U.P. Living In The Upper Peninsula
Thursday, June 7, 2012
Books Book on Jackson Mine brings history alive for today's tourist
NEGAUNEE — Author Robert D. Dobson has written a new book on the Jackson Iron Ore Mine and the Section One land it was built on — We're Going to the 1845 Jackson Mine, Negaunee, Michigan.
Friday, January 1, 2010
Books NMU professor's book takes a look at the future of passenger rail service
James McCommons spent a one-year sabbatical from NMU riding the rails across much of the Amtrak system to research his new book, Waiting on a Train: The Embattled Future of Passenger Rail Service.
Monday, November 23, 2009
Books Big Shoulders
ESCANABA — Seventy years ago, the Upper Peninsula was home to over thirty CCC work camps. Escanaba-based author Bill Jamerson, tells the story of these camps through the eyes of a seventeen-year-old youth.