (born 1916); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Korpi, Lawrence; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Krook, Donald (born 1922); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Krook, Donald (born 1922); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Kroon, Lloyd (born 1926); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Kyllonen, John (born 1924); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Lamb, Stewart (born 1920); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Larmour (born 1918); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Lassila, Reino (born 1922); 1999 

World War II--Military Service--Lionne, Frank (born 1911); 1988 

World War II--Military Service--Maki, William (born 1923); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Manninen, Ed (born 1911); 1988 

World War II--Military Service--Mayhon, Edward (born 1922); 1999 

World War II--Military Service--McClintock, David (born 1912); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Miller, Laurel; 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Moody (born 1918); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Moyle, Bob (born 1921); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Nankeruis, Donald (born 1925); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Nelson, John (born 1921); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Olgren, Ted (born 1924); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Olgren, Ted (born 1924); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Ombrello; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Ombrello, Daddy (born 1919); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Ombrello, Phil (born 1920); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Ostwald, Darrel (born 1924); 1997 

World War II--Military Service--Pascoe, Ben (born 1921); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Pennala, Norman; 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Peters, Tom (born 1920); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Peterson, Ed (born 1919); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Peterson, Paul (born 1920); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Pietro, Joseph (born 1924); 1989 

World War II--Military Service--Potila, Albert (born 1919); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Quinnell, Byron (born 1921); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Richards, Bob; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Richard, Robert (born 1919); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Rundman (born 1921); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Rundman, Henry (born 1921); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Sarfee, Norman (born 1923); 1989 

World War II--Military Service--Siltinen, Roy (born 1925); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Surrell, Robert; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Surrell, Robert (born 1920); 1985 

World War II--Military Service--Tasson, Louie (born 1916); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Thome, William (born 1926); 1999 

World War II--Military Service--Tonge, William (born 1923); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Trebilecock, Chuck (born 1918); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Trezaghi, John (born 1922); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Turino, Paul (born 1925); 1984 

World War II--Military Service--Uppala, Toivo (born 1911); undated 

World War II--Military Service--Vickstrom, Edward (born 1920); 1989 

World War II--Military Service--Vickstrom, Edward (born 1920); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Waters, Reggie (born 1914); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Watters, George (born 1924); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Wills, Richard (born 1920); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Windsand, Raymond (born 1919); 1994 

World War II--Military Service--Unknown; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Unknown; undated 

World War II--Military Service--Unknown; undated 

World War II--Holocaust Survivor-Brish, Adam (born 1925); 1994 

Military Service--Gulf War--Etelamaki, Doug (born 1970); 1999 

Military Service--Gulf War--Stacy, Doug; 1999 

Military Service--Korea--Byykkonen, Donald (born 1931); 1999 

Military Service--Korea--Maki, Robert (born 1929); 1994 

Military Service--Korea--Ostola, Ensio (born 1930); 1999 

Military Service--Korea--Petry, Joe (born 1931); undated 

Military Service--Korea--Sanville, Richard (born 1928); undated 

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Military Service--Korea--Smith, Charles (born 1928); 1999 

Military Service--Korea--Walimaa, Kenneth; 1999 

Military Service--Korea--Unknown; 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Allen, Tom; 1989 

Military Service--Vietnam--Anderson, Gary (born 1949); 1989 

Military Service--Vietnam--Bartanen, Charlie (born 1949); undated 

Military Service--Vietnam--Bowling, Daniel; 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Brown, Ray (born 1950); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Dehlin, James (born 1950); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Edwards, Bob (born 1948); 1989 

Military Service--Vietnam--Haapala, Bob (born 1948); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Hebein, David (born 1947); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Jokela, Allen (born 1933); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Koppinger, Mike (born 1948); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Koski, John (born 1948); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--LaCosse, Don; 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Little, Scott; 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Luibakka, Steve (born 1947); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Lyyski, Arvo (born 1944); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Ovink, John (born 1949); undated 

Military Service--Vietnam--Ovink, John (born 1949); undated 

Military Service--Vietnam--Prey, Marc (born 1949); undated 

Military Service--Vietnam--Potila, Joe (born 1948); undated 

Military Service--Vietnam--Provost, James (born 1946); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Ringette, Ronald (born 1947); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Robinson, Reece (born 1947); undated 

Military Service--Vietnam--Romback, Vic (born 1946); 1999 

Military Service--Vietnam--Homefront-Laukka, Elsie (born 1914)-Son Went to War; 1989 

Military Service--Vietnam--Unknown; undated 

Military Service--Navy--Prahm, Darrell (born 1953); undated 

Red Dust Story--"Ala Rendezvous" by Laura Matz; undated 

Red Dust Story--"As a Miner" by Brandon Michaod; undated 

Red Dust Story--"At the Time it was one of the Better Jobs Around" by Amy Coduti; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Auntie-Auntie-I-Over" by Sara Hill; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Computers in the Mines" by Brad Christian; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Confident Worker" by Try Holmgren; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Dangerous Job" by Jeremy Roberts; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Difficult Journey" by Annette Troubmly; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Dollar and a Quarter a Day" by Paul Casimir; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Everything is Just Bigger" by Christi Korpi; undated 

Red Dust Story--"An Experience Miner" by Les Burnette; undated 

Red Dust Story--"The Flooring Mill"; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Hard, Dirty, Greasy, Unrewarding Work" by Dan Rader; undated 

Red Dust Story--"From Hauling to Researching" by Scott Sundberg; undated 

Red Dust Story--"From 1943 till 1994" by Jake Uhl; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Fun Times in Green Creek" by Peter Rintamaki; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Glen's Life" by Andy Hill; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Good Money Right out of High School" by Mindy Sniden; undated 

Red Dust Story--"The Good old Days of Mining"; by Helen A.; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Gramps Life Work" by Kim Thibeault; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Hard Times"; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Hard Workin' Man" by Bonne Bell; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Hard Working Man" by Tanya Peterson; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Home of Finns and Porcupines" by Jeremy Maynard; undated 

Red Dust Story--"I Chose to Work over Further Education" by Sara Couners; undated 

Red Dust Story--"I Guess I was Born to be a Miner" by Mike Wallace; undated 

Red Dust Story--"An Interview with Mr. Carilli" by Daneille H.; undated 

Red Dust Story--"It's Been a Wonderful Life" by Josh Salmi; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Key to Success" by Rachel Sundblad; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Life and Career of Glen Adams" by Jenny Knight; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Life as the Manager" by Brandon Turino; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Life as a Miner" by Louie Ostala; undated 

Red Dust Story--"The Life of a Miner" by Holly Lawen; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Like One Big Family..." by Sara Harnett; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Little Bit Ahead of the Game" by Alison Hebein; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Living, Laughing, and Lampshades" by JoAnn Anderson; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Local History of the Past 100 Years" by Darrell Marlanen; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Logging Days were Good Days"; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Loving the Location" by Mike Duhame; undated 

Red Dust Story--"The Maintenance Mechanic" by Jamie Hytinen; undated 

Red Dust Story--"The Mayor of North Lake" by Dan Pennala; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Memories of Pleasant Prairie" by Michele Richards; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Million and One Headaches!" by Alyssia Rogers; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Miner's Life" by Briana Ulrickson; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Miner's Memories" by Heather Peterson; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Mining as a Career"; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Mining in the Old Days"; undated 

Red Dust Story--"More Interesting than I Thought" by Lindsay Nardi; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Mr. Erickson's time in the Mine" by Bonnie Erickson; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Mr. Isotalo's Experience in Mining" by Kari Marta; undated 

Red Dust Story--"My Dad; A Hard Working Man" by April Ulrickson; undated 

Red Dust Story--"My Gramps" by Christina Palomaki; undated 

Red Dust Story--"My Working Life" by Treoon P.; undated 

Red Dust Story--"The New Deal??" by Carl Koski; undated 

Red Dust Story--"One Great Mining Job" by Billy Nardi; undated 

Red Dust Story--"One Rugged Miner" by Justin Lamene; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Over Thirty-Five Year Career" by Eric Marcotte; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Part of My Father I Never Knew" by Missi Salo; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Pulling Your Own Weight" by Staci Benevenue; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Reliving Memories with Taisto" by Paula Hill; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Rememberance" by Michelle Haglund; undated 

Red Dust Story--"The Repairman"; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Skiing Past and Present" by Brian Laver; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Skilled Craftsman" by Paul Haapala; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Slow Start with a Promising End" by Jenna Alderton; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Story as a Miner" by Brandon Dodge; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Technology is the Key" by Eric Alanko; undated 

Red Dust Story--"That's why I Chose to Come Back" by Eric Wikman; undated 

Red Dust Story--"To be a Miner" by Pete Hebein; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Tough Jobs" by Jerred Racine; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Truck Drivers" by Eric Korpi; undated 

Red Dust Story--"The Truck Driving Man" by Peter Remien; undated 

Red Dust Story--"U.P. Mining" by Deanna Kauppila; undated 

Red Dust Story--"A Well Educated Man" by Tim Palomaki; undated 

Red Dust Story--"We've Never Had it so Good" by Jackie Kari; undated 

Red Dust Story--"I Work on Just About Everything with an Engine" by Victory Bertucci; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Working at the Mine" by Eric Lindstrom; undated 

Red Dust Story--"Working at the Mine" by Thon Loren; [1994] 

Red Dust Story--"Working in the Iron Industry" by Brian Helsten; undated 

Red Dust Story--"You Worked Real Hard but you Had Fun" by Kenny Kinnunen; undated 

Red Dust Story--No Title by John Saari; undated 

Red Dust Story--No Title by Jenny Konkola; undated 

Miscellaneous--Bowman, Flo (born 1919); 1997 

Miscellaneous--Harvala, Richard; undated 

Miscellaneous--Lindholm, Butch (born 1945)-Cancer Survivor; undated 

Red Dust Publications - duplicate copies 

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Box 7 of 11 Audio Tapes 

Box
18-01-02

Audio--Community and Social Life--Betts, Garry; 1993 

Audio--Community and Social Life--Maki, George; 1997 

Audio--Community and Social Life--Moody, Frank; 1988 

Audio--Depression--Tippet, Ellen; 1996 

Audio--Job History--Baird, George; 1993 

Audio--Job History--Baranger, Bobbi; undated 

Audio--Job History--Harvala, Hugo-Riverside Club; 1993 

Audio--Job History--Johnson, Buck; 1992 

Audio--Job History--Leffler, Paul; 1993 

Audio--Job History--Pellonpaa, Carl; 1993 

Audio--Job History--Pellonpaa, Carl; 1998 

Audio--Job History--Rinne, Frank; undated 

Audio--Job History--Stein, Phil; undated 

Audio--Job History--Violetta, John; 1993 

Audio--Mining--Bussone, Dave; 1986 

Audio--Mining--Decaire, Francis; 1986 

Audio--Mining--Ronn, Ernie; 1986 

Audio--Mining--Salmio, Lauri; 1996 

Audio--Mining--Satterley, Ray; 1987 

Audio--Mining--"1946 Days of Decision"-1946 Iron Strike 

Audio--Mining--Songs of Steel and Struggle; the Story of the Steel Workers 

Audio--Barnes and Hecker Presentation--Boyem, Burt; undated 

Audio--Barnes and Hecker Disaster--Wallberg, Garnder; 1984 

Audio--Barnes and Hecker Disaster Conversation--Deroche; Hill; Wallberg; Mongiat; undated 

Audio--Barnes and Hecker Disaster--"The Whole World Can't Stop Because of Our Sorrow" 

Audio--Barnes and Hecker Disaster--Narrative; undated 

Audio--Polio Epidemic--Dr. Elzinga and Bea Anderson; 1997 

Audio--Polio Epidemic--Dr. Elzinga and Bea Anderson; 1997 [copy] 

Audio--Polio Epidemic--Dr. Elzinga; 1997 

Audio--Polio Epidemic--Hill, Albert-Victim; 1997 

Audio--Polio Epidemic--Mrs. York-Victim; 1997 

Audio--Polio Epidemic--Mrs. York-Victim; 1997 [copy] 

Audio--Polio Epidemic--Reynolds, Phyllis-Reynolds Iron Lung; 1997 

Audio--Polio Epidemic--Reynolds Iron Lung; 1997 

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Box 8 of 11 Audio Tapes 

Box
18-01-02

Audio--Public Education--Alderton, Ken; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Anderson, Andrea; 1996 

Audio--Public Education--Dobson, Florence; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Dobson, Florence; 1997 

Audio--Public Education--Ducas, Barb; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Mrs. Gleason-Teacher; undated 

Audio--Public Education--Gleason, Dorothy-Teacher; 1982 

Audio--Public Education--Goethe, Norman; undated 

Audio--Public Education--Gray, Jim; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Johnson, Alice; 1996 

Audio--Public Education--Johnson, Jeff; undated 

Audio--Public Education--Johnson, Peter; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Joki, Reginald; 1996 

Audio--Public Education--Kari, Sharleen; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Keto, Marie; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Keto, Ralph; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Kulie, Ronald; 1996 

Audio--Public Education--LaFrenier, Natalie; 1996 

Audio--Public Education--Maki, Donna; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Mattila, Anita; 1996 

Audio--Public Education--Milakovich, Michelle; 1997 

Audio--Public Education--Palomaki, Isaac; 1996 

Audio--Public Education--Palomaki, Walter; 1996 

Audio--Public Education--Mrs. Peterson; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Rintamaki, Dan; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--St. Andre, Mary Ann; undated 

Audio--Public Education--St. Andre, Mary Ann; 1996 

Audio--Public Education--Swanson, Steve; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Uttio, Don-Champion Principle/Superintendent; 1996 

Audio--Public Education--VanLuven, Fred; 1990 

Audio--Public Education--Wallberg, Gardner; 1996 

Audio--World War II--Military Service--Babock, Wilson; undated 

Audio--World War II--Military Service--Benson, Arthur; 1999 

Audio--World War II--Deroche, Donald; 1994 

Audio--World War II--Military Service--Flatt, Otto; 1987 

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Box 9 of 11 Audio Tapes 

Box
18-01-02

Audio--World War II--Foster, Gene; 1998 

Audio--World War II--Homefront--Helsten, Ellen; 1994 

Audio--World War II--Honkala, Frank; 1994 

Audio--World War II--Hughes, Eugene; 1994 

Audio--World War II--Lassila, Patty; 1999 

Audio--World War II--Military Service--Matchinske, Alfred; 1987 

Audio--World War II--Moyle, Bob; 1994 

Audio--World War II--Military Service--Pascoe, Ben; undated 

Audio--World War II--Military Service--Thome, William; 1999 

Audio--World War II--Trezaghi, John; 1994 

Audio--World War II--Uppala, Toivo; undated 

Audio--Korean War--Smith, Charles; 1999 

Audio--Vietnam--Reading Names; undated 

Audio--Vietnam--Reading Names; undated 

Audio--1913 Calumet-Italian Hall 

Audio--Calumet Italian Hall Disaster--Maki, Cecelia; 1995 

Audio--Immigration--Dr. Lexmon; 1997 

Audio--Finnish American Socialist Movement in the U.P.; 1987 

Audio--Class Presentation--Frank Mody--National Mine History; 1983 

Audio--Cameron, Cathy; 1984 

Audio--Foster, Tim; undated 

Audio--Lapin, Earl; 1996 

Audio--Mrs. Viola; undated 

Audio--Unknown 

Audio--"Edmund Fitzgerald" Recreation Narrative; undated 

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Box 10 of 11 Video (VHS) Tapes 

Box
18-01-03

Video--"Polio: A Tragic Epidemic Defeated by a Triumphant Vaccine" 

Video--"Finnish Migration to America: The Quest for a Better Life" 

Video--"Mourn the Dead: Fight for the Living" 

Video--"The World Can't Stop Because of Our Sorrow" 

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Box 11 of 11 Video (VHS) Tapes 

Box
18-01-03

Video--"Days of Decision"; 1986 

Video--"Dr. Glenn T. Seaborg: The Elemental Man, A Giant of the 20th Century" 

Video--"Karelian Fever: Exodus to Build a Dream"; 2002 

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Book 

Scope and Contents note

F572.M33 R43

Box
bookshelves

F572.M33 R43 

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