Book, Cradle to Grave. Winner of the 1992 Great Lakes History Prize Life, work, and death at the Lake Superior Copper Mines. Written by Larry Lankton
From the "Images of America" series. Written by The Finnish American Heritage Center Forward by Kay Seppala (Image from Arcadia Publishing website)
True Adventures on the Great Lakes Written by We Oleszewski (Image of book provided by Avery Color Studios)
From the "Images of America" series. Written by John S. Haeussler Foreword by Charles Eshbach (Image from Arcadia Publishing website)
The Book, Hard Rock Mining. Written by Tauno Kilpela Chronicles of operations on 7 major lodes of the Keweenaw mining district
The Finnish people today make up about 35% of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, but in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries when immigration was highest, the Finnish people made up the majority of the population. This book was originally published in Finnish by Armas K. E. Holmio; a Finnish immigrant, pastor and...