Events: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

Events from yesterday:

  • Post Office
  • 1916

    The Rock Harbor post office is re-established

Events for today:

  • Copper Rush
  • 1845

    Frederick W. Kirtland of Jackson ,MI applied for permit 859 for 1 square mile  near ,T57N , R33W

Events for tomorrow

  • Copper Rush
  • 1845

    US Mineral Agency suspends issuance of additional permits for copper land leases.

  • 1845

    Theodore Chapin of Buffalo ,NY applied for permit 137 for 1 square mile  near Keweenaw ,T57N , R31W for the Buffalo Copper Mine

  • 1845

    James D. C. Stoutenburgh of Hyde Park ,NY applied for permit 695 for 1 square mile  near Keweenaw ,T57N , R33W for the Rosendale Company

  • 1845

    Cornelius  Kidder of Baltimore ,MD applied for permit 456 for 1 square mile  near Keweenaw ,T57N , R31W for the Suffolk Mining Company

  • 1845

    William Robinson of Baltimore ,MD applied for permit 457 for 1 square mile  near Keweenaw ,T57N , R31W for the Suffolk Mining Company

  • 1845

    George Crosby of Baltimore ,MD applied for permit 458 for 1 square mile  near Keweenaw ,T57N , R31W for the Suffolk Mining Company

  • 1845

    John Hinchman of Hyde Park ,NY applied for permit 662 for 1 square mile  near ,T57N , R29W

  • 1845

    Richard L. Prickhard of Hyde Park ,NY applied for permit 698 for 1 square mile  near Keweenaw ,T57N , R33W

  • 1846

    General Stockton is ordered to move the Mineral Agency station to Sault Ste. Marie.

  • Trains
  • 1890

    The DSS&A purchases the Marquette, Houghton & Ontonagon Railroad.