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  • See Also: Ishpeming, MIMarquette, MI, and  Iron County, MI for more books by UPPAA Authors
  • book cover Barns, Farms and Yarns
    by Bernhardt, Marcia Editor/Photographer

    $25.95
    320 color photographs and 30 interviews on farming in the UP
    ISBN: 0-9677230-0-0
    Publisher: Iron County Museum
    8.5×11 – PB – 132 pages
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    book cover Northern Roots
    African Descended Pioneers in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan
    Valerie Bradley-Holliday, PhD
    $19.99
    African descent individuals settled in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. An exploration reveals lived-experience based on interest and employment: lumber, mining, hunting, fishing, education, and sports.
    ISBN: 978-1-4415-4691-3 (PB)
    ISBN: 978-1-4415-4690-6 (HC)
    Publisher: XLibris
    6×9 – PB/HC – 121 pages
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    book cover The City Built at the Shiny Mountain, Negaunee, Michigan
    Robert D. Dobson
    $22.64
    A history of the first iron mining town in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula beginning in 1844. Includes 56 years of Negaunee’s Iron Herald Newspaper.
    ISBN: 978-0-9747708-9-5
    Publisher:
    8.5×11 – PB – 144 pages
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    book cover The Plank Road and the First Railroad
    From Marquette, MI, to Negaunee and Ishpeming
    by Dobson, Robert D.
    $8.25
    Shows where the first wagon road, first plank road, and first railroad went to and from Lake Superior to the first three iron ore mines and the first iron ore forge. Includes maps and photos.
    ISBN: 978-0-9747708-7-1
    Publisher: Dobson Publications
    5.5×8.5 – CM – 132 pages
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    book cover The Railroad That Never Ran
    by Dobson, Robert D.

    $8.25
    The Iron Range and Huron Bay Railroad went bankrupt in 1890 after spending $1,200,000 for a 60 foot rock cut.
    ISBN: 0-9747708-3-3
    Publisher: Dobson Publications
    5.5×8.5 – CM – 68 pages
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    book cover Frames for the Future
    Iron River Area, Michigan, 1981
    by Bernhardt, Marcia
    $25.00
    The history of Iron River and township 1840-1980 (Orig. printed 1980)
    ISBN: none
    Publisher: Iron County Museum
    8.5×11 – PB – 461 pages
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    book cover From Pine to Popple, People and Places
    by Bernhardt, Marcia

    $6.50
    Contrasts early and modern logging in Iron County for the past 125 years. Includes 1920 census list and 20+ interviews.
    ISBN: none
    Publisher: Iron County Museum
    6×9 – PB – 200 pages
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    book cover Going Back to Central
    On the Road in Search of the Past In Michigan’s Upper Peninsula
    by Emerick, Lon L.
    $19.95
    A Tale of roots, branches and fully-flowered characters based on the Author’s love and respect for his Cornish forebears.
    ISBN: 0-9650577-4-7
    Publisher: North Country Publishing
    7×10 – PB – 160 pages
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    book cover Drummond Island History, Folklore, and Early People
    by Brumwell, Jill

    $19.95
    Brings island history to life with tragic and funny stories we remember life by. Looks at the human side of progress in a small community, spanning 125 years and 7 generations of two island families.
    ISBN: 978-0-9794265-0-6
    Publisher: Black Bear Press
    8.5×5.5 – PB – 275 pages
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    book cover Anatomy of “Anatomy”
    by Hansen, Joan; Langson, Connie; and Bourgeois, Elizabeth

    $14.95
    Story of the filming of the movie “Anatomy of a Murder”
    ISBN: 0-9662247-0-1
    Publisher: Joan G. Hansen
    9.5×5.5 – PB – 80 pages
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    book cover And thereby hangs a tale
    The Memoirs of an Arse Poetica
    by Mitchell, Darby
    $15.95
    Where would you hide a secret that had to get through 400 years before it was discovered? This author hid the secret of his identity in plain sight — in the Shakespeare Folio engraving.
    ISBN: 978-1-4327-1109-2
    Publisher: Outskirts Press
    6×9 – PB – 200 pages
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