Events from yesterday:
The Houghton County Street Railway Company incorporates, an electric railroad, opens in 1901.
Events for today:
- Copper Rush
Col. A.B. Gray and Mr. Schlatter arrive at Copper Harbor Mineral Agency and begin to survey Keweenaw Point
The Portage Lake Mining Gazette reported that the iron side-wheeler India had earlier become disabled off Eagle Harbor but had been repaired
While caught in a heavy fog the steamers Selwyn Eddy and Mariposa collided near Manitou Island but both survived.
The whaleback barge Whaleback No. 131 hit the reef near Copper Harbor in a fog but was later freed by tugs.
Events for tomorrow: